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Breaking news: within 2 weeks… release 1st album of BANJAX

In Artist of the Month on November 8, 2012 at 12:18 am

Dear Friends,

Banjax is a formation of 5 musicians improvising with Erik Bogaerts’ compositions, well known for his agility when he plays sax.

Erik Bogaerts : Sax
Christian Mendoza : Piano
Nathan Wouters : bas (op de cd speelt Nicolas Thys bas)
Bert Cools : gitaar
Stijn Cools : drums
In july 2008 Banjax won the first price of the ‘Jong Jazz Talent Gent’ competition together with bassist Axel Gilain. As a result they played a tour in various places and festivals (Dinant Jazz Night, Jazz Maastricht, Ghent Jazz Festival, Jazz In’t Park,…)

In march 2012 they recorded their first album for recordlabel De Werf . De Werf is an art centre in Bruges (Belgium) well dedicated to jazz where you can also enjoy a lot of concerts. And now… it’s time to announce their CD release, two weeks before the D Day !

Enjoy !



Here are some links to let you discover these incredible young but so talented guys !

Everything you want to know about the musicians :

And their music :