drove all the way from Iowa City to West Philly & played a set of his baritone saxophone music accompanied by circular breathing. The result was an unbroken stream of pounding rhythms and fluid melodies. Oren’s music is available on Bandcamp.
Thollem/Chase is the powerhouse, free-wheeling duo of the perpetually-traveling pianist Thollem McDonas and drummer Brian Chase of Yeah Yeah Yeahs and downtown NY improv scene. Their upcoming album: Dub Narcotic Session will hit the stores in May. Please check the homepage of New Atlantis Records for details. Chase is a drummer and composer living in… Continue reading Duo = Thollem McDonas + Brian Chase
Performed a set of their original Jazz music at Legion Bar in Williamsburg Brooklyn. The trio is: Brian Drye, Trombone Dan Fabricatore, Double Bass Jeff Davis, Drums This performance was part of the OutNow Music Nights series.
The David Schnitter Quartet performed a set of Mr. Schintter’s original music at Smalls Jazz Club in the Big Apple. The Quartet is: David Schnitter, Tenor SaxUgonna Okegwo, BassSpike Wilner, PianoAnthony Pinciotti, Drums
Van Sutra at Ortlieb’s The Philadelphia based duo Played a set of their music for the crowds at Ortlieb’s! Van Sutra is: George Draguns(Guitar) & Julius Masri(Drums)
We’re Jazzed You’re Here! The French Quarter in NOLA Bayou Coquille at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve Chalmette Battlefield & National Cemetery
Haitian Rail LP Release Show at Ortlieb’s The Ricart/Millevoi Quartet released their Haitian Rail LP at Ortlieb’s in Northern Liberties, Philadelphia. Ricart/Millevoi Quartet is: Nick Millevoi (Guitar) Edward Ricart (Bass) Dan Blacksberg (Trombone) and Kevin Shea (Drums)
played a set of their music at Johnny Brenda’s in Philadelphia, PA. Les Rhinocéros at Johnny Brenda’s Les Rhinocéros is known for bending the rules with their music. Their pieces often contain elements of Rock, World Music, Noise, Ambient and Jazz.
Deveykus debut their album: Pillar Without Mercy at Johnny Brenda’s Deveykus is Trombonist Dan Blacksberg’s latest brainchild, blending traditional Ashkenazic Jewish Music with Doom Metal. The idea was conceived by Blacksberg in 2012; he decided to collaborate with musicians whose backgrounds spanned experimental rock, metal, Jazz and Jewish music to form the band. Deveykus is:… Continue reading Deveykus: Hasidic Doom Metal
Chris Forsyth and Nate Wooley at Studio 34 Chris Forsyth and Nate Wooley performed the feature set at Archer Spade’s Studio 34 in Philadelphia, PA. Chris Forsyth and Nate Wooley performed the feature set at Archer Spade’s Studio 34 in Philadelphia, PA. The duo managed to traverse many sonic lands, from the hypnotic guitar to… Continue reading Chris Forsyth and Nate Wooley