oxyd

Live Act Jazz
oxyd - Jazz Live Act in Paris

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OXYD is a five-member band coming from Paris, France, influenced by modern jazz musicians, as Jim Black, Steve Coleman, John Hollenbeck, Marc Ducret and bands like AlasNoAxis, Kneebody, Radiohead or Sonic Youth. The band plays their own compositions inspired by Europeean and American jazz music, but with influences of rock, pop, free jazz and contemporary music.

OXYD is composed by young musicians playing on Paris’ stage, rest of the France and Europe. Band is conducted by pianist and composer Alexandre Herer, playing in this band the Fender Rhodes, electronics and several effects. Trumpet player Olivier Laisney and tenor sax player Julien Pontvianne play in Oxyd as a great front line, as well in leading melody and improvising. Band is supported by an high quality rhythm section: Oliver Degabriele on electric bass and Thibault Perriard on drums.

Since his creation in 2006, OXYD played in lots of festivals and venues in Paris, France, Europe and United States. The band released his first album in April 2009. The second one, “Oblivious”, is out since March 2011 on the French label « Juste Une Trace », and distributed in France by Socadisc. Third album “Plasticity” was released in May 2013.

OXYD is a five-member band coming from Paris, France, influenced by modern jazz musicians, as Jim Black, Steve Coleman, John Hollenbeck, Marc Ducret and bands like AlasNoAxis, Kneebody, Radiohead or Sonic Youth. The band plays their own compositions inspired by Europeean and American jazz music, but with influences of rock, pop, free jazz and contemporary music.

OXYD is composed by young musicians playing on Paris’ stage, rest of the France and Europe. Band is conducted by pianist and composer Alexandre Herer, playing in this band the Fender Rhodes, electronics and several effects. Trumpet player Olivier Laisney and tenor sax player Julie...

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Past Gigs oxyd

  • 07 | 2015 Manchester Manchester Jazz Festival
  • 06 | 2015 Noisiel Ferme du Buisson
  • 11 | 2014 Chelles Les Cuizines

Discography oxyd

  • 2013 Plasticity Album | 11.11
  • 2011 Oblivious Album | 11.11

Media

  • Video Alexandre Herer OXYD - Pla...
  • Video .OXYD - Variante
  • Video .OXYD - Doug

Origin

  • Paris FR

Founded

  • 2006

Members

  • Alexandre Herer Fender Rhodes
  • Olivier Laisney Trumpet
  • Julien Pontvianne Sax
  • Oliver Degabriele Bass
  • Thibault Perriard Drums