Collection includes four studio albums and one collaboration album by American rock band Arbouretum.
‘Between the Lines’ is the third album from the Dave Stapleton Quintet and their most accomplished and complete statement to date. Following a series of 4 and 5 star reviews from the UK, French and German press with their second album ‘The House Always Wins’, Between the Lines confirmed their promise and firmly launch the Dave Stapleton Quintet as one of the finest outfits on the UK Jazz scene. Full of robust melodies, hard hitting grooves and fiery playing, Between the Lines is a hugely dynamic, powerful, and engaging work packed with a warmth and a depth that is utterly compelling.
Dave King has been lauded as the firebrand drummer and co-composer behind the groundbreaking Bad Plus trio. His interest in various musical styles and situations has found him active in contemporary jazz, rock, electronic music and progressive improvisation based ensembles. But for all his divergent interests, King has remained a student and practitioner in the jazz drumming tradition. On his new Sunnyside record I’ve Been Ringing You, King realized his desire to create a modern jazz recording using straight ahead and avant-garde tendencies built off of the jazz tradition he has held so dear.
DAVE KERZNER is already known to me due to the well-made Sound Of Contact debut 'Dimensionaut' from the year 2013, which shows him handling the keyboards exclusively. 'Static' yet is his second solo album in the meanwhile, where he has invited some well known collaborators to support him. It's always tricky when having such names like Steve Hackett, Nick D'Virgilio or Colin Edwin decorating the credits…