Out February 7th via Hate Laugh Music
Featuring MIKKEL PLOUG – Guitar (Denmark), SIMON JERMYN – Electric Bass (Ireland/Brooklyn) & KEVIN BROW – Drums (Canada)
Alto saxophonist and composer Pete Robbins has united a quartet of musicians with far-flung origins from across North America and Europe. Recorded at the end of one of their numerous European tours, Live in Basel documents a band focused on the interaction of its members.
The quartet is rooted in the time Robbins has spent in Copenhagen. After spending half of 2002 in the city, Robbins has returned frequently in the intervening years. His first acquaintance from the group was Kevin Brow, a drummer originally from Toronto living in Copenhagen. Bassist Simon Jermyn, an Irish ex-pat to New York, was introduced to Robbins by Brow. Continue reading