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Dave Holland - Album Out Today, International Tour Dates, More Streamed Music

United States
23rd Mar 2010 — Having already received fantastic reviews from around the world, Dave Holland‘s newest album, Pathways, hits the physical and digital streets today, March 23, via his own Dare2 Records.

Pathways features the previously unrecorded group, the Dave Holland Octet. The all-star lineup includes players that should be familiar to Holland fans: Chris Potter (tenor, soprano), Robin Eubanks (trombone), Steve Nelson (vibes, marimba), Nate Smith (drums), Antonio Hart (also saxophone), Alex Sipiagin (trumpet), Gary Smulyan (baritone saxophone), and Dave Holland (bass).

In celebration of the release, more music has been added to the widget below giving fans the opportunity to hear over 40 minutes of music before making any purchase.

“New music from Dave Holland is always good news.” - A Blog Supreme/NPR Jazz

“It‘s this highly compelling combination that - along with outstanding source material (old and new) and eight uncompromisingly inventive players (all leaders in their own right) - makes Pathways a very welcome addition to Holland‘s growing discography.” - All About Jazz

“He‘s been called the greatest composing jazz bassist since Charles Mingus, with little argument, and he is a soloist surpassed by few in technique.” - Spinner

“Together, these eight musicians combine the flexibility and tonal and textural range of a polished big band with the intimacy and in-the-moment daring of a seemingly telepathic small group.” - JazzTimes

“In turn, to savor the variety of material is sublime to say the least, it‘s uncanny that Holland composes so keenly to tailor the tunes for the players, but even more so to observe the way the musicians react as they play.” - Glide Magazine


Starting in April, Dave Holland will be touring the world, playing with different groups. Don‘t miss your chance to see one of jazz‘s more legendary players as he stops by your hometown.

• 04.16.10 - Regattabar - Cambridge, MA (Quintet)
• 04.17.10 - Regattabar - Cambridge, MA (Quintet)
• 04.18.10 - Buckley Center - Amherst, MA (Quintet)
• 04.20.10 - Birdland - New York, NY (Quintet)
• 04.21.10 - Birdland - New York, NY (Quintet)
• 04.22.10 - Birdland - New York, NY (Quintet)
• 04.23.10 - Birdland - New York, NY (Quintet)
• 04.24.10 - Birdland - New York, NY (Quintet)
• 05.01.10 - Cheltenham Jazz Festival - Cheltenham, UK (Flamenco)
• 05.21.10 - Sao Paulo Bridgestone Jazz Festival - Sao Paolo, BRAZIL (Overtone)
• 05.22.10 - Teatro Coliseo - Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA (Overtone)
• 06.01.10 - The Dakota - Minneapolis, MN (Quintet)
• 06.02.10 - The Dakota - Minneapolis, MN (Quintet)
• 06.03.10 - Kuwummba Jazz Center - Santa Cruz, CA (Quintet)
• 06.04.10 - Yoshi‘s - Oakland, CA (Quintet)
• 06.05.10 - Yoshi‘s - Oakland, CA (Quintet)
• 06.06.10 - Yoshi‘s - Oakland, CA (Quintet)
• 06.09.10 - Jazz Showcase - Chicago, IL (Quintet)
• 06.10.10 - Jazz Showcase - Chicago, IL (Quintet)
• 06.11.10 - Jazz Showcase - Chicago, IL (Quintet)
• 06.12.10 - Jazz Showcase - Chicago, IL (Quintet)
• 07.03.10 - Jazzbaltica - Salzau, GERMANY (Duo w/ Hank Jones)
• 07.04.10 - Jazzbaltica - Salzau, GERMANY (Flamenco)
• 07.05.10 - Barbican - London, ENGLAND (Flamenco)
• 07.09.10 - TBD - Porec, CROATIA (Flamenco)
• 07.14.10 - TBD - Le Toquet, FRANCE (Flamenco)
• 07.15.10 - TBD - Nieul Sur L‘Autise, FRANCE (Flamenco)
• 07.16.10 - TBD - Merano, ITALY (Flamenco)
• 07.17.10 - TBD - Villingen, GERMANY (Flamenco)
• 07.18.10 - Nice Jazz Festival - Nice, FRANCE (Flamenco)
• 07.23.10 - Jazzaldia - San Sebastian, SPAIN (Flamenco)
• 07.28.10 - Hollywood Bowl - Big Band Night Hollywood, CA (Big Band)
• 07.30.10 - TBD - Mexico City, MEXICO (Quintet)
• 07.31.10 - TBD - Mexico City, MEXICO (Quintet)
• 08.15.10 - Middelheim Jazz Festival - Antwerp, BELGIUM (Flamenco)

Flamenco: with Pepe Habichuela

Overtone: The Overtone Quartet (Holland, Potter, Moran, Harland)

Quintent: Dave Holland Quintet (Holland, Potter, Eubanks, Nelson, Smith)
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