|Bassist Alison Rayner|
In this podcast interview, bassist ALISON RAYNER talks about her second album "A Magic Life" (Blow the Fuse Records) . The launch party is at the Vortex on November 24th, with another peformance at Birmingham Jazz on November 25th.
TOPICS COVERED IN THIS INTERVIEW
0:00 The background to Alison Rayner's first album in 2012
2:55 "Are you a natural leader?"
3:40 The role (s) of the bass in jazz, stepping forward
4:10 Introduction to Musicophilia / The influence of Eberhard Weber
5:17 Music Extract: Musicophilia
6:28 The new album Magic Life
7:26 How Alison Rayner's writing has evolved / influences
8:15 The other band members
9: 42 Music extract: Mayday
10:45 The elephant on the cover
13:09 Music Extract: Trunk Call
Audio production by Nicholas Heymann. Techical assistance from Harry Jones.
LINKS: Blow the Fuse website
Vortex Bookings for 24th November