Monday, 1 September 2014

Viscera - Pre-order Now

'Viscera' - my new duo album with Mark Holub is now available to pre-order from our bandcamp page:



The album will be released on New Atlantis Records on October 14th. The first two reviews of the album are already in:

"This is what free playing is all about" - Sammy Stein, Something Else
http://somethingelsereviews.com/2014/08/09/something-else-sneak-peek-colin-webster-mark-holub-viscera-2014/

"See this as a latter-day Interstellar Space" - Stephen Graham, Marlbank
http://www.marlbank.net/reviews/2004-colin-webster-and-mark-holub-viscera-new-atlantis-records-1-2

Sunday, 24 August 2014

Dead Neanderthals - PRIME


PRIME will be the next full-length album from my ongoing collaboration with Dead Neanderthals. The album will be released by Gaffer Records on LP and download on October 10th.

Previews and pre-orders will be available from Gaffer Records and Dead Neanderthals soon.

"It is an album of broiling menace, screeching mayhem and a wake-up call to anyone who thought free jazz was a dying art.." – Sammy Stein, Something Else. Read the first review here.

Sunday, 10 August 2014

Interview with Tokafi Magazine


I was recently interviewed by Tobias Fischer for the Tokafi website about my improv practice, current projects, and background. Read the interview here:

http://www.tokafi.com/15questions/interview-colin-webster/

Monday, 14 July 2014

Colin Webster / Graham Dunning - Live in Zurich Video

Footage of the full set with Graham Dunning recorded at Kunstraum Walcheturm, Zurich, during our tour earlier this year.


Colin Webster and Graham Dunning - Live from Ornament Collective on Vimeo.

Graham Dunning: turntable, mixer, dubplates
Colin Webster: tenor saxophone, clarinet

Monday, 23 June 2014

Webster/Holub duo - Viscera


'Viscera' will be the third album by my duo with Mark Holub, and is due to be released on CD by US label New Atlantis in october. The album was recorded in Dropout Studios, London in one stark, heavy, high-energy session last year. The cover art above is by Ian Anderson (The Designer's Republic).

Previews and more details will be revealed closer to the time.

Thursday, 12 June 2014

Kthxbye


Kthxbye is the Norwegian duo of Stian Larsen (guitar) and Brage Tormaenen (drums). I joined them for a collaboration on the last night of their UK tour in March. This duo create highly textured improvisations that sustain ideas for prolonged periods.

Part of our set at Power Lunches in Dalston, London was recorded:




Friday, 16 May 2014

Fat Out Festival


Manchester based record label 'Tombed Visions' are curating a stage of unique collaborations at this year's Fat Out Festival. They have invited me to perform with the guitar/drums duo of David Birchall and Andrew Cheetham, combining free improv, drone and noise rock.

More info on the event here:

A track from the Birchall Cheetham's debut album 'Tipping Point':



https://tombedvisionsrecords.bandcamp.com