Niklas Barnö, trumpet
Joel Grip, double bass
Didier Lasserre, drums
released April 1, 2012
Recorded at Ackenbush, Malakoff, France
on July 11 & 12, 2011.
Cover photo by Stéphane Berland.
Two years after their critically acclaimed debut "Snus", Niklas Barnö (trumpet), Joel Grip (double bass) and Didier Lasserre (drums) return with a new brew of their addictive mix of free jazz and free improv. Their music has been described as scorching, raw, direct, subtle, convulsive, skronking, spacious, abrasive, tempered and abstract at times, all of which are pretty valid statements. Get a taste and make up your own mind!
Guy Sitruk, Jazz à Paris
Magnus Nygren, SoundOfMusic
Stef Gijssels, Free Jazz
Eyal Hareuveni, AllAboutJazz
Philippe Carles, Jazz Magazine
Luc Bouquet, Le Son du Grisli
Joël Pagier, ImproJazz
Ken Waxman, JazzWord
Franpi Barriaux, Sun Ship
Jean Buzelin, Culture Jazz
Leif Carlsson, Tidningen Kulturen
Stuart Kremsky, The IAJRC Journal
Founded in 2000 in Sweden, Ayler Records has gained recognition among Free Jazz fans by releasing both archive and
contemporary recordings documenting the American, Scandinavian and French Free Jazz scenes.
In 2009, Ayler Records moved to France and has since opened the catalogue to recordings in less direct relationship with the Free Jazz canon, while remaining faithful to its original spirit....more