• MoonMot // The Whiskey Jar

  • Mon, 17-02-2020 at 20:00
  • NQ Jazz
    14 Tariff Street
    M1 2FF Manchester
MoonMot // The Whiskey Jar - NQ Jazz - Manchester

MoonMot plays refreshingly radical jazz with a large portion of punk attitude.' - Matthieu Michel, Member of Jury at BeJazz Transnational 2019MoonMot is a UK/Swiss collaboration, formed when LUME was invited to the Jazzwerkstatt Festival in Bern, Switzerland in February 2017. LUME then presented a set by the group supporting The Thing at London Jazz Festival 2017. In March 2019 MoonMot reconvened for a six date Swiss tour and recorded their debut album, featuring compositions from all the band members and due for release on Swiss label Unit Records on 14th February 2020. To coincide with the release the sextet will tour the UK in February and mainland Europe in March 2020.Watch/Listen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hum4nXB4CrMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNL49nQIEk0 For more information about the album and tour: moonmot.comDee Byrne // alto saxophone, electronicsSimon Petermann // trombone, electronicsCath Roberts // baritone saxophoneOli Kuster // Fender Rhodes, electronicsSeth Bennett // double bassJohnny Hunter // drumsDoors 8pm // Music 8.30pmEntry £5 / £4 Students OTD