Wild Card feat. Binker Golding, Graeme Flowers & Corina Kwami
Eclectic mix of Afro/Samba, swing and raw funk numbers.
Critically acclaimed Clement Regert's Wild Card is a melting-pot of musical ideas, fusing urban rhythms, Hard-bop and grooves with latin and jazz attitude
For the EFG London jazz Festival 2021 show they have gathered the "A team" which comprises of multi award-winner saxophonist Binker Golding and virtuoso trumpeter Graeme Flowers all backed up by the core organ trio of Sophie Alloway on drums, Andy Noble on Hammond Organ, and French guitarist/band leader, Clement Regert.
You can expect to hear their eclectic mix of Afro/Samba, swing and raw funk numbers.”
Special guest US songstress Corina Kwami will join them for a few tunes.
Sophie Alloway: Drums
Clement Regert: Guitar
Andy Noble: Hammond organ
Graeme Flowers: Trumpet
Binker Golding: Tenor Sax
Corina Kwami: Guest singer
2x "Album of the week" ★★★★ Evening Standard
"Best 10 Jazz Album of the year" ★★★★The Telegraph
"Excellent playing… Wild Card’s natural habitat is in live performance… raising the roof in the right club environment…Exciting stuff.” The JazzMann ★★★★
"Un Groupe passionant!" Alex Dutilh "France Musique"
"I love Wild Card" NPR Atlanta 91.9FM (Aaron Cohen MD)
"Sounds great...grooves like crazy" Russ Davis "Voice of America"
"My goodness me, phenomenal band, you gotta love these guys...very exciting and energetic " Linley Hamilton BBC JAZZ WORLD