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Project
bBb duo
Members
Martin Küchen
Ola Rubin

bBb duo makes everyday music for distracted times. Influences from near and afar blow in and over - and out again. Most of it pulls through the narrow neck of the sopranino sax and the emerging sounding facets of the trombone vault, but also almost archaeologically colored sound-bearing artefacts are displayed and dissected in real time.

A crack and a bang - and then jazz like a glowing blanket thrown over everything.
Ola Rubin and Martin Küchen make music for our leaking Now - both trying closing the gaps and intensively listening to the hard metaphysical rain that the present is flooded with .... Original acoustics.

Ola Rubin: trombones, multi band radio, selected reeds
Martin Küchen: sopranino saxophone, multi band radio, mutes, drummings


Tape 1 out now on the Scatter label.


“No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear”
― Edmund Burke


"We know they are lying, they know they are lying, they know we know they are lying, we know they know we know they are lying, but they are still lying."
- Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn


Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.

William Pitt

“Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.”

C. S. Lewis