Matthew Read Trio play with an extremely wide sonic language encompassing deep grooves, forceful riffs, haunting sonic landscapes and a unified approach to group improvisation.
Formed in 2015, the trio brings together three like-minded approaches to music making, creating an exciting new performance every time they play. Drawing influence from a wide-ranging plethora of bands from Pat Metheny, John Scofield & Paul Motian to Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Abbey Road-era Beatles and many more, MRT bring a fresh edge to the world of the guitar trio.
Matthew Read Trio is Benedict Wood (guitar), Arthur Newell (drums) and Matthew Read (double bass).
“Proof indeed that the British Jazz scene at the moment is in incredible form”
– Chris Philips, Jazz FM