Daily Archives: December 28, 2012

Coming to Seattle

From Seattle’s Wayward Music Series: FRI. 12/28, 8 PM – Richard Webb (of Lullabies for Crumbling Empires) and Mari Matsutoya – multimedia collaboration via internet SAT. 12/29, 8 PM – Ask the Ages is Steven Bell (vibes), Greg Campbell (drums), … Continue reading

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Creative Differences in January

From Baltimore’s Creative Differences: SUNDAY JAN 6 @8PM – $10 Thumbscrew: Mary Halvorson,guitar Michael Formanek,bass & Tomas Fujiwara,drums Thumbscrew is a collective band featuring compositions by all three members, fusing jazz, rock and experimental styles. Since the band’s Baltimore debut … Continue reading

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Tres Hongos in Madison, Thursday, January 3, 8pm

From Madison’s Surrounded by Reality Music: Tres Hongos is a trio comprised of Bay Area trumpeter Jacob Wick (White Rocket, HighLife), pianist Marc Riordan (Wishgift, Old Idea) and percussionist Frank Rosaly (Fast Citizens, Mandarin Movie, Rolldown), both from Chicago. The … Continue reading

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Music and More Reviews

From Music and More: William Hooker Quintet – Channels of Consciousness (NoBusiness, 2012) The Julius Hemphill Sextet – Fat Man and the Hard Blues (Black Saint,1991) DVD: Jazz Icons – John Coltrane: Live in France 1965 (Reelin’ In The Years, … Continue reading

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Jazz Listings From The New York Times

From NYTimes.com: The Bad Plus (Monday through Jan. 6) Few groups in the greater jazz orbit sound more doggedly intrepid than the Bad Plus, which flirted with electronic textures on “Made Possible” (eOne), released in the fall. The band — … Continue reading

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