DC’s Twins Jazz is hosting a bunch of cool shows over the next few months.
December 1 – Gerald Cleaver Group
@ TWINS JAZZ
1344 U Street Northwest
Doors at 19:30 – Music at 20:00
Jean Carla Rodea, voice
Andrew Bishop, reeds
Dave Ballou, trumpet
Michael Formanek, bass
Gerald Cleaver, drums
December 8 – G Calvin Weston @ Twins Jazz
The monster drummer for Marc Ribot, Ornette Coleman‘s Prime Time Band, and the Lounge Lizards brings his hard-hitting harmolodic free-funk to Twins Jazz- featuring Ed Ricart (guitar), Ashish Vyas (bass- of Thievery Corporation) and Dug Birdzell (bass- of Beefeater, All Scards).
December 15 – Herb Robertson + the Augmented Fourthtet @ Twins Jazz
The great trumpeter performs a set of free improv + compositions alongside his current working unit- featuring Dave Kaczorowski (bass), Adrian Velosin (drums), and Ed Ricart (guitar).
and next year…
january 6 – Jason Ajemian, Keith Wood
february 3- the Acid Birds
march 3 – Nate Wooley + Paul Lytton
march 22 – Jacob Anderskov
april 6 – Harris Eisenstadt
april 8 – Eugene Chadbourne + Tatsuya Nakatani
- 50 great moments in jazz: Peter Brötzmann’s Machine Gun (guardian.co.uk)
- Jazz Radio Commentaries: Rusty Hassan pt. 2 (openskyjazz.com)