OFFICIALLY RELEASED TODAY! LISTEN AND BUY ISQ’S NEW RELEASE, “ODE TO MYSELF”, THE BRAND NEW SINGLE FROM THEIR UPCOMING THIRD ALBUM. “…SONGS THAT DEFY CATEGORISATION…” – JAZZWISE Click link to see preview – Ode To Myself Release Clip Buy at BandCamp, iTunes. Listen on Spotify. See ISQ play it live at the London Jazz Festival
Click here for the review of ISQ at The Elgar Room for The Late Night Jazz Series by Matt Ruddick for KindOfJazz.
ISQ are delighted to announce that they will be opening the Jazz in the Round night at the Cockpit Theatre, Marylebone, on the 28th March, 2016. These nights are an eclectic mix of some of the best music in London. Keep an eye on the website for more info!
Well, it happened…and it was great! All those beautiful people who came out on a blustery, wet Monday night to fill The Hideaway in Streatham, witnessed ‘the strength of the band’s compositions and (a) fine performance…’ – here is the full review from Matthew Ruddick @kindofjazz
Here’s a link to the interview we did with the lovely Matthew Ruddick (kindofjazz.com) – sitting in a little coffee shop in Wandsworth Old Town!
Two new reviews of ‘TOO’ – one in Italian for all you bilingualists on allaboutjazz.com by Luca Muchetti and the other (in English) on kindofjazz.com by Matthew Ruddick – many thanks, gentlemen, for such glowing, insightful reviews!
“ISQ are rightly ambitious to reach beyond a pure jazz audience and were “TOO’ to reach the ears of, say, a Gilles Peterson it remains a distinct possibility.” Phil Barnes – All About Jazz ‘TOO’ album launch, sells out the Pizza Express, Soho, London (TimeOut – Critics Choice) “Singer Irene Serra has a strong stage …
-isq ‘TOO’ launch @Pizza Express Jazz Club, Soho, London
A quick post to test out our advanced website programming skills (!) and to post a link to some reviews on allaboutjazz.com – Bruce Lindsay did a wonderful review of our new album ‘TOO’ and Phil Barnes has just added an ‘extended analysis’ to complement this – both brilliantly written, forward thinking pieces. Thank you, gentlemen!
Wishing you all a very Happy New Year. Just to catch you up with a few things ISQ got up to in 2014 and tell you about some important dates coming up in 2015. ISQ ‘Too’ (release date – March 16th 2015) Much of 2014 was spent writing, recording, mixing and mastering the album. Watch the live …
To all our Southwest Peeps, if by some crazy misfortune you are unable to attend our Album Launch at the Pizza Express on the 29th April, there is no need to fret as ISQ will be doing it all again in Bristol on May 14th at Jazz @ Future Inn! We are super excited as it …