Jamie Branch and her band Fly or Die
Jaimie Branch challenges listeners to open up to music that knows no boundaries, no gender and no genre. The New York trumpeter was classically trained, but lets go of all the rules in her band Fly or Die . Her gripping playing and voice are central to adventurous jazz with strong grooves and beats .
In Fly or Die, Jaimie Branch plays with well-known musicians from Chicago, where she was part of the open-minded music scene for many years. Branch played against very different backgrounds, from improv with William Parker and Matana Roberts to indie rock with bands like Spoon and TV on the Radio. Under the name Fly or Die she has already released three albums on the influential International Anthem label.
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