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ILK Music

ILK is an artist-run label and collective releasing new music hybrids, avant-, improv- and jazz.

ILK is an artist-run label and collective of 25 musicians based in Copenhagen, releasing new music hybrids, avant-, improv- and jazz related sounds by artists acknowledged as innovators on an international scale. The ILK catalogue also highlights a wide range of international collaborations with master musicians such as Paul Bley, Henry Grimes, John Tchicai, Andrew Cyrille, Craig Taborn, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Jeff Ballard, Airto Moeira, Chris Speed, Jon Balke, Gerald Cleaver, Cong Vu, Koichi Makigami, Han Bennink and many more.

Besides releasing over 10 albums every year, ILK has been running and curating its very own exciting Copenhagen Jazz Festival stage for many years at the beloved local venue 5e, in the meatpacking district of Copenhagen.

Present at Jazzahead!

Laura Dalgaard, Label manager

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