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2021 - NEW ALBUM
" S E C O N D L I V E S "
Best Jazz albums of 2021 - Jazzwise (Editors choice)
“Graham Costello sits at the forefront of this. His new album 'Second Lives' is a tour de force, an astonishing piece of work that obeys no rules aside from its own.” - Clash Magazine
“Graham Costello’s Strata can justifiably be classed amongst the very best of the British jazz revolution.” - Louder Than War
Nominated for Scottish Album of the Year 2019
"startling, groundbreaking...it explodes definitions to seize fresh space"
- Clash Magazine -
"As this impressive debut shows, drummer Graham Costello’s sextet of young Scottish jazz-rockers inventively combine a muscular sound with Reichian minimalism" - *****
- The Scotsman -
"...pushing the boundaries between jazz and rock, a polyrhythmic, genre-melting journey." - ****
- The Skinny -
"an intense, hypnotic and almost continuous journey through mesmerising repetitive motifs, crisply and carefully executed sound worlds, elemental soloing and frankly thrilling musical peaks"
- The Times -
"the music is put together with a compelling awareness for detail and contrasts as well as surging energy that’s uplifting and life-affirming. Hotly recommended."
- London Jazz News -
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