‘This is one mighty sonic trip that paints colourful pictures in the mind’ – Loudmouth Magazine
The brainchild of shape-shifting pianist Alister Spence, Asteroid Ekosystem is a supergroup for the 21st century featuring pioneering guitarist Ed Kuepper (The Saints, Laughing Clowns), and legendary bassist Lloyd Swanton (The Necks).
With the spontaneity of jazz, the instrumentation and dynamism of rock, and futuristic explorations resembling psychedelic – Asteroid Ekosystem is a progressive musical statement that can’t be restricted by genres or labels.
Fetherstone, led by astonishing vocalist Briana Cowlishaw her vocal loop pedal and a beats machine to craft stunning vocal arrangements – influenced by her folk idols as well cutting-edge electro-pop artists from the UK such as Tom Misch and Lianne La Havas.
Alister Spence -Piano
Ed Kuepper – guitarist
Lloyd Swanton – Bass
Toby Hall – drum
Briana Cowlishaw – Vocals, Electronics
SIMA would like to thank the City of Sydney, Create NSW, Live Music Australia and Australia Council for the arts for their generous funding towards the Jazz:NOW Summer Festival program.