Macrame Brass Live at California Clipper Friday July 5

Macrame Brass weaves jazz, soul and Latin music into a brass band design. A celebration of the music of Chicago with a New Orleans flavor. This project features hard working creatives in a street band setting. Acoustic music with a hint of dub, beats and synths.

East Coast Tour April 1 – April 8

I’ll be playing with the Balkan, brass, punk, jazz freak out band called Black Bear Combo at these spots next week.  There are a ton of great lineups in each city so please check their page for more information.

April 1 – Southgate House Revival Newport, KY

April 2 – Howlers Coyote Cafe Pittsburgh, PA

April 3 – Studio 1469 Washington, DC

April 4 – Vassar College Poughkeepsie, NY

April 5 – Building 16 Providence, RI

April 6 – Littlefield Brooklyn, NY

Black Bear Combo at the Milwaukee Ave Arts Fest

Black Bear Combo at the 2010 festival.

Black Bear Combo is a four to six member brass/reed band. It is described as a raucous mutt channeling the common energy between traditional music from eastern Europe and the Balkans, punk rock, and free jazz.  The band will be performing on the main stage of the Milwaukee Ave Arts Fest on Sunday July 31st at 2pm.