Jasper Høiby - Wild Thing

Print

Jazzwise-July-2016-cover350Jasper Høiby’s Fellow Creatures, featuring horn-section stars Laura Jurd and Mark Lockheart, finds the Danish bassist pushing beyond the tightly-wound trio parameters of his work with Phronesis and into the realms of extended ensemble barrier-busting as heard on their newly released eponymous album. Stuart Nicholson digs his claws into the critter and discovers why Høiby is kicking against today’s consumer-culture, opting for the slow burn over the quick fix

This is an extract from Jazzwise Issue #209 – to read the full article click here to Subscribe, save money