Tonight in Lausanne, Switzerland the European tournament of ensemble The John Scofield Uberjam Bend starts, led by the American artist John Scofield who, along with Pat Metheny and Bill Frisell, is considered the most important jazz guitarist.
This band will perform in Vienna, Berlin and then in Sarajevo. After the Sarajevo concert on 6th November at the Bosnian Cultural Center, within the 17th Jazz Fest Sarajevo 2013, they will have another 16 concerts during 16 days.
After a ten year pause, Scofield released a new and long-awaited album called Uberjam Deux in early July of this year. The album upon publication is found on the top list of the U.S. and iTunes list.
The music critics called Uberjam Band the jam session of audio adventure, where great groove, funk, energetic rhythms, sophisticated soul and blues meet.