Press Quotes

“… awesome…” - Nathan Turk, Signal To Noise

“… Grillot… impressive…” - Jay Collins, Cadence Magazine

“François Grillot… cooks to the boiling point” - Florence Wetzel, All About Jazz

“…Grillot's bass… shines through” - David Dupont, One Final Note

“… a dark tone and rare aggression.” - John Chacona, One Final Note

“… rock solid bass lines” - Chris Forbes, Cosmic Debris

“Grillot reinforces …time…” - Rex Butters, All About Jazz

Bang!

Bang! - Undivided Vision Records

Musicians on record:

  • André Martinez - drums, steel drum, & percussion
  • Doug Principato - guitar, vocals & keyboards
  • Jason Candler - alto saxophone
  • Sabir Mateen - alto & tenor sax, alto clarinet, flute 
  • Mark Hennen - Yamaha CP-70 electric grand piano 
  • Francóis Grillot - contrabass
  • Firehorse - electronics
  • Stephen Ayantoye Aniyikaye - talking drum

Recording track list:

  1. Breaking the Malaise (8:59)
  2. Bojangles (8:16)
  3. Time To Vote! (5:58)
  4. Talking Drum Interlude (5:58)
  5. A New Arrival (1:37)
  6. Simply Simple, Isn't It? (12:06)

Bang! - release info:

Undivided Vision Records

Undivided Vision Records. 
Produced by André Martinez, Doug Principato & Jason Candler
Recorded live at the FusionArt Museum, New York, March 14, 2004
by Doug "grand pepper of reality" Principato & Jason Candler
Additional production & mixing by Doug Principato at Pepper Temple Studio
Mastered by Jason Candler

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