REVIEW: ‘Snakes and Ladders’ – Paul Edis Trio

PIANIST Paul Edis established himself as one of the leading lights of contemporary jazz and other genres in his native north-east England, over the past fifteen years or so. Following his return to London in 2020 (where he studied), he has now released uplifting piano trio album Snakes and Ladders, with double bassist Andy Champion and drummer Russ Morgan.

Read my full review at LondonJazz News…

Released on 2 October 2020 and available as a digital download at Bandcamp.

 

Paul Edis piano, Fender Rhodes
Andy Champion double bass
Russ Morgan drums

Artwork by Lynsey Gray

pauledis.co.uk

Self-released (2020)

‘Sure Will Hold a Boat’ – Graeme Wilson Quartet

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SURE ENOUGH, it’s a quirky, kite-flying album cover… but the eight-or-so finely tuned ‘tentacles’ behind saxophonist Graeme Wilson’s new quartet release, Sure Will Hold a Boat, deliver over sixty minutes of bubbling, accessible and original contemporary jazz.

Read the full review at LondonJazz News…

Available from Jazz CDs.

 

Graeme Wilson tenor saxophone
Paul Edis piano
Andy Champion double bass
Adam Sinclair drums

Pleasureland Records – GBWQ002 (2016)