QOW Trio – QOW Trio
(Ubuntu Music. UBU0068. CD Review by Patrick Hadfield)
The members of tis trio were apparently drawn together by their shared appreciation of the sax-bass-drums trios lead by Sonny Rollins, and it is the energy and exuberance of Rollins’ trios that first springs to mind: QOW Trio have the same kind of liveliness and bounce. But whilst they may take inspiration from an earlier jazz age, this album also feels up to date and of its own time.
There’s also a…