SPHERES (II) at Nublu NEW YORK NY | Tuesday, August 6, 8pm
Jamie Saft & Thunder Shout have connected to present SPHERES: a monthly residency where Saft taps heavy-hitting improvisers from the NYC scene to congregate for a set of no-boundary musical exploration.
This month, on August 6, we host…
Jamie Saft (keys; John Zorn, Bad Brains, Iggy Pop)
Chuck Hammer (guitar; David Bowie, Lou Reed)
Jamaaladeen Tacuma (bass; Ornette Coleman, Marc Ribot)
Mike Clark (drums; Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Christian McBride)
$10 adv / $15 dos
Details at Facebook | Advance Tickets
Recent review of Hidden Corners by The Jamie Saft Quartet in Financial Times
“Saft teams up this time with a terrific quartet— bassist Bradley Jones , drummer Hamid Drake, and saxophonist Dave Liebman, masters all in the taking of sounds to higher ground, and beyond.” – All About Jazz
Hidden Corners by The Jamie Saft Quartet is out now on RareNoise Records. Jamie Saft, David Liebman, Bradley Jones, Hamid Drake; vinyl, cd, digital.
Stream or buy it here.
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.
Brian Morton interviews Jamie Saft for Jazz Journal UK
“I’ve always thought of all music as one thing. There are honestly no boundaries to what music can or should be…”
Read the full article here.
Hidden Corners – Jamie Saft Quartet
Jamie Saft, Dave Liebman, Bradley Jones, Hamid Drake
Hidden Corners is out June 28 on RareNoise Records. Pre-order the album here.