Fast emerging New York group SUM bring together jazz, soul and funk on their eponymous debut album, SUM (pronounced "soom", a latin word meaning "to be").

Led by drummer, composer and arranger Steve Belvilus the band's line-up includes trumpeter Gil "XL" Defay, saxophonist Andrew Gould, pianist Joel Desroches, keyboardist Olivier Rambeloson, bassist Francesco Beccaro and singer Patryce Williams, all of whom can be heard on their latest single 'Sinking Sand'.

For more info visit www.sumnyc.com

Jazzwise is pleased to premiere the video for 'Sinking Sand' here: