The Wild Card musicians are:
Sophie Alloway: Drums
Andrew Noble: Hammond Organ
Clement Regert: Guitars
Graeme Flowers (t)
Leo Richardson (ts)
Rosie Turton (tbn)
Binker Golding (ts)
Denys Baptiste (ts)
Trevor Mires (tbn)
Jamie Murray (d)
Gabor Dornyei (d)
Snow Boy (p)
Neville "level" Malcolm
Clement Regert is an official AER Amplification & Godin guitars endorsee.
Clement Regert is a French guitarist from
Paris. Since he moved to London in 2005,
Clement has played in numerous venues
and festivals in the UK such as The London jazz Festival, London Latin-Jazz Festival, Ronnie Scott, 606 club, Pizza Express Soho, Cadogan Hall, The Jazz café, the Canary Wharf jazz Festival, Ealing Jazz Festival and collaborated with the likes of Marcus Strickland, Tim Garland, Binker Goldings, Imaani, Dennis Rollins, Denys Baptiste, Trevor Mires, Snow boy, Ross Stanley, or Paul Booth to name just a few.
Clement Regert is Broadly travelling the
same nu-Jazz path as Italy's Nicola Conte
but takes a better solo." Evening Standard
“Regert’s guitar playing is always fluent and on the mark and the music he writes is irresistibly lively” Jazzwise
"Versatility not only as a guitarist but as a composer...expertise of writing by Clement Regert" Jazz in Europe
"Jubilant melodies, Thick pulsating guitar
licks!" Young & Serious
"Full Marks to Clement Regert for
his incisive guitar playing" Jazz Journal
Sophie Alloway is one of the most in
demand drummer in the UK.
She has toured the UK, Australia, and new Zealand with Roots Manuva, As well as performing on later with Jools Holland,
Mercury Music Prize, BBC Introducing and
playing festival such as London Jazz
Festival, Glastonbury and Bestival.
She has also toured with the Michael
Jackson musical "Thriller".
Recording session for Roots Manuva, Wild
Card, Hazel O'Connor, Wagga Man/Theo
Gordon (producer), John Hogg as well as
numerous recordings as a jazz drummer.
"The goddess of grooves" Jazz FM UK
Originally from Australia now residing in London since 2004. Performing across town with a variety of jazz groove and Latin projects.
During his time he has performed with saxophonist Derek Nash, Roberto Manzin, Renato D'Aiello, Christian Brewer, Simon Spillet, Ed Jones, Toni Kofi and Gary Plumey, conger Robin Jones, Guitarists Jim Mullen and Carl Orr, singer Ola Onabule and Kenny Thomas and nine degres below zero.
He has also performed at Edinburgh Fringe Fest, London Jazz Festival, Royal Albert Hall, Goodwood Fest of speed, The British Jazz Fest, Music live at Birmingham NEC, All out Guitar Fest, Marlborough Jazz Fest, The Teignmouth Jazz Fest and The Isle of Wight Int. Jazz Festival.