Posted by flotz on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 | Video

13_12_15_seamonster600Stoked that Hardcoretet has a three show residency at the Seamonster – familiar spot for drummer Tarik Abouzied, whose there every Tuesday with McTuff. They are playing this coming Sunday, December 15th and again on January 19th and February 9th, showcasing new material from an upcoming album. Sweet!

Posted by flotz on Monday, November 4, 2013 | Video

School will be in session on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week at Jazz Alley when the drum titan Steve Smith will be on hand with his band Vital Information. The all star lineup includes keyboardist Tom Coster (Santana/Gabor Szabo), bassist Baron Browne (Jean H Luc Ponty/Billy Cobham), guitarist Vinny Valentino (Bill Evans/Jimmy McGriff) and of course drummer Steve Smith (Journey/Hiromi/StepsAhead) voted 2012’s #1 Fusion Drummer in Modern Drummer Magazine. As he puts it himself, “Our music allows for individual expression and reHinvention. We thrive on swing, groove, and creativity. We want to surprise each other every night on the bandstand with new ideas and in the process keep our audience ‘in the moment’ with us.” Git ready...

Posted by flotz on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 | Video

New favorite avant pop band. More here.

Posted by flotz on Friday, July 26, 2013 | Video
Posted by flotz on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 | Video
Wow - that must have taken a long time to make
He's playing with Tara Jane O'Neil at the Sunset tonight. Looks avant pop.