THE THING is BACK in Europe after some INTENSE days in Hong Kong and Shenzhen — thank you all involved!!!
check this videoclip out – celebrating the 25th anniversary of copenhagen jazzhouse, right before flying to Asia
with deep friends Anna Högberg, Goran Kajfes and the mighty Joe McPhee!!!
playing Bota Fogo (love) , Alien (mcphee) and Aim ( gustafsson)
HONG KONG MEATS………
hitting it all hard!
see you out there……..
video from the great Meteo festival – late august – in Mulhouse!
with the hidros 6 NU ensemble – with new members Mariam Wallentin on vocals and Anders Nyqvist on trumpet!
making an attack on the music & lyrics of the king of rocknroll: Richard Wayne Penniman aka LITTLE RICHARD!
watch out for activity in november! MAJOR polish plans and resdidencies as well as some stockholm blow outs and ending up at the GREAT Wels unlimited festival.
more news soon , aslo about the Hidros 7 Nu ensemble performing and deconstructing the music of Frank Zappa!
a very creatively edited video from a ROCKIN concert in budapest this june, during the EU bus tour of Fire! Orchestra just showed up recently – enjoy it!
WE`LL BE BACK!!!
peace & fire /// the fire! team
a new version of the NU ensemble will see the light and hear the noise… in sardinia this week!!!
a deconstruction of Frank Zappa´s music and lyrics with the NU ensemble and GUSH!!!!!
Mats Gustafsson (sax, composition)
Sten Sandell (piano)
Raymond Strid (drums)
THE NU ENSEMBLE:
Nate Wooley (trumpets)
Anders Nyqvist (trumpets)
Jaap Blonk (vocal)
Julien Desprez (guitar)
Ken Vandermark (tenor sax and clarinet)
Mette Rasmussen (alto sax)
Jamie Saft (organ and rhodes)
Ingebrigt Haker Flaten (electric bass)
Morgan Agren (drums)
Hedvig Mollestad (guitar)
conducted by Bas Wiegers
sound by Mikael Werliin
HIDROS 7 ZAP
world premiere: sep 9th, 2016
new update…. vinyls for sale….. free jazz / improvised music / world music…. all u need….
1st friday every month…. a lot of HEAVY vinyls to digest!
kondo w lovens in duo… one of the most KICKIN duo records ever recorded!!!
solo sax concert in connection to Albert Oehlen´s exhibition “HELP I AM A ROCK” in Weidingen this summer.
beautifully filmed in the amazing gallery Kunst In Wedingen / galleri Max Hetlzer
saxophones, piano mate and live – electronics
check it all out here:
after an amazing summer… with insane nightliner bus actvities and festival blow outs…..
the mighty Fire! Orchestra takes a little break for the year and will come back strong at a venue close to YOU!
playing the new piece RITUAL with a 20 piece group, sound guys, light guys and tour managers, agents and merch people… we just wanna thank everyone involved for an AMAZING year… audience, presenters, musicians… EVERYONE involved!!!
see u all soon /// peace & fire //// mats, johan & andreas
rare vinyls of free jazz and world music!
every first friday of the month.
new small update w a REALLY rare JG records holy grail!
incl the HEAVIEST track ever from the classic Brötzmann / van Hove / Bennink – trio!
one vinyl per day keeps the doctor away………..