Wild Card

Featuring Denys Baptiste & Graeme Flowers

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Last Show: Wednesday 5 th July 2017

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Critically acclaimed Clement Regert's Wild Card is a melting-pot of musical ideas, fusing urban rhythms, Hard-bop and grooves with Latin and jazz attitude. For tonight’s show they have a stellar line up which comprises of special guests  top UK Saxophonist  Denys Baptiste (McCoyTyner, Incognito ...) and virtuoso Trumpeter,  Graeme Flowers (K.Eastwood, M.Buble...) backed up by the core Organ trio of Sophie Alloway on Drums, Andy Noble  on Hammond Organ and French guitarist/band leader Clement Regert. You can expect to hear their famous mix of Afro-jazz, Hard-bop, Samba and raw funk numbers.  

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"Best 10 jazz album of the year 2015"

★★★★ The Telegraph

Organic Riot  ★★★“Album of the week”    The Evening Standard

"Wild Card gets on down, just for the Funk of it. That's a great gift to give to the world" ★★★  All About Jazz

"Anyone who thinks the jazz scene has been surrendered to the squeaky experimentalists should Sit back and let the adrenalin sizzle! ★★★ The Art Desk

"This band can't stop but funk so stop thinking, start grooving!"★★★ Jazzwise 

""Whaoo! What a band! ...You are in for a real treat." Linley Hamilton BBC "Jazz World show" 

"The playing is exceptional. The material uber-strong... C'est magnifique! Encore, encore!" Blues & Soul Magazine

Band Lineup

Sophie Alloway (drums)                                    

Clement Regert (guitar)

Denys Baptiste (tenor sax)

Andy Noble (hammond organ)                         

GraemeFlowers (trumpet)