Latest release:Large Unit / First Blow
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Lean Left

Festival les Rendez-vous de l'Erdre, Scene Mix Jazz/Nantes/FR


Sakata/Berthling/Nilssen-Love trio

Groove/Okinawa 2 Chome-18-10 Jitchaku, Urasoe, Okinawa Prefecture 901-2122, Japan +81 98-879-4977

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A Fish Stinks From the Head

Peter Brötzmann/Paal Nilssen-Love "A Fish Stinks From the Head" brö-f is available exclusively at concerts on the 2014 USA Brötzmann/Nilssen-Love tour at

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Paal Nilssen-Love Large Unit was established summer of 2013 and consists of Norway´s younger generation of improvising musicians. First release is “First Blow”, a live recording from Molde Jazzfestival 2013. Vinyl 12” EP and CD. Jon Rune Strøm – bass / Andreas Wildhagen – drums / Paal Nilssen-Love – drums / Mats Äleklint - trombone / Christian Meaas Svendsen - bass / Klaus Holm – alto and baritone saxophone, Bb clarinet / Kasper Værnes – alto saxophone / Thomas Johansson – trumpet / Børre Mølstad – tuba / Ketil Gutvik – guitar / Lasse Marhaug – electronics