Cisco Bradley, as always, says things about me that i like. scope it out, yo! words about the VAX of July concert.
On a weekly, and often daily, basis, I have conversations with friends, email exchanges, or Facebook interactions about the decline and inevitable death of the New York new jazz scene. Many of the …
this, btw, is what it looked like. thanks to Michael Yu for the photos. THE MAN.
me with Cathlene Pineda last March in Seattle. we play our duo set that we had worked out and then improvise a set with Paul Kikuchi. dope!
thanks to Doug at Sonarchy Radio!
scope it! great interview of ZnZ by Drew Williams for Wing Walker Music. fun times w/ me, Kenny Warren, Will McEvoy.
nice review from Dave over at Bird is the Worm and Wondering Sound.
"Easily the most appealing aspect of this recording is the way in which Breiner’s saxophone volatility meshes with the flowing passages of bass arco… it creates a brooding intensity that is both fearful and strangely mesmerizing." - Dave Sumner, Bird is the Worm
CD RELEASE TOMORROW at barbes in brooklyn. 8 pm.
i almost forgot about this. GREAT interview with ZhirtZ n ZkinZ by Sam Weinberg. he’s coupled the words with tracks from the new CD and a bunch of videos of our gigs over the last couple years. woot!
read it HERE
i’m SO amped for this.
Barbes. Brooklyn. Saturday. 8 pm. CD release!
well this pretty much rules the most. super psyched for the Battle Trance record to come out in August. you should be, too.
TONIGHT AT MANHATTAN INN. breiner as Vartan. rob as Rob on Bass. Dark Tips. gonna be NASTY. 10 pm at Manhattan Inn.
Laila and Smitty LP release tomorrow!
WOWOWOWOWOWOW i’m excited to be a part of this. tomorrow night at Littlefield,
i’ll be helping Kenny Warren celebrate the release of his Laila and Smitty record. this will be a night to remember!
7 pm - doors
7:30 - Michaela Anne
8:20 - PB as Vartan Mamigonian
8:45 - Laila and Smitty
some o’ dis at Ibeam tonight.
playing with CaveHorse TONIGHT. at Ibeam. 168 7th Street. Brooklyn. $10 suggested.
8 pm doors.
first: CaveHorse :: Patrick Breiner - reeds; Jesse Stacken - piano
second: Carlo Costa :: solo drums
third: Foster/Evans/Swell :: Michael Foster - reeds; Michael Evans - percussion; Steve Swell - trombone