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Michael Rexen & Human Shields

5e / ILK, København V

Experimental DKK 6pm-concert 40 DKK. Evening ticket (8pm-midnight) 100 DKK.

No advance tickets

This band is a collective and has since spring 2017 played around Copenhagen and in Kiel, Germany. Everything about it is unusual: the line-up, the music, the performance, the energy and the unexpected mix of songs and improvisation. Build up around singer, guitar player and composer Michael Rexen the band is a rare mix of musicians who cover a wide range of free jazz, rock, etno and folk music. Rexen is also known for his work in the bands A key is A Key and The Magnetic Eagle. He has been called one of the most interesting vocalists in the Danish alternative scene by acclaimed drummer and composer Kresten Osgood, as well as receiving high praise from ECM artist Aaron Parks, who says of The Magnetic Eagle "You have to see it to believe it".

Line up:
  • Michael Rexen: voc, gui
  • Liv Lumia Hurtigkarl: voc, vio
  • Tommy Ejlund Laursen: voc, gui
  • Mads Egetoft: sax
  • Thorbjørn Multi: sax
  • Kristian Tangvik: tuba
  • Erik Kimestad: trp
  • Peter Danstrup: bass
  • Rune Lohse: dr

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