21.03.12: Breaking News: Change of personnel for the launch tour. Tom White will be replaced by the wonderful Tom Stone on the 15th and 22nd of April. More news to follow.
16.03.12: Buy your DAGDA album launch tickets here.
12.03.12: Join the FaceBook DAGDA Tour event group.
07.03.12: CDs have arrived! Looking good too!
01.03.12: Tour flyers have arrived! Let the postage commence!!!
17.02.12: CDs to be on sale instore at HMV, Amazon and iTunes from April 2nd. More news to follow.
07.02.12: Website updated, news about forthcoming album release coming soon
29.01.12: Press about DAGDA on LondonJazz Blog. Jack Davies promotes the April tour HERE.
16.01.12: Pleased to announce that Dagda is now a UKJazz Network artist, and is exclusively rtepresented by UKJN for European and festival bookings. UKJazz Now for more info.
13.01.12: Airplay today on UKJazz Radio, 6-8pm, between Alex Garnett and Phil Robson. Repeat on Sunday available online at UKJazz Radio. Full CD review next week.
11.01.12: New promo photos posted online and on social networking sites. Check them out, let us know what you think!
09.01.12: Album launch tour dates UNLEASHED!! Click HERE for the full gig schedule.
28.12.11: Many thanks to Jazz Services and The Arts Council for agreeing to subsidise the album launch tour in April. Dates coming soon!
22.12.11: New promo shots for launch tour finished. Can't wait to see them!
15.12.11: Charity gig for Water Aid tonight, with World Service Project, Let Spin and Outboard Motor.
18.11.11: Album showreel nearly at 7,000. We can do it!!!
15.11.11: More special guests flooding in for the April tour (16 confirmed dates so far), including youngs guns Joe Wright and trombonist Tom White.
07.11.11: Youtube album showreel just hit 6,000 views!!! Thanks so much!!
02.11.11: XMAS Jazz Bash announced. Quadruple bill with Dagda, Outboard Motor, Saltwater Samurai and World Service Project on 15th December. Charity gig for Water Aid. Stay posted.
26.10.11: Keep your eyes on LYTE Records for project updates and writeups.
24.10.11: At last! Album preview available on Youtube with finished artwork. Check it out.
19.10.11: Jean Toussaint to write liner notes for the album.
16.10.11: Designing album artwork. Graphic design is TOUGH!!!
06.10.11: Just got back the finished album masters. Great job by Michael Buckley.
28.09.11: Jean Toussaint and Paul Booth confirmed for April Launch Tour. Heavy.
15.09.11: The album has a home! 'Dagda' to be released on Irish label LYTE Records.
20.09.11: Guest tenorists in the process of being confirmed for the tour.
15.09.11: Hustling for the launch tour, April 2012. Schedule is filling up ;)
05.09.11: Great gig at The Green Man last night. Thanks to all who came down, and also to our wonderful deps Dave Hamblett and Alex Munk.
30.08.11: Album. DONE! Can't wait to listen back! Updates to follow...
27.08.11: Off to Dublin to record the album! Hectic 3 days ahead!
12.08.11: SPOILER ALERT! Ahead of our album recording, I've uploaded an excerpt from Suite for RLH performed live with special guest Alex Munk. Get a sneak peak on the Music page.
02.08.11: Amazing gig at The Vortex last night! Thanks to everyone who came down. A day of hustling ahead!
11.07.11: Split programme with Emily Saunders Band announced - 1st August at Vortex Jazz Club.
02.07.11: Double bill with World Service Project in the pipeline... Details to follow.
27.06.11: TONIGHT! Playing in Greenwich at Oliver's Jazz Bar - Dagda 4tet featuring Ben Mallinder! We're going to be testing out some new arrangements for the album.
18.06.11: Dagda @ The Green Note moved forward to September 4th.
09.06.11: Getting creative - testing out album designs today!
29.05.11: Next month, Dagda +1 at Oliver's. Writing new arrangements for Ben Mallinder.
15.05.11: Producer/Location confirmed for the album! We're very priveliged to have the award-winning Michael Buckley on board to record and produce our album!
05.05.11: Dagda play Ray's Jazz in Soho TONIGHT!
22.04.11: Album update - Looking forward to an Irish Summer, going to hit Dublin in July/August to record.
11.04.11: Confirmed! Our debut album will be released on Lyte Records, alongside John Patitucci, Andreas Varady, David Lyttle, Michael Janisch!
06.04.11: Dagda to record debut album in 2011, stay tuned for info.
23.03.11: Finally, Feb tour videos edited and uploaded! Check our Youtube Channel for updates.
15.03.11: Big news, Dagda is set to release its debut album in late 2011. Watch this space!
28.02.11: Amazing! What a great week on the road, thanks to everyone who turned out around the country! Now for some well-earned rest! Catch us at Ray's Jazz in May.
14.01.11: 2011 looks set to be an exciting year! We've got bags of new material for our Nationwide Tour in February, and touring collaborations planned in Ireland and France. For more detailed information about tours and extended projects, please visit the Projects page.