ABOUT

JAZ COLEMAN – the celebrated musician; composer; producer; author; lecturer; traveller; philosopher; actor and Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres, was born on 26 February 1960 in Cheltenham to an English father and an Anglo-Indian mother of half-Bengali descent.

Coleman studied piano and violin under Eric Coleridge, head of music for Cheltenham College, until the age of 17, and was a member of several cathedral choirs in England before forming the iconic post-punk band Killing Joke. Since coming together in 1978, Killing Joke, combining a fierce intelligence with a thirst for esoteric knowledge that matches a music that is visceral and almost spiritual in its primal spirit, are like no other band.

This is a group who came out of punk and then set out on one of the most remarkable and idiosyncratic journeys ever.

LATEST NEWS

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On the Day the Earth Went Mad release

Jaz Coleman/Ondrej Smeykal
Black and Red – ‘On the Day the Earth Went Mad’. Who’s mad about the world we currently live in? Jaz Coleman certainly is! He’s been mad about it his whole life…

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Taking stock

New Zealand, Vietnam and central America. Face masks, empty airports, paranoia and worse to come (no doubt) looking at the astrology…

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What a tour!

Thanks and love to our brothers in Tool. So many wonderful people encountered, standing ovations from hardened Tool fans…

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