Archive for May, 2008

Yoon Sun Choi and the E-String Band, at Barbes Monday, June 9, 2008

Friday, May 30th, 2008

The E-String Band is a project of Yoon Sun Choi’s. It features Yoon Sun Choi on toy piano, Thomas Morgan on bass, Jacob Sacks on melodica, Vinnie Sperrazza on percussion, and Khabu Doug Young on ukulele. They put on a great show that mixes improvisation and fantastic covers.

Monday, June 9th
7:00pm-9:00pm
Yoon Sun Choi and The E-String Band
at
Barbes
F train to 7th Ave
Park Slope, Brooklyn

Choi, Sacks, Sperrazza at I-Beam, Friday, May 30

Thursday, May 29th, 2008

If you’re looking for something to do in Brooklyn tomorrow:

Choi, Sacks, Sperrazza

Friday, May 30, 2008
9:00pm
I-Beam Music
178 7th Street (between 2nd Ave and 3rd Ave)
Park Slope, Brooklyn

Platz Machen this Wednesday

Monday, May 26th, 2008

Well, this looks interesting:

Wednesday May 28th, 2008

Platz Machen:

Judith Berkson – wurlitzer, vocals
Brandon Seabrook – guitar
Jacob Garchik – tuba
Vinnie Sperrazza – drums

9pm – Platz Machen
10pm – Whoopie Pie w/Mike Pride, Jamie Saft and Bill McHenry

great show !!
no cover

@ Zebulon
corner of Wythe and N.3rd
www.zebuloncafeconcert.com

Peter Hum writes about Yoon Sun Choi

Friday, May 16th, 2008

Peter Hum, jazz critic for the Ottawa Citizen, has a long post up on his Ottawa Citizen blog covering, among other things, Yeah Yeah Records’ Yoon Sun Choi. Check it out.

Show Wednesday, May 14

Monday, May 12th, 2008

This just popped into my inbox. Looks interesting:

This Wednesday May 14 at the Knitting Factory
9ish

Josh Roseman’s Extended Constellations are performing in NYC
this is part of Search and Restore, a great new concert series at the Knitting Factory.

These Extended Constellations hereby include:

Shane Endsley, Jonathan Finlayson -tpts
Mark Shim, Dayna Stephens – saxes
Josh Roseman, Curtis Hasselbring, Jacob Garchik -tbns
Peter Apfelbaum – organ, perc
Barney McAll – keyboards
Nir Felder – guitar
Chris Lightcap – bass
Marcus Gilmore – drums

Tap Room
74 Leonard St
www.Knittingfactory.com

$13

Phil Schaap

Monday, May 12th, 2008

Here’s a great piece on Phil Schaap in the New Yorker by David Remnick.

Ursa Minor added to catalog

Thursday, May 8th, 2008

We’ve recently added Ursa Minor, a project led by Vinnie Sperrazza and Matt Blostein, to our catalog. The CD is for sale now, with downloads coming soon. Check it out!