Jamie Saft & Thunder Shout present:  SPHERES

Jamie Saft and Thunder Shout have announced a new monthly jazz series at Nublu, SPHERES, curated by Jamie Saft.  The first lineup plays on July 8.

JAMIE SAFT (keys. John Zorn, Iggy Pop, Bad Brains)
CHUCK HAMMER (guitar. David Bowie, Lou Reed)
BRAD JONES (bass. Marc Ribot, Jazz Passengers, Ornette Coleman)
BOBBY PREVITE (drums. Tom Waits, John Zorn, Charlie Hunter)

Nublu – 151 Ave C, New York, NY 10009.  Tickets are on sale now.

The next SPHERES session is scheduled for August 6.

Jamie Saft solo

Tour starts Saturday, February 2, in Kufstein, Austria:

02.Feb KUFSTEIN/Austria – Musikschule Kufstein
03.Feb WELS/Austria Spiegelsaal – Hotel Greif
04.Feb BOLZANO/Italy – Carambolage
06.Feb RIJKEVORSEL/Belgium De Singer
08.Feb HANNOVER/Germany – Tonhalle Hannover
09.Feb FIRENZE/Italy – A.P.S. “Vie Nuove Associazione di Promozione Sociale”

Review. “You Don’t Know the Life” – Jamie Saft, Steve Swallow, Bobby Previte. Praise for the album, written by Raul da Gama.  Full article here. 01.31.2019

“an album to die for”


Jamie Saft, Bill McHenry, Bradley Jones, and Nasheet Waits

The Jamie Saft Quartet plays the opening set at Soho Playhouse for the Winter JazzFest Marathon, in New York.


Doors open

Jamie Saft Quartet

See schedule for full festival lineup and ticketing notes.

Jamie Saft, solo – in Israel

NEW YEAR’S 2019:  Jamie will perform solo piano works in intimate settings on December 31 in Haifa, and January 1 in Tel Aviv.  Follow the links to the Facebook events for more information.


Starlite Motel

Kristoffer Alberts, Ingebrigt Håker Flaten, Gard Nilssen, with Jaime Saft

This fascinating configuration makes for an equally fascinating listen, one that toes the line between improvisational jazz and psychedelic rock with dexterous abandon.”

Free Jazz Blog on Awosting Falls by Starlite Motel

FRI 07 DEC – Oslo at Blå
SUN 09 DEC – Cologne, DE at Stadtgarten
MON 10 DEC – Berlin at Maschinenhaus
TUE 11 DEC – Moscow at DOM
WED 12 DEC – Amsterdam at Bimhuis