Jazz Articles | Future

CD/LP/TRACK REVIEW

Viva Black featuring Gretli & Heidi: Mal Sirine

Read "Mal Sirine" reviewed by

Viva Black was formed in 2013 by Swedish bassist Filip Augustson featuring Eva Lindal on violin and Christopher Cantillo on drums. Their first eponymously titled CD was released in 2015 receiving widespread critical praise. Their second album Minsta Gemensamma Nämnaren was released 2016. Mal Sirine, the group's third recording is augmented by the idiosyncratic duo Gretl & Heidi alias Catharina Backman and Carin Blom, who utilise glasses, bottles and their voices as instruments.Opening with the title track, the ...


Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY IT!  

Support our sponsor

Join the staff. Writers Wanted!

Develop a column, write album reviews, cover live shows, or conduct interviews.