'Sophisticated dancehall’, ‘Operatic voodoo’, the wild, electronics of Dr. Jordan Institute combines Caribbean folk and classical vocals by Nicole Jordan (Trinidad & Tobago/Rotterdam), with guitar and drums by Mark Tuinstra & Stefan Kruger (Amsterdam). Debut album, Jab Jab (2019) is a gritty yet refined style all its own. Want something new? This is it.
"Song art meets electronics; spoken word meets bubbling 'afro-latin sounds. ... how would it have sounded if John Dowland (1563-1626) had recorded in Studio One, Jamaica? Or Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) in the Blue Note studio? " - Vrije geluiden review