Dresses like Elliott Ness and the Untouchables, the members of this big band perform their own arrangements of the hits of Basie, Ellington, Hines and Calloway. "Widespread" successfully recreates the dance-hall atmospere of the '30s and '40s. Several North American tours and four records gave established the Widespread Jazz Orchestra as one of the best in the realm of swing.
Guitarist Alain Gour brought together this jazz, blues and rock orchestra. Their repertory is made up of eleven original compositions, all by the four instrumentalists who make up the group.