Fresh From their Manchester jazz Festival performance Svarc Hanley Longhawn The band features Nik Svarc-Guitar (Scott Devine band/Russell van Den Berg Quartet/SvarcTrio ) Steve Hanley-Drums (Neil Yates Edition Records, Ant Law) and Martin Longhawn-Organ/Keys (Kristof Ubanzski, Stuart McCallum). The group have played at Manchester Jazz Festival, Charlie Wrights London, Splinter Jazz Newcastle, the Yardbird Birmingham,Matt and Phreds,Arts Club Glasgow,and Sela Bar.
'Rather than swinging standards...ambient grooves, post-rock jams and Krantz-esq solos are the order of the day. Svarc demonstrates his technical command of the guitar once again and his uses a variety of sounds to great effect.' - Jazz In York
'These three push all the buttons, tick all the boxes. You want funk? you got it? You want Jazz? It's right there. Maybe you want to go a little towards the outside? They'll take you there and bring you back in one piece.'-Bebop Spoken Here
Nik Svarc - Electric and Acoustic Guitar/Loops
Steve Hanley -Drums and Percussion
Martin Longhawn -Organ/Keys