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Led Bib
Origin London, England
Genres Modern jazz
Years active 2003–present
Labels Cuneiform Records
Website www.ledbib.com
Members Mark Holub
Pete Grogan
Chris Williams
Liran Donin
Toby McLaren

Led Bib are a modern jazz group from London, England.[1] Their fourth album, Sensible Shoes, was shortlisted for the 2009 Mercury Prize.[2][3]

History[edit]

Mark Holub, the band's drummer and leader,[4] formed the group in 2003 while studying at Middlesex University.[5] Their debut album, Arboretum, won the Peter Whittingham Jazz Award in 2005.[6] Their second album, Sizewell Tea, followed in 2007. A limited-edition live album was released in 2008.[7] The band's fourth album, Sensible Shoes, was nominated for the 2009 Mercury Prize.[8] Their fifth album, Bring Your Own, was released on 7 February 2011.[9] In 2014, the band released the album The People in Your Neighbourhood and a live vinyl LP The Good Egg.[10] [11]

Band members[edit]

Discography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lynch, Dave. "Sensible Shoes review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-07-22. 
  2. ^ Graham, Stephen (2009-07-21). "Led Bib and The Invisible Nominated For The Mercury". Jazzwise. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 
  3. ^ "Mercury Prize 2009: The nominees". BBC. 2009-07-21. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 
  4. ^ Fordham, John (1 May 2009). "Led Bib: Sensible Shoes". The Guardian. Retrieved 2009-08-14. 
  5. ^ "From Middlesex to Mercury – graduates Led Bib are nominated for top music award" (Press release). Middlesex University. 2009-07-27. Retrieved 2009-09-03. 
  6. ^ "Peter Whittingham Jazz Award". Jazzwise. 2007-03-05. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 
  7. ^ "Led Bib Prepares for Mini-Tour". Jazzwise. 2008-10-22. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 
  8. ^ Nicholson, Stuart (2009-08-16). "Led Bib (Jazz Review)". The Guardian. Guardian News and Media. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 
  9. ^ Smith, Sid (2011-01-31). "Mercury nominated jazz quintet’s latest is a thing of unfettered joy.". BBC Music. Retrieved 2011-04-09. 
  10. ^ Fordham, John (2014-04-17). "Led Bib: The People in Your Neighbourhood – best album yet from British jazz-rockers". Guardian News and Media. Retrieved 2014-05-02. 
  11. ^ Kitching, Sean (2014-04-25). "Led Bib: The People in Your Neighbourhood / The Good Egg". The Quietus. Retrieved 2014-05-02. 

External links[edit]



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The Quietus
Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:27:35 -0700

The UK jazz scene has been an incredibly fertile ground of late, with excellent new releases from Polar Bear, Sons Of Kemet and Get The Blessing. Now Led Bib bring their own contribution, celebrating their tenth year with the two of their strongest ...
 
NME.com
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0700

7 / 10 A jazz fusion group whose name immediately makes you think of Led Zeppelin, Led Bib couple jazz instrumentation with rock styling and play hard live, drawing as much from The Headhunters as they do Captain Beefheart. Their fifth album in 10 ...

musicOMH.com

musicOMH.com
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:41:15 -0700

led bib the people in your neighbourhood 300x300 For a band that still feels and sounds like a breath of fresh air, it's remarkable that Led Bib are celebrating their 10th anniversary this year. Remarkably for an ensemble operating in the field of ...

Zambia Daily Mail

Zambia Daily Mail
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 00:08:56 -0800

Namvula, who plays acoustic guitar but works with an impressive backing band that includes African musicians and members of London-based jazz outfit Led Bib, blends African sounds and rhythms with Latin, jazz and folk into uplifting and emotive songs.
 
The Arts Desk
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 01:03:45 -0700

2014 marks rock-jazzers/post-jazzers Led Bib's tenth anniversary as a going concern and three years since their Bring your Own album. It also sees the release of The People in your Neighbourhood: an album that in no way suggests a band that is merely ...
 
Aachener Nachrichten
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 04:03:51 -0700

Led Bib wurden von der „Times“ als „Zukunft des Jazz“ gelobt, 2009 gewannen sie für ihr drittes Studioalbum „Sensible Shoes“ den Mercury Prize – der Preis wird jährlich für das beste britische Musikalbum der vorangegangenen zwölf Monate vergeben ...
 
The Guardian
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:00:48 -0700

Pulcinella are a variously hectic, painterly and atmospheric accordion- and sax-led quartet, and on this irrepressible set, they are augmented by trombone and mandolin. Bestiole suggests a kind of Gallic Led Bib, as fairground-roundabout sax/accordion ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:30:00 -0700

She plays acoustic guitar, but works with an impressive backing band that includes African musicians and members of London-based jazz outfit Led Bib. This can't have been an easy show for her. Her debut album Shiwezwa is not released until next month, ...
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