Chris Speed - tenor sax, clarinet, Wurlitzer piano, accordion, Casiotone
Hilmar Jensson - guitars
Skúli Sverrisson - bass
Jim Black - drums, Wurlitzer piano, melodica, Handsonic
Chris Speed, from Seattle, is currently leading and touring with his bands "Yeah, No" (their new cd 'Swell Henry' available on Squealer Records) as well as his "Iffy" trio. Along with co-leading the Balkan-influenced quartet "Pachora", he also records and tours with John Hollenbeck's Claudia Quintet, and Ben Perowsky.
Hilmar Jensson currently lives in Iceland and has composed music and recorded numerous albums for the new music/electronic/ambient label Bad Taste. He performs throughout Europe with artists ranging from Rafael Toral to Arve Henriksen to the Kitchen Motor Collective.
Skuli Sverrisson, also an Iceland native, is currently recording a series of duo cds with electronic composer Anthony Burr, and has recorded "Seremonie" for solo prepared bass on Extreme. Other projects include musical direction for Laurie Anderson and recordings and performances with Blonde Redhead, David Sylvian, and Ryuichi Sakamoto.