The Necks: Abraham, Buck, Swanton
Angle of Repose, The Necks | ABC Jazz
Nov 3, 2011 Updated Nov 4, 2011
Continuing our celebration of Aus Music this November is a live set from The Necks. Tune-in Thursday, November 10 at 9pm.
Angle of Repose was performed by improvising trio The Necks during the Sydney festival in 2011. Read an interview about the project with Lloyd Swanton here.
Chris Abrahams; piano
Lloyd Swanton; bass
Tony Buck; drums
Recorded for ABC Radio National: January 21, 2011
A Night at the Quad
Main Quadrangle, Sydney University
Producer: Cathy Peters
Engineer: Andrei Shabunov
The Necks are an experimental jazz trio from Sydney, Australia, comprising Chris Abrahams on piano and Hammond organ, Tony Buck on drums, percussion and electric guitar and Lloyd Swanton on bass guitar and double bass. The band plays improvisational pieces of up to an hour in length that explore the development and demise of repeating musical figures. As well as jazz, their sound could be said to…
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