Finally, parts of a reunion gig with Marcio Mattos and Mark Sanders have been documented on YouTube. 'Chris Biscoe at Flim Flam September 2019' will bring up the filmed extracts, though my favourite is by my unpronounceable doppelganger Chris Biscscoe. Excellent as this name is it pales beside the wonderful B Bifbo.

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Inner Space
Loz Speyer's Inner Space featuring Rachel Musson has gigs in London and Brighton. The recent CD on Leo Records  (LR782) is called Life on the Edge, and you can find out more by visiting www.lozspeyer.com/innerspace
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Two of a Mind with alto saxophonist Allison Neale and Chris on baritone sax is based on the freewheeling, wonderfully melodic interpretations of standard material recorded 50 years ago by Gerry Mulligan and Paul Desmond on Blues in Time and Two of a Mind. Then and Now, the band’s debut album on Trio Records, includes some tracks using arrangements from those original recordings, as well as new compositions and arrangements by Chris and Allison. In live performances Chris now features alto clarinet as well as baritone sax. Recent gigs were in Leicester, Hastings, Wolverhampton with Fleece Jazz, Suffolk, coming up next.
Allison Neale
Allison Neale
Cartoon (formerly the The Morph Trio), with Chris, Roger Turner and Newcastle based double bassist John Pope, played its first concerts in Newcastle. Subsequently the trio toured in Italy and recorded with Sergio Armaroli, Giancarlo Schiaffini and Walter Prati in December 2018.

‘Change of Meaning’ is the first CD release from Cartoon, and the 100th CD in the Confront Collectors Series. Featuring a complete live set recorded at The Bridge in Newcastle, and a 16 minute studio performance, the CD is an introduction to the trio in full interactive mode.
Available now from www.confrontrecordings.com

‘Trio plus Trio’ Sergio Armoroli Trio plus Cartoon is available now. It is on the Dodicilune label and can be bought direct at www.dodiciluneshop.it
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New collaboration by Way Out West members Chris Biscoe and Kate Williams brings together two outstanding improvisers in a quartet featuring original compositions by Chris and Kate, plus great standards and a few choice selections from the Bill Evans songbook. Rising star Flo Moore and ever inventive drummer Tristan Mailliot complete an exciting line-up. First gig at the Cadogan Hall during the EDF London Jazz Festival had an enthusiastic and responsive audience. 

Kate Williams

Mo Foster and Friends, featuring guitarist Ray Russell creates small band interpretations of  some of the big band arrangements and compositions of Gil Evans, Mike Gibbs and Jaco Pastorius as well as originals by Mo and Ray. The band continues to play live, but the main focus at present is on completing a debut CD.

Kate Willims
Flo Moore

Flo Moore

John Pope
Roger Turner
Chris Biscoe

Chris Biscoe

Roger Turner

John Pope


In December 2018 at Area Sismica, Forli, bassist John Pope and Chris Biscoe played for the first time as a duo. You can hear most of our set on this download which can be purchased from Bandcamp.
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https://johnpope.bandcamp.com/album/unforseen


John Pope Chris Biscoe Unforseen album cover

Wobbly Rail 5

There’s a new release by the Wobbly Rail 5 featuring Chris Biscoe, Pete Hurt, Liam Noble, Steve Watts and Jon Scott. Recorded and mixed by Andy Cleyndert, it includes compositions by Chris, Pete, Liam and Thelonious Monk. The recording is available as a download only, produced by Chris Topley. The Wobbly Rail image is an original painting by Kate Westbrook, included as a free high-res download.

50% of receipts will be donated to Refuge Against Domestic Violence.

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The link to Bandcamp is

https://chrisbiscoe.bandcamp.com/album/wobbly-rail-five


The CD ‘Live at Campus West’ is available again, this time as a CD with free download and unlimited streaming, or as a download only. Release date May 1st

https://chrisbiscoe.bandcamp.com/album/live-at-campus-west

 

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