Active since: February 4, 2002
The GGRIL is a miracle : a monster 14 pieces improv band out from a remote little town of eastern Quebec....3 electric guitars, basses, percussions and classical trained strings... gathered to explore improvisations games and non-linear strategy with an unique sound
The GGRIL has been active since 2007, and in addition to the compositions of its members worked through workshop with musicians of the caliber of Jean Derome, René Lussier, Evan Parker and Danielle P. Roger.
The GGRIL is releasing COMBINES a LP showcasing the band's sound and Éric Normand's compositions in a well produced and good looking album. Find it and pre-order on bandcamp !...
The result is consistently engaging music that’s as surprising as it is thoughtfully determined. By Stuart Broomer in Musicworks #115 (Canada), March 1, 2013
Vivaces is a blueprint of sorts, a how-to for groups exploring large group improvisations...