Colin Stetson's unique solo voice on saxophones and clarinets has made him one of the most celebrated and sought after artists currently bridging the worlds of indie and avant garde music.
His latest solo record New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges was released Feb 22, 2011 on Constellation. Aside from his work as a soloist, Stetson has brought his talents to the stage and studio with dozens of artists over the past decade, including Tom Waits, Arcade Fire, TV on the Radio, David Byrne, Angelique Kidjo and Anthony Braxton. He is currently a member of Bon Iver and lives in Montreal.
"Once in a while, I can convince myself that it's impossible to say anything truly new in music. But then I'll come across a new record that sounds like nothing else I've heard: I can't quite place it, but its appeal feels so organic and easy to understand, I don't really feel a need to place it, either. Such is the case with the second solo album from Michigan-born, Montreal-based saxophonist Colin Stetson, New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges."—Pitchfork
Ryan Seaton (guitar), Sara Lucas (vocals) and Don Godwin (drums) met in New Orleans and have since all relocated to Brooklyn; as Callers the trio is making some of the most hauntingly beautiful music in the borough, captivating audiences and making critics swoon everywhere they perform.
"...I actually had to shut it off because it got to be too much. And of course, that's meant as high praise."—Pitchfork
"Callers' mix of jazz guitar, pop hooks, and art-rock rhythms suggest a willful perversity designed to ambush curious listeners…"—Q Magazine
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