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Review from down under

We just completed our first ever tour of Oceania, playing concerts in New Zealand and Australia, with highlights such as the Melbourne Jazz Fest – An amazing experience! Here´s a review from our sold out concert at Bennets Lane´s during the festival, check it out! TO REVIEW  

Australian Tour Coming Up!

Our New Zealand/Australia tour is coming up next week, with a total of 6 gigs in the territory  - We can´t wait to get down there! See upcoming gigs for more info! Many thanks to our great (new) friends Sean Foran and Jeff Henderson for helping us out with this. Also, check out our really [...]

Best of 2011

“Facienda” made it to Allaboutjazz´s John Kelmans “Best of 2011″ list, in the “New Jazz Releases” category – we´re honored! John is curating a series of shows @ KongsbergJazz this summer, be sure to check it out of you´re around…

By The Way…

…..We released a cool new album, “Art Transplant”, with our friend Axel Dörner! He subbed with us on a tour of portugal when Eivind Lønning wasn´t available, and the AMAZING clean feed records did a recording with us in Namouche Studios, Lisbon. Thanks to Jazzland also, for letting us release it on the side – [...]

NY Times

Nate Chinen of the New York Times gave “Art Transplant” a great review, stating that “Motif specializes in a shape-shifting, cheerily virtuosic strain of avant-garde jazz, weighing song form against pure texture -  Art Transplant (….) takes those means to their logical ends.”