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State Of Monc

Clippertron Extended

  • Type CD
  • Label Challenge Records
  • UPC 0608917705027
  • Catalog number CR 77050
  • Release date 26 December 2006
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About the album

State of Monc operates on the thin line that divides electronic music from a more acoustic approach. Integrating the rigid sound of computers with the flexibility of acoustic instruments. Acknowledged by an increasing fine establishment of international jazz trend watchers State of Monc is seen as the Dutch answer to Eric Truffaz - 'however more colorful', and Nils Petter Molvaer - 'only more exciting and raw' (Edo Dijksterhuis - NRC Handelsblad). Inspired by legendary experimental jazz musicians as Miles Davis, core State of Monc contributors, which are Arthur Flink (trumpet), Hielke Praagman (button pusher and knob turner), Kasper Kalf (double bass), Paul de Jong (guitar) and Arthur Lijten (drums), presented their debut album 'Hand to Mouth' last year, which was a "hot bun" for weeks in the hottest music stores everywhere.

Theo Maasen & Monsieur Dubois


image Theo Maassen, currently one of the hardest boiled stand-up comedians from The Netherlands, has chosen the Monsieur Dubois track "Das Banck" as opening score for his new show called "Without Mercy" ("Zonder Pardon"). The track, taken from the album "Ruff" and composed by trumpetplayer Arthur Flink, can soon be heard in the cinema as well, as from November 12th when the movie-adaptation will ...

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