Joe Armon-Jones & Maxwell Owinare forces to be reckoned with. Both integral parts of the burgeoning South London jazz scene, these young musicians contribute to numerous outfits including Ata Kak, Jamie Isaac, MC Pinty, Moses Boyd Exodusand Ezra Collective, as well as pushing their own solo projects.This is their first combined effort.'Idiom'is the result of multiple collaborations under the direction of Joe and Maxwell. Featuring Nubya Garcia, Oscar Jeromeand Jake Long, it is heavily influenced by the hardcore continuum and covers everything from 2-step, broken-beat and house to jazz and dub.Having been compared to artists like 4hero, Floating Points, Harvey Sutherlandand Moodymannall in the same breath, Joe & Maxwell arealready garnering support from Radio 6 Music's GillesPeterson, Jazz FM/Musica Maconda's Tim Garciaand Jazz FM's Chris Philips.This is an accomplished body of work by some of the most exciting young talent in London right now.
Published: 16th August 2017