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“Many bands are described as being a ‘Power Trio’ and, to my ears, none fit the description better than this award-winning Swedish band.”  Review live gig at Jazz Cafe, Newcastle Sep. 2018 by Lance bebopspokenhere

“There is a melancholy to it but also a fun joie de vivre. There are monster ostinatos whether eating from the pianist’s left hand or out of the blue from the bass”. Review live gig at Spice of Life, London Sep. 2018 by Stephen Graham

“Their continuous search for musical perfection has taken the Daniel Karlsson Trio, through the years, to an intense and fascinating journey, culminated in a record like this that celebrates the band’s great understanding and appreciation for music and the will to continue to explore the never ending highways of sound.” Giovanni Pilato, Bluebirdreviews  -Review 5

“Warm en spontaan, dat zijn de lemma’s, die in mij opkomen bij het beluisteren van deze alweer heerlijke plaat.”  Rootstime (BE) -Review 5

”Musik wie ein Reisebericht.” Schwäbische Zeitung (DE)
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”…a very welcome hour of fusion-tinged power jazz.” London Jazz News (GB)
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“Al met al is dit vijfde album van dit Zweedse trio een magnifiek groeiplaatje en een absolute aanrader.”  Moors magazine (NL) – Review 5

”In a market where piano trios abound, the Daniel Karlsson Trio stands out as a trio brimming with
ideas.” ”…one of the most exciting of contemporary pianists…”
All about jazz (GB)
– Das Taxibåt

”Traumatisch schön” KultKomplott (DE)
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”es gibt derzeit wenig andere Musik, die so ökonomisch das Maximum aus den eingesetzten Mitteln herausholt ” Süddeutsche Zeitung (DE) – Review live gig at Unterfahrt, Munich feb. 2017

”Synnerligen raffinerat och hippt” DN (SE) – At the feel free falafel

”Another bull’s-eye by Daniel Karlsson Trio, one of Sweden’s most creative bands right now”  Lira -Ding Dong

“Five words to sum it up? Riveting. Cool. Playful. Unconventional. Most of all, enjoyable”  Rob Mallows, Kind of Jazz (GB) – Ding Dong

“Há um factor experimental na música que leva o projecto muito além dos paradigmas estabelecidos… com uso de dissonâncias e de métricas intrincadas que vão sofrendo súbitas mudanças, o que faz com que sejamos continuamente surpreendidos”  Rui Eduardo Paes, (PT) – Ding Dong

”un evento ricco di sfumature a lizzano suona il trio che ha conquistato l’Europa” La gazzetta del Mezzogiorno (IT)

“Un bon exemple de cette musique libre, inventive, dont le rayonnement et l’influence s’affirment toujours plus au fil des années”  Jacques Aboucaya, Le salon littéraire (FR)Ding Dong

“With Spering and Rundqvist, Karlsson has a trio one can listen to for a long time, and constantly discovering something new” Johannes Cornell, DN Review Live at Fasching April 2017

“Det är personligt men tål även att projiceras utanför individen, som på en duk där musiken ges utrymme för mer än bara ett intimt tilltal och ett format knutet till jazzen som genre” DN (SE) Review 5

“Looking for music to brighten your day but also energise you with the power of an ocean storm? Number 5 could be what you need”  Rob Mallows kind of jazz (GB) 5

”…ett rejält kliv framåt på den europeiska jazzscenen.” DN (SE)
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”…rakt igenom bibehåller herrarna en helt suverän energi.” Lira (SE)
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