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A billboard outside the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport advises travelers to report “Suspicious Activity,” a phrase which typifies the “paranoid security-conscious society in which we're now living,” says The Bad Plus bassist Reid Anderson. Struck by the advisory, drummer David King found in it the perfect title for the new Bad Plus album and the perfect metaphor for the group's new music.

“There is a sound in the middle of the three of us that is The Bad Plus,” says David. On Suspicious Activity?, the group's third album for Columbia Records, that sound moves and grows in fantastic new directions, testing limits of what an acoustic bass-piano-drums trio can accomplish and what genuinely new music can actually sound like.

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Discography

Never Stop II

Never Stop II

Legbreaker Records
2018

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It's Hard

It's Hard

Okeh
2017

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The Bad Plus Joshua Redman

The Bad Plus Joshua...

Nonesuch Records
2015

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The Bad Plus: The Rite Of Spring

The Bad Plus: The...

Sony Masterworks
2014

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The Rite of Spring

The Rite of Spring

Sony Masterworks
2014

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Never Stop

Never Stop

E1 Music
2012

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Wolf Out

Wolf Out

The Bad Plus
Made Possible

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