Mars Williams’ Ayler Xmas in Europe and Chicago 

Source: Chicago Reader.

The group from Vol. 3 will reunite for several dates around Europe before Williams comes back to Chicago for two Ayler Xmas concerts with hometown band Witches & Devils: bassist and guitarist Brian Sandstrom, keyboardist and violist Jim Baker, cornetist and violinist Josh Berman, bassist Kent Kessler, and drummer Steve Hunt. The shows are at the Hungry Brain on Saturday and Sunday, December 14 and 15, and each night Witches & Devils will be joined by special guests. Saxophone and clarinet player Keef Jackson and guitarist, mandolinist, and violinist Peter Maunu will sit in on Saturday; Maunu and cellist Katinka Kleijn will play on Sunday.