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    …Plays The Stephen Parkinson Songbook | Tin Angel Records


  2. Today is the release of the Ryan Driver Quintet’s “…Plays The Stephen Parkinson Songbook” on Tin Angel Records, and to celebrate, we’re continuing our introduction to the band and their respective Spotify playlists. Today, we would like to introduce Martin Arnold, guitarist for the Ryan Driver Quintet. Martin is a performer, arts administrator, writer and teacher, and holds a PhD in Music from the University of Victoria (British Columbia). His Spotify playlist is an eclectic and international mix of sounds - listen to it via the embed below.

    You can buy “…Plays The Stephen Parkinson Songbook” by The Ryan Driver Quintet on CD, LP and digitally from the Tin Angel Records Bandcamp store.



    Recent Tin Angel signings Opal Onyx have launched the video for “Black & Crimson” through FAME Magazine. This is ahead of the Brooklyn duo’s first ever tour of the UK & Ireland, supporting The Irrepressibles - dates and ticket links can be found here.


  4. Ahead of the release of The Ryan Driver Quintet’s new album “…Plays The Stephen Parkinson Songbook”, we would like to introduce you to the band, who in turn would like to share their favourite music with you. First up, we have a Spotify playlist from drummer Nick Fraser. Followers of the jazz and improvised music scene in Canada might know Nick from any one of a myriad of collaborations - including Drumheller, featuring Tin Angel artist Doug Tielli - and appearances with the likes of Anthony Braxton, Wynton Marsalis, Joe McPhee and Bill Mays, to name but a few. Listen to Nick’s Spotify playlist below.


  5. Stephen Parkinson talks about The Ryan Driver Quintet and writing the songs that make up “The Stephen Parkinson Songbook”. Listen to one of his songs, “Birds In Spring”, as performed by The Ryan Driver Quintet via the SoundCloud widget below.