Griffith Hiltz Trio

Live Act Jazz
Griffith Hiltz Trio - Jazz Live Act in Toronto, ON

Griffith Hiltz Trio Short Info

GHT and Hawksley Workman collide on this head banging, pelvic-grinding, soft-shoeing, hippy tripping, soul-soothing, make out session of sweet sounds.
“This is What You Get...” when long time friends and collaborators Johnny Griffith and Nathan Hiltz move their risk-taking style in a genre warping direction with their 2nd album. Shaping their departure from mainstream jazz is indie pop hero and eclectic madman Hawksley Workman. Fuelled by popsicles and good wine, GHT, begins rooted in the jazz tradition and launches into the unexpected.
GHT appeals to more than just your average jazz listener. They’ve rallied impromptu dance parties with hippies on Salt Spring Island, elated elementary school students, and festival audiences from St. John’s to the Yukon. Combining influences from Duke Ellington to Otis Redding to Black Sabbath to Kermit the Frog, GHT proves not only that they are at the forefront their genre – they’re creating their own.
GHT’s “This is What You Get...” is a purely enjoyable ride of post-bop, raunchy rock and one of the catchiest pop tunes you’ll ever hear.

GHT and Hawksley Workman collide on this head banging, pelvic-grinding, soft-shoeing, hippy tripping, soul-soothing, make out session of sweet sounds.
“This is What You Get...” when long time friends and collaborators Johnny Griffith and Nathan Hiltz move their risk-taking style in a genre warping direction with their 2nd album. Shaping their departure from mainstream jazz is indie pop hero and eclectic madman Hawksley Workman. Fuelled by popsicles and good wine, GHT, begins rooted in the jazz tradition and launches into the unexpected.
GHT appeals to more than just your average jazz listener. They’ve rallied impromptu dance parties w...

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Discography Griffith Hiltz Trio

  • 2013 This Is What You Get Album | GB Records
  • 2013 Plays Pop EP | GB Records
  • 2009 Now & Then Album | indiepool

Media

  • Sound 05 Steppin' Out
  • Sound 07 Port Hillford Railway
  • Sound 04 MGM
  • Sound 09 The Rainbow Connection
  • Sound 08 This Is What You Get
  • Sound 02 The Kuleshascope
  • Video GHT - Griffith Hiltz Trio p...
  • Video GHT - Griffith Hiltz Trio -...
  • Video Griffith Hiltz Trio - FIJM 09
  • Sound 02 The Kuleshascope

Origin

  • Toronto, ON CA

Founded

  • 2009

Members

  • Nathan Hiltz Guitar/Bass Pedals
  • Johnny Griffith Saxophones/Woodwinds
  • Sly Juhas Drums

Downloads / Press Releases