Wednesday April 12th - Wild Card
8.30pm - 11pm - London based, French guitarist Clement Regert's Wild Card is a melting pot of musical ideas!
Clement Regert's Wild Card is a melting pot of musical ideas, fusing urban rhythms and grooves with a Latin attitude. The music is dynamic, exuberant and flamboyant. appealing to jazz fans and more mainstream-music lover alike.
Clement Regert is a French guitarist from
Paris. Since he moved to London in 2005,
Clement has played in numerous venues
and festivals in the UK such as The London jazz Festival, London Latin-Jazz Festival, Ronnie Scott, Pizza Express Soho, Jazz café Posk, The Teignmouth Jazz festival or the Canary Wharf jazz Festival and collaborated with the likes of Lianne Carroll, Natalie Williams, Dennis Rollins, Mark Mondesir, Andrew McCormack, Robert Mitchell, Ross Stanley, Jay Phelps or Mike Gorman to name just a few.
He founded Wild Card and recorded/produced his debut album
"Mixity" in 2008.
Clement Regert is Broadly travelling the
same nu-Jazz path as Italy's Nicola Conte
but takes a better solo." Evening Standard
"A great Guitarist!" Jazzwise
"Jubilant melodies, Thick pulsating guitar
licks!" Young & Serious
"Full Marks to Clement Regert for
his incisive guitar playing" Jazz Journal
Sophie Alloway is one of the most in
demand drummer in the UK.
She has toured the UK, Australia, and new
Zealand with Roots Manuva,. As well as
performing on later with Jools Holland,
Mercury Music Prize, BBC Introducing and
playing festival such as London Jazz
Festival, Glastonbury and Bestival.
She has also toured with the Michael
Jackson musical "Thriller".
Recording session for Roots Manuva, Wild
Card, Hazel O'Connor, Wagga Man/Theo
Gordon (producer), John Hogg as well as
numerous recordings as a jazz drummer.
Originally from Australia now residing in London since 2004. Performing across town with a variety of jazz groove and latin projects.
During his time he has performed with saxophonist Derek Nash, Roberto Manzin, Reanato D'Aiello, Christian Brewer, Simon Spillet, Ed Jones, Toni Kofi and Gary Plumey, conger Robin Jones, Guitarists Jim Mullen and Carl Orr, singer Ola Onabule and Kenny Thomas.
He has also performed at Edimburgh Fringe Fest, London Jazz Festival, GoodwoodFest of speed, The British Jazz Fest, Music live at Birmingham NEC, All out Guitar Fest, Marlborough Jazz Fest, The Teignmouth Jaz Fest and The Isle of Whight Int. Jazz Festival.
Jazzland Members £7.50 (Use discount code MBR at the checkout)
Students £5 (Use discount code STU at the checkout)