Pleasant news from various fronts.
First off, The Nels Cline Singers combo have just released Macroscope and will tour in May — Nels Cline, Scott Amendola, Trevor Dunn and special guest Cyro Baptista. Tickets on sale now.
May 1: New York, NY – (le) Poisson Rouge – Tickets
May 2: Philadelphia, PA – Johnny Brenda’s – Tickets
May 3: Baltimore, MD – The Windup Space – Tickets
May 4: Washington, DC – The Hamilton – Tickets
May 6: Evanston, IL – Space – Tickets
May 7: Denver, CO – Dazzle Jazz – Tickets
May 8: Los Angeles, CA – Largo at the Coronet – Tickets
May 9: San Francisco, CA – The Chapel – Tickets
This week, remarkable tenor saxophonist Travis Laplante released Ancestral Instrument, a trio featuring Trevor on double bass and our esteemed Ches Smith on drums. Definitely worth a listen/buy:
Tomahawk is also releasing new material! Check it out at http://ipecac.com/artists/tomahawk
Also on May 14th (thanks Matthew for the reminder :P)
I have zero information /insight about the project with Seabrook and Grohowski, if anyone does, feel free to email any feedback.
Last but not at all least, awesome hungarian drummer Balazs Pandi (Merzbow, Obake, Slobber Pup ^^) posted on his Facebook page:
“Trevor Dunn = master musician on the highest level. this secret record we are working on is melting my speakers…..”