Nimbus Sextet are one of the most innovative bands in the new wave of UK jazz. Led by pianist/keyboardist Joe Nichols and signed to Acid Jazz Records, the multi-national contemporary jazz outfit fuses their jazz, world, hip-hop and funk influences uniquely into a strong melodic blend that has set them apart from their contemporaries.
Having garnered widespread critical acclaim from the likes of Jazzwise, BBC Radio 2 and major support from Jazz FM (including achieving the prestigious ‘Album Of The Week’ spotlight), the band have firmly established themselves as leading lights in the new wave of British jazz.
“Nimbus Sextet have caught our attention in a big way” – JAZZ FM
“One of the most notable breakthrough groups currently making waves out of the UK jazz scene” – BEAT CAFFEINE
“Diverse musical intelligence is regularly evident… Leader Joe Nichols’ keyboards are clearly a strength, cutting against the groove and clearing space for more personal expression – JAZZWISE
Joe Nichols – keyboards, harmonica
Michael Butcher – saxophones
Euan Allardice – trumpet
Honza Kourimsky – guitar
Stephen Jack – bass
Alex Palmer – drums