Wednesday, March 30, 2005

Living Colour playing Moogfest @ BB Kings

MOOGFEST 2005 features Edgar Winter, DJ Logic, Living Colour, Sabina Sciubba & Didi Gutman (Brazilian Girls), Jordan Rudess (Dream Theater), Adam Holzman (Miles Davis), Money Mark (Beastie Boys), Gershon Kingsley, Jason Miles, Steve Molitz (Particle) & more TBA. It was a little over 50 years ago that American maverick inventor Robert Moog began developing instruments that altered the course of modern music for all time and have since become an integral part of our musical culture. To honor Moog and commemorate his groundbreaking achievements, several renowned keyboardists and longstanding Moog users will perform in tonight's gala Moogfest. Plexifilm will be releasing the new Moog documentary DVD in conjunction with this show.

Tix are available through Ticketmaster.

thanks robt from Sacred Ground

Monday, March 28, 2005

More Vernon Reid / Yohimbe Brothers Updates

Yohimbe Brothers, led by Vernon Reid and DJ Logic will be performing in Europe and the States at the following venues in April:

April 1st –
Banlieues Bleues Festival - Paris, France
- with
Electric Barbarian @ 20H30 (8:30pm)

Venue: SALLE PABLO NERUDA
31, av. Pdt Salvador Allende
Bobigny, France ( a suburb of Paris )
Showtime:
21H30 ( 9:30pm )
Ticket Price: 16 euros – 12 euros tarif reduit

April 2nd –
Paridum Paradox Club– Tilburg, the Netherlands

Telegraafstraat 62
Tilburg, the Netherlands
tel. - (013) 543 22 66
Showtime:
21.00 (9pm)
Ticket Price: 10 euros - 8 euros parapas

No Warsaw show...But we'll be back in the summer...

April 8th & 9th –The Blue Note’s Late Night Groove Series

Venue: The Blue Note
131 West 3rd Street
Manhattan
New York, NY

(212) 475-8592 Call for Reservations
Showtime:
12:30am(one set)
Ticket Price:
$15.00


****Look for upcoming Yohimbe Brothers European Tour

in early July, 2005****
another BIG THANK YOU to Vernon Reid for these updates!

Wednesday, March 23, 2005

Jungle Funk @ Montreux Jazz Fest

according to Vinx's tour section :

SUNDAY -- JULY 3 -- MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL -- MONTREUX, SWITZERLAND -- JUNGLE FUNK MILES DAVIS HALL

Tuesday, March 15, 2005

Mos Def 2005 Jazz dates (w/ Will Calhoun)

Fri 4/29/05 - New Orleans Jazz Festival (Big Band)
Mon 6/21/05 - Blue Note NYC (Quintet)
Tue 6/22/05 - Blue Note NYC (Quintet)
Sun 7/03/05 - Montreux Jazz Festival (Big Band)
Sat 7/23/05 - Hollywood Bowl (Big Band)
courtesy of Will Calhoun's tour section

Saturday, March 12, 2005

Vernon Reid and Living Colour updates

we recieved an email from Mr. Vernon Reid with the following updates for Yohimbe Brothers, Masque and Living Colour fans

Yohimbe Brothers tour dates
April 1st Banlieues Bleues festival outside of Paris
April 2nd @ Paradox Tilburg Holland
April 4th Warsaw Poland

On the 8th & 9th of April Yohimbe Brothers are going to play for 2 days @ the Blue Note in NYC after hours in Blue Note's Midnight Groove series

Masque is going to play in Colorado April 16th. (Cooper Mountain)

Masque is going to start work soon on it's 2nd record for Favored Nations

Living Colour is going to play Jazzfest in New Orleans

I've completed work on my 3rd album production of James Blood Ulmer for Hyena Records entitled Birthright

I'll be sitting as guest guitarist touring with The Roots during the month of June

I'm continuing work on the score for the upcoming PBS documentary `Almost Home'

I'm continuing work on my multimedia computer animated work `Artificial Afrika'

A big THANK YOU to Vernon Reid for the updates!!!
as always, please make sure to check with the local venues to confirm show dates and details

Friday, March 11, 2005

Reviews for HeadFake/Jungle Funk? Send 'em HERE and we'll post them!

Thursday, March 10, 2005

Mos Def Presents Biggie: a Big Band Experience

Mos Def Presents Biggie: a Big Band Experience
Saenger Theatre New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
Fri, Apr 29, 2005 09:00 PM
Mos Def's big band played last summer in Central Park which included members of Will Calhoun's jazz quintet

Sunday, March 06, 2005