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An American living in London bassist, producer and record label owner Mike Janisch presents his new international band Paradigm Shift in support of a double disc album which will be released worldwide on 21 September 2015. MICHAEL JANISCH (double & electric basses) JASON YARDE(soprano saxophone) PAUL BOOTH (tenor saxophone) ALEX BONNEY (electronics/trumpet) LEONARDO GENOVESE (piano, keyboards) CLARANCE PENN (drums) The band features some of the most sought after, versatile and experienced musicians of their generation; soprano saxophonist Jason Yarde (Sam Rivers, Hermeto Pascoal, Jazz Warriors), tenor saxophonist Paul Booth (Steve Winwood, Steely Dan, Eric Clapton), Argentinian pianist Leonardo Genovese (Esperanza Spalding, Joe Lovano, Jack DeJohnette) and one of New York’s leading drummers Clarance Penn (Wynton Marsalis, Betty Carter, Stanley Clarke, Steps Ahead, Michael Brecker, Dave Douglas, Maria Schneider). "Michael Janisch is a commanding bassist, who brings a sinewy thrust to the ensemble with masterful agility." Downbeat Magazine

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