Press

 

https://opduvel.com/2017/06/12/shepherds-of-cats-gunter-heinz-shepherds-of-cats-gunter-heinz/
"Wielogatunkowa muzyczna hybryda,wyposażona w duży ładunek literatury,deklamacji i krzyków,a także wyjątkowo swobodnie improwizowanych dźwięków"
http://spontaneousmusictribune.blogspot.co.uk/2017/06/setsfree-torrecillas-lash-abc-trio.html
"Apart from having the most definitive name for a free impro outfit, Anglo-Polish ensemble Shepherds of Cats are most notable for having a drummer" - Gavin Burrows
https://lucidfrenzy.blogspot.co.uk/2017/07/shepherds-of-cats-gig-going-adventures.html
"(Shepherds of Cats) improv music creeps up on you and steals your 
attention but not in a ghoulish sense ..." 
- Depo Olukotun
http://ceel.org.uk/culture/music/shepherds-of-cats-featuring-panelak-reviewed-by-depo-olukotun/
"Ich występ rozpoczął się niepozornie od zbieraniny pojedynczych nut i pomruków wokalistów. Jednak z każdą chwilą atmosfera zaczynała gęstnięć, a dźwięki zaczęły układać się w spójną narrację muzyczną." 
- Jakub Gleń
https://magivanga.wordpress.com/2015/07/15/tak-bylo-na-tombed-vision-label-night/
"Playing tonight are an Anglo/Polish improv trio going by the name of 
‘Shepherds of Cats’ who I shall forgive the jokey name and the jokey 
title of their release just for the fact that they’ve made it all the wayto Leeds to play in front of what, all things being as they usually are, will be a crowd of around 20 people" 
- Idwal Fisher 
http://idwalfisher.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/no-thumbs-shepherds-of-cats-panelak.html 
"Keeping such rich material in a collective form but still allowing it tobreathe is no mean feat.  And especially as this doesn’t resort to any 
climax clichés.  In a world where peaks and troughs, to-you-to-me improv 
is busting my balls it’s delightful to hear such confidence just letting things flow ..."  
https://radiofreemidwich.wordpress.com/2015/12/02/saltwater-lake-joe-murray-on-michael-morley-seymour-glass-fleshtone-aura-shepherds-of-cats-panelak/
"Somehow, they manage to keep it together, creating a diverse sound that harnesses a music school’s worth of instruments into constantly morphing sonic inventions. That their approach is so successful is tribute to the openness of their attitude ..."
https://weneednoswords.wordpress.com/2015/09/14/shepherds-of-cats/
"...there was a concert in the dark—a Jazztopad tradition—by improvising musicians, cellist Adam Webster, percussionist Aleksander Olszewski and 
Jarosław Jachimowicz on clavinet D6. For nearly twenty minutes their minimalist soundscapes fluctuated between dreamy textures, ambient 
abstraction and strong rhythmic pulses. It provided a stimulating aural environmentin which to rest the eyes, or alternatively, like the gentleman beside me, to fall asleep without the attention of accusing eyes ..." 
- Piotr Turkiewicz 
https://www.allaboutjazz.com/jazztopad-2014-three-world-premieres-wadada-leo-smith-by-ian-patterson.php?page=1