ZOO: CDs and recordings
Released 1st May
New EP of 4 tracks
recorded at Mansfield Old Library Studios; launched at Baresca
Bar on 1st May- see Gigs
Released 8th Feb
8th recording project began in the spring of 2012 with a major
recording session at Ian's studio. Further overdubs, refinement
and polishing were added at the Greenhouse studio during 2012,
with the album released on the Red
Admiral label in February 2013.
the MiLLIONS web site
ZOO's 7th recording project commenced in November 2009, with three
days spent at Ian's spacious house to record the backing tracks
to 15 new numbers. Additional recordings and overdubs continued
into December at the Greenhouse studio, including a day with our
great friend Guy Barker. Further recording and mixing continued
into 2010, and the album was released on the Red
Admiral label in July 2010. Photos
in the Gallery.
the Psychodrama website for samples
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recording project began in November 2007 with the capturing of
backing and foundation tracks for a number of new songs, and continued
into 2008 with collaborations involving some of the leading Midlands
jazz artists. Launched on 16th February
2009 on the Red
the 'End of the Telegraph Wires' website for samples
was begun in January 2006, and is a 14 track CD of material written
during 2005. "Greenhouse" was released on 7th
May 2007 on Red Admiral
Records, and is available to buy in the ZOO
Shop, and on the JazzCDs
Some pics of the recording sessions can be found in the
Gallery. Tracks can be listened to and purchased on i-Tunes.
the Greenhouse website for samples
Written and recorded by the trio between February and October 2004,
"Endangered Species" is an exceptional CD of original
material (we think!).
project website can be found at
www.endangered-species.org.uk, which includes photos, samples,
track lists and details of the writing and recording processes.
CD retails at £10. Visit the ZOO shop
to order a copy;
Between The Silence (2003)
third album of original material was recorded during the summer
of 2003. Instead of hiring a studio and engineer, this time ZOO
recorded and arranged the material on their own digital recording
equipment at their rehearsal studios in Nottingham.
Between the Silence" contains 12 tracks of exceptional
beauty, quality and variety. More details can be found at the
project web site, here. The CD costs £10; visit
the ZOO shop to order a copy
of Land (2002) (EP)
April 2002, ZOO returned to Peterborough's Five Mile High Studio,
and engineer Andy Hawkins, to record their second CD "Discovery
of Land". Recording and mixing were spread over four days,
allowing greater experimentation and attention to detail. The resulting
four-track CD was launched at gigs in Nottingham in July 2002, and
can be purchased for £5 from
the ZOO shop.
All recording details and pictures can be found at the dedicated
"Discovery of Land" project website:
click --> discoveryofland.co.uk
May 2001 ZOO recorded their first CD, called "Sinistra".
The five tracks reflect the breadth of the band's interests, ranging
from the bosa nova of "Extraordinary" to the stark "White
Room" to the uplifting "I Believe".
have created a separate project web site (www.sinistra.co.uk)
holding details about the recording of "Sinistra".
CD can be purchased for £5. Visit
the ZOO shop to order a copy.