Trost Records to release a four CD box set of recordings from his three day Vienna show
This spring the Vienna based Trost label is set to release a four CD box set of Swedish sax player Mats Gustafsson playing live with a variety of friends and associates. Called Peace And Fire, the recordings were made during Gustafsson's 50th birthday celebration, which was held over a three day period in October 2014 at Vienna's Porgy & Bess venue. It draws on 16 shows with a roll call that included Gustafsson's Fire! Orchestra, Klangforum Wien, The Thing, Sven-Ake Johansson, Anna Högberg, Ken Vandermark, Sofia Jernberg, Didi Kern, Christof Kurzmann, Fake The Facts, and more. Produced by Micke Keysendal, Peace And Fire includes a booklet compiled by Lasse Marhaug featuring photos by Žiga Koritnik and Petra Cvelbar, and accompanying essays.