It’s not often you’ll see Jim Hart sweating to read sheet music, but Marius Neset’s compositions occasionally had his (and consistently my) mind blown in Soho last night. Passages I’d sworn on record were double tracked flowed with only the slightest trace of effort backed by one of the finest young bands I’ve seen live. Featuring Ivo Neame (piano), Jasper Høiby (bass), Anton Eger (drums) and of course the astonishing Jim Hart (vibes). Marius Neset will be one of those names…those really big names.
As workload goes up, blogging goes down. Just back from Bespoked Bristol (full roundup to come) but for now, here’s a snap of me an Paul. That’s right, the Paul, of Paul Components.