MONKEY STRIKES BACK NuJazz/Urban Groove



EP "EXM 57" (2016)




Monkey Strikes Back is a jazz collectiv based in Bern, Switzerland, created in 2014 by drummer and composer Bastian Weber.
The band usually perfoms with 8 musicians on stage : trumpet, tenor sax, trombone, guitar, 2x keyboards, bass and drums. It also can be extended with a second guitar player or reduced until a quartet formation. They play a mix of funk, jazz, rock and electronic music they call NuJazz/Urban Groove.

Members :

Gabriel Wenger/Tim Giddey : tenor sax
Sonja Ott/Roger Egli : trumpet
Jonas Beck/Josephine Nagorsnik : trombone
Luka Mandic, Anatole Buccella : guitar
Billy Utermann, Louis Laury : keys
Christophe Muheim : bass

Bastian Weber : drums


contact/booking : contact(at)monkeystrikesback.ch

organizer info here


New album - Live (2017)

To order an album send us an email with your postal adress.

10 tracks : 20CHF/Euro - Digital verion including mp3 files : 12CHF/Euro

CONCERTS :

21.9.17 : Solstage, Bern CH

16.9.17 : Jazz Off festival, Colmar F

4.8.17 : Glory Festival, Bern CH

23.6.17 : Fête de la Musique, Genève CH

1.6.17 : HKDM Jam, Freiburg-im-B. D

24.5.17 : Pyramid Stage, Feslenau, Bern CH

22.4.17 : Charlie Scott's, Copenhagen DK

21.4.17 : Metronomen, Copenhagen DK

19.4.17 : MS Stubnitz, Hamburg D

18.4.17 : Haus der Sinne, Berlin D

15.4.17 : Artistania, Berlin D

14.4.17 : Zosch, Berlin D

17.3.17 : Museumsnacht, Bern CH

10.2.17 : Loft A46, Montreux CH

4.2.17 : Art'ung au Willerhof, Alsace F

3.2.17 : Le Royal, Tavannes CH

2.2.17 : Barrio 5, Zürich CH

30.9.16 : Planet BFH, Bern CH

6.9.16 : HKB, Bern CH

24.8.16 : UNA Festival, Bern CH

17.6.16 : The Other Hood Festival, Biel/Bienne CH

8.10.15 : Le Cintra, Fribourg CH

16.9.15 : Punto, Bern CH

11.5.15 : Sonarraum U64, Bern CH

1.5.15 : Brock'n'Art, Bern CH

October 2017 © Bastian Weber