Vels Trio and Shabaka Hutchings combine on new cut '40 Point'.
These are fascinating times for British jazz. There's a strong sense of energy in the scene, allowing new ideas, new projects to blossom.
Vels Trio will release new 'Yellow Ochre' EP shortly (purchase LINK), fusing tripped out hip-hop beats with some exploratory melodies.
Clash is able to premiere new cut '40 Point', and it's a sizzling collaboration with multi-instrumentalist Shabaka Hutchings.
Presenting two voices in UK jazz intersecting, '40 Point' is a fascinating, inspirational listen.
Tune in now.
Catch Vels Trio at the following shows:
6 Bristol SU, JFStival
8 Bristol The Canteen
9 Bath The Nest
21 London Total Refreshment Centre
24 Glasgow International Festival
30 Deal, Kent The Light House