The Other Place

by Curios

supported by
john greenwood
john greenwood thumbnail
john greenwood I have grown to appreciate the excellent musicianship even more over time. This is a fun album, well played and well produced. Another gem in the Edition catalogue. Well done Favorite track: Pursuit.
/
  • Digital Album
    Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    Purchasable with gift card

      £8.20 GBP  or more

    You own this

     

  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    This is the CD release & download.

    Includes unlimited streaming of The Other Place via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 1 day
    Purchasable with gift card

      £10 GBP or more 

    You own this  

     

1.
06:01
2.
04:17
3.
05:38
4.
05:09
5.
10:27
6.
01:30
7.
05:50
8.
05:28
9.
07:06
10.

about

Led by pianist and composer Tom Cawley and featuring bassist Sam Burgess and drummer Joshua Blackmore, CURIOS just get better and better. Winner of ‘Best Band’ at the last BBC Jazz Awards, they are a trio in their prime. With several years together and two acclaimed albums under their belt already, they share an empathy and collective insight that makes them one of the most brilliant piano trios in the world. Impure, their third album, and debut for Edition Records, marks the next leap forward in a remarkable creative journey that shows no sign of slowing.

If 2008‘s Closer was noted for its intricate intimacy and florid romanticism then Impure engages fully with the trio’s extraordinary live performances. Cawley has opened up the music to fully explore the group’s collective potency. There is an even greater sense of the trio as a living, breathing entity; three distinct voices merged in one song, engaged in a shared exploration of the spaces within and around Cawley’s distinctive compositions.

While the music retains it’s dramatic quality there is a more mediative feel to their creative excavations driven by Cawley’s expressive, beautiful playing and the sublimely empathetic contribution of Burgess and Blackmore. Furthermore Cawley’s subtle use of a Loop Station both as a texture and as a device to compose around adds a fresh voice to the trio’s sonic palate. All music by Tom Cawley

credits

released March 29, 2010

TOM CAWLEY piano & effects
SAM BURGESS double bass
JOSHUA BLACKMORE drums

license

all rights reserved

tags

about

Edition Records UK

Founded in 2008, Edition Records is a British Independent Jazz Record Label with a European sensibility and global presence.

New Music. New Thinking.

contact / help

Contact Edition Records

Streaming and
Download help

Shipping and returns

Redeem code