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G R A H A M   C O S T E L L O ' S

S T R A T A

New singles "Cygnus" + "Lyra" out now

 on Gearbox Records

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"Cygnus moves it on up, high energy, impassioned and in your face...fusing cerebralism and passion, minimalism and noise, spontaneity and composition."
 

- All About Jazz

ONES TO WATCH - JAZZWISE

Graham Costello's STRATA

"Scottish musician Graham Costello is set to join the ranks as one of the genre's most compelling innovators in the UK."

 

(THE LIST)

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Minimalist music from Scotland.

 

Scottish drummer and composer Graham Costello creates minimalist music that ranges from ambient and post-rock, to jazz improvisation.

 

Primarily with his band STRATA, he has been nominated for the prestigious Scottish Album of the Year, as well as seven Scottish Jazz Awards.

 

After his widely-praised debut album “OBELISK” in 2019, Costello signed to Gearbox Records (Binker and Moses, Abduallah Ibrahim, Theon Cross) and began work on his follow-up album with STRATA. Now finished, the album is due in 2021.

 

Graham Costello’s STRATA features:

Harry Weir - tenor saxophone

Liam Shortall - trombone

Fergus McCreadie - piano

Joe Williamson - guitar

Mark Hendry - electric bass

Graham Costello - drums + composition

1. OBELISK  (9.26)

2. STOIC  (9.33)

3. _96  (10.17)

4. JADE  (7.52)

5. OCELOT  (14.01)

6. SOLE  (12.04)

7. SAPPHIRE  (9.05)

8. FLY  (5.03)

"hypnotic, mesmerising...frankly thrilling" 

(THE TIMES)

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