Chris Bowden's early albums “Time Capsule “ on Soul Jazz Records in 1999 and “Slightly Askew” on Ninja Tune in 2002 were way ahead of their time and the critics. But when "Time Capsule" was rereleased in 2019 it sparked a lot of interest.
“This is the album that connected it all.” GILES PETERSON
“A beautiful and mysterious record.” MIXMAG
Chris has worked with Jules Buckley of the Metropole Orkest, Simon Philips, Flora Purim and Airto Moreira, was a member of The Herbaliser band and collaborated extensively with 4 Hero. In the last few years he has released two albums, “Unlikely Being” and “The Hypnos Files”. He has made numerous recordings including records with Jelissa Anderson, Jessica Lauren, The Heritage Orchestra, Moses Molelekwa, K Creative and Palm Skin Productions. Back in the day Chris played some of the hottest nights for Derby Jazz at SUSUMI.
His current quartet includes pianist Andy Bunting who's originally from Derby, James Owston on bass and drummer Jim Bashford.