At the end of May 2017 Instant Classic will release a CD version of "Invocation" - a new album from Chicago-based improvising trio Mako Sica. Vinyl version comes out on Feeding Tube Records.
"Invocation" is Mako Sica's 7th release. "Our music, in the past and on Invocation, is not easily pinned down. We write, as a band, compositions that take us somewhere and hopefully the listener as well. Each song is like a mansion, with different rooms that represent different emotions. We can build the mansion as big or small as we want. There's no literal meaning, it's a piece of music when it moves you. We all listen to different music, but there are some commonalities. Heavy jazz influence that's easy to pick up on and also the blues. The layout is more akin to the way soundtracks are laid out with dynamics and long dissolving atmospherics," said the band.
The album comes out after a rough period for Mako Sica. "The songs came together pretty quick. We wrote the....... more