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Flat Earth Society

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Flat Earth Society

Flat Earth Society USA tour 2014:

Rochester Jazz Festival on June 21st and 22nd. Dates in Ottawa and Toronto pending.

“The music is full of bizarre and shocking juxtapositions…but once you’ve got over the sheer oddity, the juxtaposition becomes poetic, though in a surreal way. It’s as if a night scene in a Raymond Chandler novel were suddenly invaded by a flock of seagulls. Vermeersch’s approach is risky, which is what makes it so energising.” (Ivan Hewett — The Telegraph) “Flat Earth Society, a tight 15-piece band led by clarinettist and composer Peter Vermeersch, late of X-Legged Sally. Two brilliant sets confirmed how accomplished they are, twisting rapidly from theatrical bombast to tenderness, collective improv, mad movie-chase music and back to swinging anthems... Wet is Wet presented jazz as envisaged by Goebbels. Vermeersch grins impishly, like a young Daniel Libeskind, as he directs his close-knit ensemble. He is a monster talent, with an outrageously original band.” (John L. Walters — The Guardian, about the concert at the London Jazz Festival, Nov 2007)...
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Tracks 6:31 Experiments In The Revival Of Organisms ♫ 3:50 Sneak Attack Of The Sponges ♫ 5:11 Patsy ♫ 4:21 Fast Forward ♫ 3:57 Six Pine Trees ♫ 3:49 Stoptime Rag ♫ 11:36 Raincheck ♫ 4:26 Intersections ♫ 6:34 Goat's Wool Without Abbas ♫ 4:04 Betwixt & Between ♫ 4:53 Unconditional Lucifer ♫ 5:27 Meet Luke Devereaux ♫ 7:28 Domination Of Black ♫ Total duration 1:12:07 Artists Peter Vermeersh Keyboards, Compositor, Saxophone Stefaan Blancke Saxophone, Trombone Benjamin Boutreur Saxophone Berlinde Deman Tuba Bart Maris Trumpet Michel Mast Saxophone Marc Meeuwissen Trombone Kristof Roseeuw Double Bass Luc Van Lieshout Trumpet Peter Vandenberghe Keyboards, Piano Bruno Vansina Flute, Baritone Sax Teun Verbruggen Drums Pierre Vervloesem Guitar Wim Willaert Accordion, Keyboards Tom Wouters Clarinet, Vibes Release date: Jan 2013

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