This new trio with Amsterdam-based guitarist Jasper Stadhouders and longtime sparring partner Frank Rosaly on drums recently released our debut album ICOCI on Aerophonic Records. This record was recorded live in Amsterdam at OCCI in December 2017, and the band will be back on tour in Europe this fall, doing a nine-date tour of Europe from November 14th-22nd in Czech Republic, Austria, Germany, France, and Netherlands. Check out the concerts page for the full listings.
Branch/Rempis/Flaten/Ostvang in Europe - March 2018
In early March, we did a whirlwind tour of Austria, Belgium, and Norway with a new quartet featuring Jaimie Branch, myself, Ingebrigt Håker Flaten, and Tollef Ostvang. This great backstage candid came from our friends at Sound In Motion in Antwerp, after a very long travel day. Click through to see come concert footage from Bergen, Norway.
The Bridge in France - February 2018
Check out this great Radio France interview and concert broadcast from our February 2018 tour featuring myself with fellow Chicago Keefe Jackson, along with our French counterparts Christine Wodrascka on piano, and Didier Lasserre and Peter Orins on drums. This was an incredible tour, three solid weeks only in France with a wide variety of concerts, workshops, discussions, and contexts.
Pulp Interview - 9-30-17
I recently sat down for a lengthy phone interview with Eric Gallipo at Pulp in Ann Arbor, related to our Ballister concert there. Check it out here.