This autumn sees the release of corto.alto’s much-anticipated debut album Bad With Names out via New Soil Recordings. Following sold-out shows at Ronnie Scott’s and The Jazz Cafe, we are excited to host one of the UK’s most exciting talents for our yearlong series, Scotland Unwrapped.
corto.alto’s previous E.P release Not for Now (Released November 2021) amassed over 1 million streams across digital streaming platforms, as well as receiving multiple plays from Gilles Peterson’s show on BBC Radio 2, as well as plays on BBC Radio 6, BBC Radio Scotland, Worldwide FM and more. corto.alto has also been awarded ‘Best Band’ and ‘Best Release’ in the Scottish Jazz Awards in 2020. This release also seen editorial playlist support from Spotify (State of Jazz, Jazz UK, 21st Century, Fusion Fest), Apple Music, Deezer, and magazines such as JazzWise, Disco Pogo, Snack Mag and Jazz Revelations.