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Le Boeuf Brothers

“… creative invention with chops…” – DownBeat  The Le Boeuf Brothers, saxophonist Remy and pianist Pascal, exemplify the post-fusion generation of musicians with a passion for genre-hopping – deftly covering electronica, classical, rock, and world music. Their fresh approach has paid off with critical raves and several awards. The Santa Cruz born brothers cut their […]

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Billy Cobham’s “Spectrum 40” featuring Dean Brown, Gary Husband and Ric Fierabracci

“… one of the pivotal figures in jazz-rock…” – Variety Magazine Drummer Billy Cobham returns with his group Spectrum 40. Originally formed to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Spectrum, his recording debut as a bandleader and now considered a jazz/fusion classic, the album showcased Cobham’s talents as an innovative drummer with a distinctive sound. It […]

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Billy Cobham’s “Spectrum 40” featuring Dean Brown, Gary Husband and Ric Fierabracci

“… one of the pivotal figures in jazz-rock…” – Variety Magazine Drummer Billy Cobham returns with his group Spectrum 40. Originally formed to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Spectrum, his recording debut as a bandleader and now considered a jazz/fusion classic, the album showcased Cobham’s talents as an innovative drummer with a distinctive sound. It […]

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Tommy Igoe Groove Conspiracy

“Igoe has rhythm in his blood.” – JazzTimes Widely respected jazz drummer Tommy Igoe calls his 12-piece Groove Conspiracy, “A rock band in a jazz band’s body.” Groove Conspiracy covers the gamut of genres with big band style and heavy-hitting arrangements, staking out new rhythmic territory, from funk and R&B to Cuban and Brazilian grooves. […]

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Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano

“… an extraordinary musician…” – latinjazznet.com Composer/pianist Omar Sosa has established an international reputation for his exciting brand of Afro-Cuban jazz, earning seven Grammy nominations along the way. Dedicated to the folkloric roots of Cuba, Sosa’s contemporary harmonic structures and Latin polyrhythms produce a sound both innovative and accessible. Sosa will be bringing his new Quarteto […]

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Gilberto Gil: Gilberto’s Samba

“One of the world’s great songwriters.” –New York Times Gilberto Gil is one of Brazil’s national treasures. Gil was key among the leaders of the Tropicalia movement of the 1960s, fusing bossa nova, samba and salsa with rock and folk music-and securing his fame both abroad and at home in Brazil. He went on to […]

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DakhaBrakha

“… East European turbo-folk…” – New York Music Daily DakhaBrakha (meaning “give and take”) describes their theatrical performances as “ethno-chaos,” a refreshing blend of East European folk heritage and contemporary music encompassing sounds and instruments from around the world. These provocative quartets of astute vocalist/multi-instrumentalists (three women and one man) are enthusiastic ambassadors of Ukrainian […]

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Pipa Piñon: Wash Me Clean

This solo concert with Pipa Piñon is her first time to perform without Dreambeach . She is presenting material from her new CD, Wash Me Clean and  Sprinkled with bits of humor, drama, reflection, and redemption. Doors at 7:30PM $20 in advance, $25.00 at the door Tickets available at pipapinon.brownpapertickets.com and at Logos Books & […]

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Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton

“Spectacular!” – New York Daily News Since 1989, Rolling Stones fans began taking notice of Lisa Fischer when she took over the spotlight from Mick Jagger and owned the stage during their Gimme Shelter duet. The powerful chanteuse also gained notoriety as one of the featured performers in the Oscar-winning 2013 documentary, Twenty Feet from […]

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Zakir Hussain’s Pulse of the World: Celtic Connections

“…peerless North Indian tabla player…” – The New York Times  Zakir Hussain – the foremost exponent of India’s tabla drumming tradition – plays to sellout audiences wherever he goes. The Grammy award-winning Hussain is revered in both classical Indian music and world music circles for his collaborations with a variety of influential musicians including George Harrison, […]

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