Reut Regev’s R*time is a trombone led, genre defying, progressive Jazz-soul band. All About Jazz calls it “stunning”, “breathtakingly expansive and unabashedly modern”. A musical collaboration between Reut and her husband, drummer Igal Foni, Rtime has been kicking and creating since their internationally acclaimed debut, “This is R*time” (Ropeadope) was released in 2009.
Their upcoming third release “Keep Winning”, is a follow up to their sophomore release “exploRing the vibe”, both on Enja records.
The personnel for both recent releases features legendary free funk guitarist Jean-Paul Bourelly, and master bassist Mark Peterson.
Some notable Festival Appearances include Berlin Jazz Festival, Skopje Jazz Festival, Muenster Jazz Festival, Stanser Musiktage, Belgrade Jazz Festival, Vision Festival, Moscow Jazz Festival, Halifax Jazz Festival , Jazz D’or Festival in Strasbourg, Goettingen Jazz Festival, Winter Jazzfest and many more, as well as many notable Jazz clubs in Europe, South and North America.
In NYC R*time have been featured in venues such as The Stone, Joe’s Pub, Barbes, Bitter End and Cornelia Street Cafe, among others.
Photo by Kieran Doyle