Organics at JJ Smyth’s
Organics features musicians, Justin Carroll (Hammond Organ), John Moriarty (Guitar) and Kevin Brady (Drums) and they will be performing at JJ’s on Thursday the 16th of July.
Hammond organ trio - Organics began performing and composing professionally as a group in 1997. During this time they performed as the jam-session house band at the Cork International jazz festival. They have played extensively throughout Ireland and Internationally. The night will also feature some very special guests & friends. In 2001, the trio were invited to play as the support group to Gil Scott-Heron in Vicar Street, Dublin. They were critically acclaimed for their performance with Saxophonist Bobby Watson (Art Blakey + The Jazz Messengers) at the 2004 Cork Jazz festival. In addition to this, Organics have opened for leading International groups such as Swedish piano trio E.S.T, the legendary Herbie Hancock’s ‘Headhunters’ and electronic pioneer Bugge Wesseltoft at The 2005 Bud Rising Festival. Drawing on influences from The Blues to the American songbook to a unique blend of soul and groove, this modern Hammond Organ trio perform an original mix of improvised music. Organics have a distinguished – and varied – jazz lineage, including a swinging format with an infectious beat.