madison! i’m gonna be in you tomorrow! playing with the New Breed at the CardinalBar Madison. BE THERE.
last day of Battle Trance tour. for now. Silo Sessions tonight in Buffalo. here’s a vid of our buddy Nat Baldwin crushing it in the space. can’t wait!
They keep rolling in. Great words from Brice Ezell at PopMatters.
the reviews keep rollin’ in! this one is very enthusiastic. from Simon Chandler at Tiny Mix Tapes.
Imagine you’re Travis Laplante of Little Women and Ricart/Millevoi Quartet. You wake up one morning struck by the urge to contact Jeremy Viner, Matt Nelson, and Partrick Breiner — three other tenor saxophonists whose work you haven’t listened to and who you don’t know personally — and ask them if they want to form a band. You’re not sure why exactly this seems like a good idea, and you have no assurance that any of the three are going to respond, yet even with
Leaving in the morning. Hope y’all are ready!
TODAY. listen. love. buy.
get the vinyl at NNA Tapes: HERE
you guys! Palace of Wind by Battle Trance comes out TOMORROW!!!!
CD digital here: https://battletrance.bandcamp.com/
soooo Bing & Ruth is coming out with a new record. and as per usual, i’m on it. super proud of David Moore and the whole band. release date is October 14. listen here for a little taste.
Double Double plays tonight at Why Not? Jazz Room in the West Village. 14 Christopher Street. 9 pm.
this is going to be a fun one. roll through!
Breiner - tenor saxophone / clarinet :: Flin van Hemmen - drums / percussion :: Will McEvoy - bass :: Greg Chudzik - also bass
a little reminder:
look! i’m famous! AV Club just dropped the first track from “Palace of Wind.” BATTLE TRANCE. http://www.avclub.com/article/hear-dizzying-first-track-battle-trances-jazz-opus-207575
preorder : http://battletrance.bandcamp.com/releases
SO MUCH GOOD STUFF THIS MONTH starting with Out of you Head tonight at Douglass Street Music Collective.
SET ONE (9:00pm):
Ed Rosenberg-tenor sax; Kirk Knuffke-cornet; Patricia Franceschy-vibes
SET TWO (10:00pm):
Jesse Stacken-piano/nord; Sebastien Ammann-nord/piano; Nico Soffiato-guitar; Jonathan Goldberger-guitar; Nico Dann-drums
SET THREE (11:00pm):
Josh Sinton-reeds; Patrick Breiner-reeds; Drew Williams-reeds; Rick Parker-trombone; Achilles Kallergis-guitar
OTHER UPCOMINGS; (as always, check the TOUR section for deets)
AUGUST 3rd :: VAX at Birkfest in Baltimore, MD. with Tim Bracken Bomplex, Savino/Redman/Brunsman, Formanek/Michaels/Savino/Devin, VAX, Andrew Delclos solo set
AUGUST 4th at 8 pm: VAX at Silent Barn in Brooklyn. $7. with Killer BOB and Mob Job (CD release). FACEBOOK.
AUGUST 8 at 8 pm: at Panoply Perfomance Lab in Brooklyn. Tatsuya Nakatani - Solo Set :: Aux Bells :: “Phases Duos”: Daniel Levine, trumpet; Tatsuya Nakatani, percussion; Flin van Hemmen, percussion; Daniel Carter, reeds and trumpet; Patrick Breiner; clarinet and tenor saxophone; Jeff Tobias, alto sax; Christoper Hoffman, cello; Joanna Mattrey, viola. FACEBOOK.
AUGUST 10 at 9 pm: Patrick Breiner’s Double Double at Why Not? in NYC. PB, Will McEvoy, Flin van Hemmen, and Greg Chudzik improvise 1 set at 9 pm as part of Andrea Wolper’s Why Not Experiment? series.
AUGUST 28 at 7:30 pm: Premoticon at Dixon Place in NYC. We’re BACK. Improvising 2 25 minute sets in a great room in Manhattan. 7:30 pm. Come early for Bingo.
AUGUST 31: Battle Trance hits the road! 2 weeks of dates up through Canada to the midwest and back to NYC. woot!
ZhirtZ n ZkinZ plays at this tonight. kickass lineup to raise funds for Martin Urbach’s trip to Ghana to teach English. sweet!
at the Actors Fund Theater. 160 Schermerhorn St. Brooklyn.
7pm-7:10pm:Opening Remarks & Video
7:10pm-7:20pm : Gus Birney
7:25pm-7:40pm: Richie Barshay
7:45- 8:10pm: Gyan Riley
8:15pm-8:35pm: Inno Dance Company