Mind the Curb Remixed + Reworked 4 track 12” Vinyl EP also out now (SEPT 2014)
Limited edition 4 track 12inch vinyl single (100 copies)
*comes with free CD copy of original Mind the Curb album
available here , from Kudos, and select record stores.
Jelly Belly (Blunted Stylus Remix)
Cat Whip (Renegades Of Jazz ‘def 6’ remix)
41 Bernhard (Chikashi Nishiwaki Tree remix feat Emi)
Sweet Like Nectar (Ennio Styles Remix)
Currently getting play and support from the likes Gilles Peterson, Danny Krivit, Dom Servini, Osunlade, Diesler, Lance Ferguson, Wicked Jazz Sounds & Lovemonk Records.
"Love it!! Ennio Styles remix is really funk and raw!" (Gilles Peterson - Brownswood/Worldwide/BBC6/UK)
"Great Mixes! Loving the disco, drum heavy Ennio Styles Remix!" (Lance Ferguson - The Bamboos/Lanu/Double J/AU)
"Really nice mixes! Billy Hoyle’s remix of Red Stripe - my favourite so far!" (Karsten John - Vinyl Vibes/Love Beats/GER)
The full Digi Download of all 9 remixes (including other reworks from Billy Hoyle, JNBO, TwoDee & Paprika) available here or usual spots itunes , amazon etc
Melbourne - Sat 26th April!
This has been on the cards for sometime - we are finally hitting Melbourne for the first time! Northside Records’ Dj Manchild presents his ‘Funk Downstairs’ session @ the Prince Public Bar in Melbourne’s own Sunset Strip - St Kilda! We have some special guests on board alongside a large lineup of bands including pals Karate Boogaloo (feat Cactus Channel Rhythm section).
Jazz Trio sets @ Cobbler in April!
Some more dates for our trio sessions @ Cobbler Whisky Bar. Dusty West Coast flavoured 60’s Jazz, swing and rare groove in Trio mode feat Ravi Welsh - Guitar, Alex Elfes - Bass and Jason ‘Paprika’ Bell - pots ‘n’ pans. Running some classic 60’s West Coast jazz and Blue Note numbers from the like of Wes Montgomery, Grant Green and George Benson plus some stripped down versions of our originals….alongside incredible adult beverages crafted by the Cobbler gentlemen (not to mention their crazy whisky collection!) free entry. 7pm-10pm.
JAZZ TRIO sets March 2014
We have some Jazz Trio sets over the next 2 weeks at one of Brisbane’s finest speakeasies - Cobbler Whisky Bar. West Coast Jazz flavours. Free entry band playing 7pm-10pm.
listen sample below
A little crusty i-phone recording snippet from our Jazz Trio sessions at local speakeasy - Cobbler Whisky Bar. Featuring Ravi’s sweet and melodic guitar work (alongside Alex Elfes - Fender Jazz Bass, Jason ‘paprika’ Bell - Drums), running some classics and rarities. Songs:
- Footprints (Wayne Shorter)
- Summertime (Goerge Gershwin)
- Red Clay (Freddie Hubbard)
- On My Way (Jeff Bradshaw)
Fri 28th Feb - Supporting BullHorn & Chelsea Wilson (Melb) single launches @ Globe Theatre! All local Aussie Funk and Soul lineup!
Next Friday we’ll be helping warm the stage for Bullhorn (incredible Brissie Brass Band) and friend Chelsea Wilson (Soul Sister Melb/PBS radio) both launching new singles @ the newly revived Globe Theatre!
Bullhorn are an incredible all brass (+ 1drummer) group currently making waves with an insane live show. Chelsea Wilson has just finished recording with pals Jake, Lance and Choi from Cookin’ on 3 Burners/Bamboos etc - tight funky soul (with some vintage 60’s inflections) from this soul sister! Tix on sale now (will sell out!) details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1401159033474510
Sydney 1st Feb : Supporting Craig Charles
Sydney - we’re finally on our way! Jazz Rooms presents by popular demand the return of the King of Funk! The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club Sydney : Sat 1st February 2014 Feat DJ Craig Charles UK (Red Dwarf, Robot Wars, BBC6 Funk & Soul Show)
Live sets from Kerbside Collection and Roxie Ray With Russ Dewbury (UK)+ JC Funkdafied and Jon and Toon (Eastside Radio)
@ The Basement, 29 Reiby Place, Sydney. 9pm – 3am. $25 - $30 on Door (if available)
Advance tix: www.thebasement.com.au and www.moshtix.com.au and all Moshtix outlets.
2013 Wrap Up
2013 has been a special year for us - most importantly releasing our first record (with the help of some passionate people - thanks Helmut and Shuhei!), which continues to amaze us with all the kind feedback that’s been flooding back…2014 is shaping up to be even better - with some exciting things instore….first cab off the rank is we have some talented friends who have been whittling away at some incredible reworks and remixes of tracks from the ‘Mind the Curb’ LP and we can’t wait to share these! Stay tuned for details on this in Jan!
We’ll also finally play our first interstate shows - the Sydney one being quite special (details later this week).
…and of course we’ll be working on the new record due for release mid next year!
Thanks to the talented musicians and artists who’ve helped make and create the Kerbside sounds thus far, the close friends who’ve supported us from the beginning, and the new friends we’ve made along the way….
Merry xmas to you and yours - happy ‘hollow-days’ and a New Year.
Rav, Jase and KC crew
p.s. We have a handful of local shows to finish off the year - For our local Brissie pals - we’ll be doing our jazzy Trio thing @ Cobbler bar…pop down for a xmas drink….