JAZZ PROMO SERVICES 1 GARY LUCAS et 2

February 7, 2014To: Listings/Critics/Features
From: Jazz Promo Services
Press Contact: Jim Eigo, jim@jazzpromoservices.com
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GARY LUCAS NEW COLLABORATION WITH PETER HAMMILL
“OTHERWORLD” OUT NOW
UPCOMING SHOWS

Peter Hammill and Gary Lucas  London Nov. 2012  photo by Karen Toftera
GARY LUCAS’ new duo collaboration with legendary Van Der Graaf Generator frontman PETER HAMMILL entitled “OTHERWORLD”
is released on Monday Feb. 3rd by Esoteric Recordings/Antenna, distributed by Cherry Red Records.
The pair recorded the album in Peter Hammill’s Terra Incognita Studio in Bath England last year,
and features Lucas’ psychedelic fretwork in tandem with Hammill’s distinctive vocals,
in a program mixing the duo’s songwriting with other-worldly soundscapes.

First reviews just in:
Read an interview with the duo in All About Jazz:
Listen to a preview here:
The duo makes their live debut on Fri. Feb. 21st at London’s Union Chapel.
Next week, Gary Lucas heads to Budapest to begin work on a new album with experimental jazz-rock ensemble deBORT.
Led by saxophonist/composer Toni Deszo, Lucas recently shared a bill with deBORT at the Budapest Jazz Club
attended by Mihaly Vig, Bela Tarr’s  composer (“Werckmeister Harmonies”, “Satantango”), and other notables.
Gary Lucas plays music from “Satantango” and much more on his latest solo album of film music
“CINEFANTASTIQUE” (Northern Spy Records)
Listen to “Casino Royale”:
“One of the Top 10 Roots Albums of 2013”– Philadelphia Citypaper
“Guitar Album of the Year” — Gapplegate Guitar and Bass Blog
This summer marks the 20th Anniversary of the release of Jeff Buckley’s 2-million selling “Grace” album