Live At Blå!

by The Thing



Released on Smalltown Superjazz - 2005 (


released June 1, 2005

The Thing is:

Mats Gustafsson – reeds
Ingebrigt Håker Flaten – bass
Paal Nilssen-Love – drums

Track 1: ”Old Eyes” by Joe McPhee (Jomac/BMI), ”Haunted” by Norman Howard (Stork Music, BMI), ”Cha Lacy’s Out East” by Charles Taylor (Copyright Control).

Recorded live at Blå on the 26th of June, 2003, by Søren Brandt. Mixed and Mastered by Ingar Hunskaar at Strype Audio. Produced by The Thing. Co-produced by Joakim Haugland. Photo by Anders Mu=inge. Design by Rune Mortensen.



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Only once in a great while does a group of musicians come along with an inherent discipline that dares to question the realm between the known and the unknown. Mats Gustafsson, Ingebrigt Håker Flaten and Paal Nilssen-Love of the Scandinavian Power Trio, “The Thing,” provide a language so determined in its musical complexity, boundaries literally and figuratively disappear/Lloyd Peterson, April 200 ... more


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