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Bassist/composer Alper Yılmaz is back with a brilliant follow up to his critically acclaimed debut release titled Clashes released in 2007. The new release is titled Over the Clouds and features several new compositions from the Turkish born bassist. Yılmaz surrounds himself here with some of the top jazz artists of the genre. The ensemble is made up of the great David Binney on alto saxophone, Nir Felder on guitar, Bodek Janke on drums and percussion, Volkan Öktem on drums and percussion, Aslıhan Demirtas joins in on one track for voice and Tolga Tüzün helps out on the sound design for the title track. Check out Over the Clouds and dive into the mind and masterful performance artistry of one of the most creative bass players of the genre. -- Two for the Show Media

Tracks: Yet; Flughafen; Misir with Grandma; Her Waves; Straight Up; Cagdas' Tune; Perplexity; Over the Clouds

Personnel: Alper Yılmaz, electric basses, sound design, loops; David Binney, alto saxophones; Nir Felder, guitars effects; Bodek Janke, drums, percussion; Volkan Öktem, drums, percussion; Aslıhan Demirtas, voice; Tolga Tüzün, sound design