The Epidemic of Ideas
blink.’s debut recording,”the epidemic of ideas”, is 12 original compositions pushing the boundaries of jazz, funk, future music and electronica. Blink. Is a musical collective steeped in the youthful examination of the time honored tradition of jazz. They came together in the fall of 2006 with the purpose of coming up with new ideas and improvisations.
They have performed in venues spanning North America, Asia, Europe, Africa and South America. Their compositions have been commissioned and performed byut the International Contemporary Ensemble, The Peoria Ballet Company, and have received awards from the Illinois Arts Council.
If you love jazz, experimentation and new approaches to music, then you shouldn’t miss this remarkable cd.
Jeff Greene: acoustic and electric basses, samples, and harmonium
Quin Kirchner: drums, cymbals, percussion, and glockenspiel
Dave Miller: electric guitar and effects
Greg Ward: alto saxophone
Secret Weapon Part I
Rivers and Tides
Secret Weapon Part II