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Chick Corea To Celebrate 75th Birthday With Two-Month, 80-Show Residency In NYC

first_imgBeloved pianist Chick Corea celebrates his 75th birthday on June 12th, and, to celebrate, he’s making some serious birthday plans. Setting up shop at the Blue Note in New York, NY, Corea will perform regularly for two full months, playing 80 shows from October 19th through December 12th.The residency will feature a total of 15 different bands, focusing on The Return To Forever, Miles Davis, Steve Gadd and so many more. Take a look at some of the highlights below:“The Music of Return to Forever & More”The premiere of two unique ensembles playing the music of Return to Forever over the course of two respective weeks: Acoustic featuring Ravi Coltrane (sax), Hubert Laws (flute), Avishai Cohen (bass), and Lenny White (drums); and Electric featuring John McLaughlin (guitar), Victor Wooten (bass), and Lenny White (drums).“For Miles”A celebration of the music of Miles Davis, featuring Kenny Garrett (saxophone) Wallace Roney (trumpet), Mike Stern (guitar), Marcus Miller (bass) and Brian Blade (drums).Steve Gadd WeekA deep dive into Corea’s longtime musical partnership with drummer Steve Gadd through two different ensembles: Three Quartets featuring bassist Eddie Gomez (bass) and Ben Solomon (saxo) and The Leprechaun Band.“Experiments in Electronica”Since the 1960s, Corea’s pioneering work on electronic keyboards (spanning Miles Davis, Return to Forever and the Elektric Band) has inspired generations of electronic musical innovators. This special two-night run will offer Chick’s latest take on all things electronic, joined by Marcus Gilmore (drums) and leading genre-defying electronic explorers (TBA).The full schedule can be found on the Blue Note website, comprising one of the most historic jazz residencies of all time. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see such an iconic musician!last_img read more

The String Cheese Incident Releases “Get Tight” Demo From Sedona Sessions

first_imgThe String Cheese Incident recently announced a new album Sedona Sessions, explained to be “a series of demo recordings taken during SCI’s song writing retreat to an undisclosed location in the Arizona Desert.” These demos provide a “fly on the wall” perspective into the writing process of the Believe album.Always thinking of their fans, SCI shares a second track, a unique take on Keith Moseley’s feel good single “Get Tight.” The song was initially debuted at the ExploreAsheville.com Arena in Asheville, NC after the studio version was released earlier in the summer.To listen to the song, you must contribute to their PledgeMusic campaign. Pre-order today for access to limited edition items, a brand new song, and much more to come, right here.last_img


first_imgFIANNA Fail Donegal North East TD Charlie McConalogue has joined the chorus of approval for the North’s decision to go ahead with a €400M upgrade of the A5 Dublin to Donegal road via Tyrone.“Today’s announcment regarding the A5 is of huge importance for Donegal. It’s the most significant announcement for our area since I’ve been in politics,” he said.“The fact that this project is back on track now is vital. It’s the single most important piece of infrastructure for the northern half of Donegal. “We need an arterial route, two lane carriageway access, for companies that transport goods in an out of the county, as well as for our own people and for tourism.“It’s a matter that all the political representatives from the county have been fighting hard for on a unilateral basis, alongside the members of Derry City Council and Omagh District Council. Everybody has spoken with one voice on this.“Now we must try to ensure the Irish government t links in with the NI governmentt to get the remainder of that road finished in a timely fashion. It’s vital to get work started as soon as possible.”   McCONALOGUE: A5 FUNDING ‘BIGGEST NEWS SINCE I ENTERED POLITICS was last modified: February 14th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:McCONALOGUE: A5 FUNDING ‘BIGGEST NEWS SINCE I ENTERED POLITICSlast_img read more