""New Devices" lives up to its name with the members of Roller Trio embracing technology to expand the group’s sound, and doing so imaginatively and intelligently." THE JAZZMANN

"This third Roller album demonstrates moments of captivating dynamism and haunting beauty...an innovative and iconoclastic band..." ALL ABOUT JAZZ

“Something fresh from Roller Trio…electronics is now part of the arsenal of the band and they get creative with it…on the anthem track Mad Dryad." Julian Joseph BBC RADIO

"Sees the arrival of a new member...Chris Sharkey, and it proves to be a game changer." Selwyn Harris JAZZWISE

 

  Roller Trio are James Mainwaring, saxophone & electronics, Chris Sharkey, guitar/bass & electronics and Luke Reddin-Williams, drums. Their mix of high octane technicality and deceptively catchy tunes has transcended their Jazz heritage bringing them acclaim from fans and critics alike. Their eponymous debut album was nominated for the 2012 Mercury Prize and the band were also nominated for MOBO's Best Jazz Act that same year.

A band destined for greatness
— Mike Chadwick, JazzFM
It’s no surprise that Roller Trio are gaining a reputation as one of Europe’s most exciting new jazz talent
— Adrian Pallant, AP Reviews
Epic rock-edge riffs, angular sax explorations, brooding beats and haunting dub-step style electronics
— Jazzwise Magazine
Dark, menacing, bass heavy - the new sound of UK jazz
— Gilles Peterson, BBC6 Music


 
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