ARTIST
TITLE
Entree Des Puys De Grele
FORMAT
CD

LABEL
CATALOG #
BIS 007CD BIS 007CD
GENRE
RELEASE DATE
4/6/2018

Improvised trio featuring sound engineer and Synthi player Jean-Marc Foussat, and father and son Christian and Quentin Rollet. Foussat is famous for his hundreds of recordings of Derek Bailey, Steve Lacy, Massacre, Carlos Zingaro, Joëlle Léandre, and many others free improvisers, for labels like Hat Hut, Tzadik, and Rectangle. He made a cult record in 1983 called Abattage and has his own label Fou Records on which he releases mainly his own music. Christian Rollet is the drummer of Workshop De Lyon, one of the oldest French free jazz bands (with over 50 years of activity) and founded the ARFI collective in 1977. He also plays in La Marmite Infernale and many other projects. Quentin Rollet, son of Christian Rollet, plays alto and sopranino sax. He used to run the Rectangle record label from 1995 to 2004 and then started Bisou Records in 2015 with Isabelle Magnon. He plays mostly free music and is often invited to play with bands like Nurse With Wound, The Red Krayola, Prohibition, Mendelson, Akosh S. Unit, Thierry Müller, Ilitch, and Drame. Personnel: Jean-Marc Foussat (Synthi AKS, vocals), Christian Rollet (drums, percussion), Quentin Rollet (alto sax, sopranino sax, keys, voice).