In August ’12 The Jazzinvaders spent some days in the studio with Hammond legend Dr. Lonnie Smith. During this session over 10 tracks were recorded. The new Jazzinvaders album ft. Dr. Lonnie Smith will be released early 2013 on Unique Records.
Sometimes opportunity knocks and one has to act with great speed and without reservations. In this case there was a need to visit the Doctor and the outcome of the visit was a nice recipe for a new Jazzinvaders album. The Doctor being none other then the wonderful Dr Lonnie Smith, King of the Hammond Sound and star of the early Blue Note label. Responsible for some legendary recordings with George Benson and Lou Donaldson just to name a few. Lees verder
The annual Jazz meeting in Rotterdam was a great success. Once more a great opportunity for The Dutch Nu-Jazz Movement to promote itself. With members of State of Monc, The Jazzinvaders and Scallymatic Orchestra being present, we received very good feedback on the upcoming album by Scallymatic Orchestra ft Soul Mack and lots of people seemed to enjoy the live performances by The Jazzinvaders (live at Radio 6 as well as their successful showcase later that night). Lees verder
Vrijdag 22 juni zal The Dutch Nu-Jazz Movement samen met Music & More aanwezig zijn op de jaarlijkse Jazzdag welke gehouden gaat worden in Lantaren Venster. In de hal treft u ons aan met een gezamelijke stand. Wilt u meer weten over de Dutch Nu-Jazz Movement of bij Music & More aangesloten acts, aarzel dan niet onze stand te bezoeken. Uiteraard zijn er ook de hele dag allerlei showcases aan de gang. 1 daarvan zal worden verzorgd door The Jazzinvaders, tussen 22:30 – 23:00u kunt u deze band aan het werk zien en horen in de foyer van Lantaren Venster. ‘s Middags kunt u ze ook al live gaan zien wanneer ze te gast zijn bij Mijke’s Middag op Radio 6 dat voor de gelegenheid uit zal zenden live vanaf locatie.
It will take a little while but you should know that recently The Jazzinvaders started recording their fourth album. As always, The Jazzinvaders are keen to explore new musical territories so at this moment in time, it is kinda hard to tell which direction they’ll be heading. One thing is for sure, the boys and girl are enjoying the process to the fullest and will come up with some great harmonies, grooves and lovely melody-lines which, put together will be a feast for the listener once more!
Friday June 22nd, the Dutch annual Jazzdag meeting will take place once more at LantarenVenster in Rotterdam. Besides workshops, meetings and discussions there will be lots of bands showcasing at several locations. This year – member of The Dutch Nu-Jazz Movement – The Jazzinvaders have been selected to do a showcase. Entrance is free so there’s no excuse not to be there! Check the complete line-up here.
Here’s some news from the Jazzinvaders HQ. As The Invaders keep exploring the universe they decided to re- record some tunes from their third album Blow! This time you can actually see the band perform in a studio setting. Performing live is the ultimate way of doing what they’d like doing most. If you would like to come and check the band out, live on stage, keep an eye on the upcoming calendar. Right now The Jazzinvaders are working on a new project but that is still work in progress, it’s gonna be something else (yet again). We will keep you posted! Meanwhile enjoy the new movies.