Two original and totally distinctive bands representing different aspects of the stunningly varied UK jazz and improvised music scenes.
RESOLUTE bring together free improvisation, grooves, ambience, poetry, spoken word, noise and contemporary jazz to produce fiercely original music. Gboyega Odubanjo: vocals, Raph Clarkson: trombone, FX, vocals, Phil Merriman: keyboards, Simon Roth: drums.
“The music runs the gamut from free jazz freakiness to warbling bloopy electronica” – Thomas H Green, The Arts Desk
The Arthur O’Hara trio visit Sheffield following an appearance at the Love Supreme Roundhouse day festival, and draw on influences including Thundercat, Sons of Kemet, and Kneebody to produce music that brings together jazz, funk and rock,. Chelsea Carmichael – tenor sax, Arthur O'Hara – electric bass, Ed Harley – drums.
"Explosive moments with a cooler minimalism" – Jazzwise magazine