This Thursday at the New Music Collective
This coming Thursday New Music Collective presents two bands at the darkroom, kickin off at 8.30pm. Free entry.
Thursday 26th July at the darkroom.
Embracing all things Hardcore, Hardcortet blaze a new track with balls to wall intensity. Led by Darren Picking and featuring some of the CPIT Jazz School’s top talent.
New Music is what NMC is all about and Wombat bring their gritty high energy jazz to the Darkroom stage. About to hit the studio this band is not to be missed. Featuring Darren Pickering, Reuben Derrick, Jo McCullum and Michael Story.
Next NMC coming up...
Thursday 9th August at the Wunderbar, Lyttelton - Frode Gjerstad (Norway)
New Music from the North!
Pioneering Improvising reedsman FRODE GJERSTAD! has been active in Adventurous new music for 40 years playing with such innovators as
Derek Bailey, John Stevens, William Parker, Johnny Mbizo Dyani, Rashid Bakr, Louis Moholo-Moholo, Hamid Drake, Peter Brotzmann. This is his first visit to Aotearoa!
PAAL NILSSEN-LOVE toured NZ last year as drummer with awesome power trio THE THING. He is Norways leading modern drummer and collaborates regularly with Mats Gustaffson, Peter Brotzmann, Neneh Cherry, Sten Standell,
Lasse Marhaug and Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten.
Jon Rune Strøm is one of Norways leading young double bass players, this is his first visit to NZ
The FRODE GJERSTAD TRIO - free jazz, improvised music, new music, jazz, adventurous sounds, fire music, ecstatic jazz, soul jazz, good times!