Make room for the Creators - Shane Cooper
“It’s about working with other people and exploring”
Shane Cooper is known as one of the most progressive young jazz artists and double bassists in South Africa, having won the SAMA (South African Music Award) in 2014 for Best Jazz Album, and performing and/or recording with artists like Lionel Loueke. His brainchild, ‘Card On Spokes’, is a live electronic music project that might best be described by one of his lyrics: “the dance of things to come”. Taking influence from genres such as hip-hop and house music, along with the subtle accents of his jazz roots; he has crafted a unique style that is constantly evolving.
Social media handles
FB: @shanecooper or @cardonspokes