Blending all their influences and references into a seamless, homogenous sound, SHOL prove themselves above labels – but, what’s even more important, they do so with the brilliance of their performance and the power of their beautiful compositions.
It would be silly not to have this in your collection of music.
Rhythm. Heat. Lines. Movement. Energy. Since 2010’s ‘The Singularity’, The Sam Bates Trio have naturally progressed into the force of nature that we hear here.