Singer/songwriter Zootcase released three albums between 1992 and 1999, after which his alter ego Jeff Mitchell joined the americana band The Secret Combination in 2000. They released four albums with an upcoming album in 2018.
Dimitar Bodurov is a Bulgarian jazz pianist/composer/producer, currently based in Amsterdam (NL). His solid background in both jazz improvisation and classical composition in combination with love for folklore and electronica shaped his authentic musical signature. Bodurov has received several awards and a mention at the Martial Solal Jazz Solo Piano Competition 2010.
Zootcase met Dimitar Bodurov during recording sessions in the Amsterdam Heartland Studios. They decided to team up for a historic recording session in Bonn (DE) & Amsterdam (NL), thus creating a new Zootcase album: The only one.
Format: CD, Vinyl, Digital
Release: May 2018
Challenge Records, the Netherlands
Zootcase The only one
A jazzy collaboration of singer/songwriter Zootcase with award winning
piano wizard Dimitar Bodurov.
A selection of his favourite recorded songs of the last 20 years,
newly adapted to a jazzy setting.
Dimitar Bodurov teaming up with his musical companions German jazz legend Jens Düppe on drums and Bulgarian bass player Mihail 'Misho' Ivanov.
Among other prominent jazz performers the album also features
Eric Vloeimans on trumpet and Edu Hackenitz on guitar.
July 2018 Zootcase is starting his European tour in Bulgaria.
All songs by Zootcase
Arranged & produced by Dimitar Bodurov
Zootcase lead vocals
Dimitar Bodurov grand piano, B3 organ, Wurlitzer
Misho Ivanov bass
Jens Düppe drums
Eric Vloeimans trumpet
Edu Hackenitz guitar
THE ONLY ONE
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