PAST SHOWS

THIEFS @ La Gare

12.02.17 |8pm

Paris, FR

THIEFS @ La Gare

12.01.17 |8pm

Paris, FR

ALICIA OLATUJA @ University of Florida

11.17.17 |7pm & 9pm

Gainesville, FL US

SOMI @ TBD

11.04.17 |8pm

Chicago, IL US

SOMI @ Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center

10.29.17 |6pm

Seattle, WA US

SOMI @ Impact Hub

10.27.17 |8pm

Oakland, CA US

SOMI @ Weinberg CFA

10.26.17 |730pm

Frederick, MD US

SOMI @ Bucknell University

10.25.17 |730pm

Lewisburg, PA US

SOMI @ Aaron Davis Hall

10.20.17 |730pm

New York, NY US

SOMI @ Wesleyan University

10.13.17 |8pm

Middletown, CT US

SOMI @ Keene State College

10.12.17 |730PM

Keene, NH US

Enjoy Jazz Festival

10.02.17 |8pm

Heidelberg, DE

SOMI @ Joy of Jazz Festival

09.30.17 |11pm

Johannesburg, ZA

SOMI @ Joy of Jazz Festival

09.29.17 |8pm

Johannesburg, ZA

OkayAfrica/Facebook Presents The Future of Women, live performance by SOMI

09.21.17 |1pm

New York, NY US

SOMI @ Albany Jazz Festival

09.09.17 |4pm

Albany, NY US

w/ ALICIA OLATUJA @ Lincoln Harbor Park

07.26.17 |7p

Weehaken, NJ US

w/ AMEL LARRIEUX @ City Winery

07.15.17 |630p & 930p

Nashville, TN US

w/ SOMI @ Montreal Jazz Festival

07.05.17 |6p

Montreal, CA

w/ SOMI @ The Clifford Brown Jazz Festival

06.24.17 |2p

Wilmington, DE US

w/ ALICIA OLATUJA @ The Clifford Brown Jazz Festival

06.21.17 |6p

Wilmington, DE US

w/ MICHAEL GREGORY JACKSON @ Third Life Studios

06.10.17 |8p

Boston, MA US

w/ AMEL LARRIEUX @ The Hamilton

05.27.17 |730p & 1030p

Washington DC, DC US

w/ SOMI @ The Schomburg

05.15.17 |8pm

Harlem, NY US

ABIAH @ Joe's Pub

03.16.16 |730pm

New York, NY US

Women's Jazz Festival @ The Schomberg

03.14.16 |7pm

New York, NY US

Featuring:
Meklit Hadero
Christelle Durandy
Mike Eckroth
EJ Strickland
& Dancers...

Reverend Shawn Amos @ Minton's

02.27.16 |8pm

New York, NY US

Reverend Shawn Amos @ WNYC SoundCheck (Radio)

02.25.16 |1230pm

New York, NY US

Reverend Shawn Amos @ Rockwood Music Hall

02.24.16 |930pm

New York, NY US

Amel Larrieux @ City Winery

02.19.16 |8pm

Nashville, TN US

Amel Larrieux @ BB King's

02.14.16 |730pm

New York, NY US

Amel Larrieux @ The Howard Theater

02.12.16 |730pm

Washington DC, DC US

THIEFS at Winter Jazz Fest

01.16.16 |940pm

New York, NY US

Keith Witty - bass/electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophone/electronics
David Frazier Jr - drums/electronics
with:
Aaron Parks - piano
Gael Faye - words
Keith Middleton - words

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Harlem Afternoon Jazz Series (Rendall Memorial Presbyterian Church)

06.23.15 |12pm

Harlem, NY US

SOMI @ Pittsburgh Jazz Festival

06.20.15 |530pm

Pittsburgh, PA US

SOMI @ TBD

06.19.15 |TBD

US

SOMI @ River2River Festival

06.18.15 |5pm

NYC, NY US

AMEL LARRIEUX @ 651 Arts

06.08.15 |6pm

Brooklyn, NY US

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Capitol Jazz Fest

06.07.15 |TBD

Washington DC, DC US

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Flynn Theatre (Flynnspace)

05.17.15 |7pm

Burlington, VT US

THIEFS feat. Mike Ladd & MilkCoffeeSugar @ Festival Les Arts Fous

05.09.15 |730p

Fouras, FR

THIEFS feat. Aaron Parks, Mike Ladd & MilkCoffeeSugar @ Sunset/Sunside

05.08.15 |930pm

Paris, FR

THIEFS feat. Aaron Parks, Mike Ladd & MilkCoffeeSugar @ Sunset/Sunside

05.07.15 |930pm

Paris, FR

THIEFS feat. Aaron Parks, Mike Ladd & MilkCoffeeSugar @ Arsenal

05.06.15 |8pm

Metz, FR

THIEFS Residency @ Arsenal

04.28.15 to 05.05.15

Metz, FR

Marika Hughes, Marvin Sewell & Keith Witty @ Metropolitan Museum of Art (Jazz & Colors)

04.24.15 |6pm & 730pm

New York, NY US

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Brooklyn Conservatory of Music

04.10.15

Brooklyn, NY US

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Ars Nova

04.09.15

Philadelphia, PA US

AMEL LARRIUEX @ Carfax

04.03.15 |8pm

Johannesburg, ZA

AMEL LARRIUEX @ Carfax

04.02.15 |8pm

Johannesburg, ZA

AMEL LARRIUEX @ Cape Town Jazz Festival

03.28.15 |1130pm

Cape Town, ZA

SOMI @ Regatta Bar

03.11.15 |8pm

Boston, MA US

SOMI @ Blues Alley

03.09.15 |8pm & 10pm

Washington DC, DC US

SOMI @ The Velvet Rope

03.08.15 |8pm & 10pm

Atlanta, GA US

SOMI @ The Painted Bride

03.07.15 |8pm

Philadelphia, PA US

IMANI IZURI'S "Girl Shakes Loose Her Skin" @ Joe's Pub

03.02.15

New York, NY US

SOMI @ Minton's

02.13.15 |7pm and 10pm

Harlem, NY US

Michael Gregory Jackson @ Rockwood Music Hall

02.08.15

New York, NY US

Michael Bellar & As-Is Ensemble @ Winter Blues-Jazz Festival

01.17.15 |7pm

Williamsburg, VA US

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Kimmel Center

12.10.14

Philadelphia, PA

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Firehouse 12

12.05.14

New Haven, CT

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Rendall Memorial Presbyterian Church

12.02.14 |12pm

Harlem, NY

Jonathan Finlayson - tpt
Miles Okazaki - guitar
David Virelles - piano
Marcus Gilmore - drums
KW - bass

Amel Larrieux @ Music Box Supper Club

11.28.14

Cleveland, OH

SOMI @ Smithsonian National Museum of African Art

11.07.14 |8pm

Washington, DC

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Yoshi's SF

10.31.14

San Francisco, CA

AMEL LARRIEUX @ City Winery

10.23.14

Chicage, IL

SOMI @ Brooklyn Public Library

10.16.14 |7pm

Brooklyn, NY

SOMI @ Bowery Arts and Sciences

10.12.14 |830pm

New York, NY

SOMI @ Rubin Museum Gala

10.09.14 |8pm

New York, NY

Michael Gregory Jackson Trio @ Firehouse 12

09.26.14 |830 and 10p

New Haven, CT

MGJ - guitar
KW - bass
Kenwood Dennard - drums

AMEL LARRIEUX @ ONE Music Festival

09.13.14

Atlanta, GA

THIEFS in Bryant Park

08.20.14 |6pm

New York, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Martha's Vineyard Summer Madness

08.09.14

Martha's Vineyard, MA

ABIAH @ Bryant Park

08.06.14 |6pm

New York, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Lincoln Center Out of Doors

07.30.14

New York, NY

MEKLIT @ Festival International Nuits D'Afrique

07.18.14

Montreal, Canada

MEKLIT

07.17.14

Burlington, VT

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Essence Festival

07.06.14

New Orleans, LA

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Clifford Brown Jazz Festival

06.20.14

Wilmington, DE

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Greenwich Music House

05.29.14 |8pm

New York, NY

Jonathan Finlayson - tpt
Miles Okazaki - guitar
David Virelles - piano
Damion Reid - drums
KW - bass

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Art of Cool Festival

04.26.14

Durham, NC

SOMI @ Joe's Pub

04.24.14 |11pm

New York, NY

Imani Izuri presents Girl Shakes Loose Her Skin @ Joe's Pub

04.21.14 |930pm

New York, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Melkweg The Max

04.15.14

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ The Jazz Gallery

04.04.14 |9pm and 11pm

New York, NY

Jonathan Finlayson - tpt
Miles Okazaki - guitar
David Virelles - piano
Damion Reid - drums
KW - bass

Tim Keiper @ The Stone

03.20.14 |8pm

New York, NY

Tim Keiper - drums
Andrew D'Angelo - saxo
Aaron Dugan - guitar
kw - bass

ABIAH @ The Apollo

03.08.14 |8pm

New York, NY

THIEFS @ Subculture

03.01.14 |7:30pm

New York, NY

Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics
Guillermo E Brown: drums, vocals, electronics
KW: bass, electronics

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Howard Theatre

02.14.14 |8pm

Washington DC, DC

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Howard Theatre

02.14.14 |10:30pm

Washington DC, DC

THIEFS @ The Blue Note

02.08.14 |12:30am (Sunday morning...)

New York, NY

ABIAH @ Ginny's Supper Club (Red Rooster)

01.18.14 |7:30pm

New York, NY

THIEFS @ Winter Jazz Fest (The Bitter End)

01.10.14 |1:45am (Saturday Morning...)

New York, NY

Highline Ballroom w/ AMEL LARRIEUX

11.27.13 |8pm

New York, NY

CD Release Party for ICE CREAM EVERYDAY

City Winery w/ AMEL LARRIEUX

11.07.13 |730pm & 10pm

Chicago, IL

Howard Theatre w/ Amel Larrieux

10.20.13 |8pm

Washington DC, DC

Amel Larrieux @ Javits Center (Circle of Sisters)

10.19.13 |7-9pm

New York, NY

Mendi + Keith Obadike & WeDaPeople Cabaret @ Harlem Stage (Sekou Sundiata Revisited)

10.12.13 |7:30pm

Harlem, NY

ONE Music Fest w/ AMEL LARRIEUX

09.14.13

Atlanta, GA

...also on the bill:
Snoop Dog (Lion?), Goodie Mob...

THIEFS @ Shapeshifter Lab

09.13.13

Brooklyn, NY

...double bill with Sex Mob

ROB REDDY'S TENFOLD @ Subculture

08.26.13 |730pm & 930pm

New York, NY

with Rob Reddy, Brandon Ross, Pheeroan Ak Laff, Oscar Noriega, Bryan Carrott, Charlie Burnham, Ruben Khodeli, Marshal Sealy, John Carlson...

THIEFS featuring Mike Ladd @ Frontenay Jazz Festival

08.24.13

Frontenay, France

Christophe Panzani - saxophones & electronics
Keith Witty - double bass & electronics

and special guest...
Mike Ladd - words & sounds

ROB REDDY'S TENFOLD @ Subculture

08.19.13 |730pm & 930pm

New York, NY

with Rob Reddy, Brandon Ross, Pheeroan Ak Laff, Oscar Noriega, Bryan Carrott, Charlie Burnham, Ruben Khodeli, Marshal Sealy, John Carlson...

ROB REDDY'S TENFOLD @ Subculture

08.12.13 |730pm & 930pm

New York, NY

with Rob Reddy, Brandon Ross, Pheeroan Ak Laff, Oscar Noriega, Bryan Carrott, Charlie Burnham, Ruben Khodeli, Marshal Sealy, John Carlson...

ROB REDDY'S TENFOLD @ Subculture

08.05.13

New York, NY

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ North Sea Jazz Festival

07.12.13

Rotterdam, Netherlands

with:
Jonathan Finlayson - tpt
Miles Okazaki - guitar
KW - bass
Marcus Gilmore - drums

ABIAH @ Google Music

07.01.13

New York, NY

THIEFS @ Rochester Jazz Festival

06.21.13

Rochester, NY

THIEFS @ Jazz Gallery

06.20.13 |sets @ 9 and 1030p

NYC, NY

Guillermo E Brown: drums, vocals, electronics
Keith Witty: bass, electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics

and our favorite keyboardist ever:
Shoko Nagai

Somi @ United Nations

06.13.13

New York, NY

SOMI @ Joe's Pub

06.04.13 |730pm

New York, NY

with:
Somi - vocals
Alicia Olatuja - additional vocals
Liberty Ellman - guitar
Toru Dodo - piano
KW - bass
Otis Brown III - drums

Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense @ Jazz Gallery

05.31.13 |sets @ 9 and 1030p

NYC, NY

with:
Jonathan Finlayson - tpt
Miles Okazaki - guitar
David Virelles - piano
KW - bass
Damion Reid - drums

ABIAH in Japan

04.24.13 to 04.28.13

THIEFS in France/Belgium

04.12.13 to 04.19.13

4/12 - Brussels
4/13 - Ghent
4/14 - Leuven
4/17 - Paris
4/19 - Lyon

ABIAH @ 92Y Tribeca

03.09.13 |8pm

New York, NY

THIEFS @ Joe's Pub

03.05.13 |930pm

New York, NY

NYC Record Release Show!!!
Guillermo E Brown: drums, vocals, electronics
Keith Witty: bass, electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics

THIEFS @ An Die Musik

03.02.13

Baltimore, MD

Keith Witty: bass, electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics
Guillermo E Brown: drums, vocals, electronics

THIEFS @ Strathmore

03.01.13 |830pm

Washinton DC, DC

Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics
Guillermo E Brown: drums, vocals, electronics
Keith Witty: bass, electronics

THIEFS @ Jam Inc

02.28.13 |730pm

Richmond, VA

Guillermo E Brown: drums, vocals, electronics
Keith Witty: bass, electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics

THIEFS @ Local 506

02.27.13 |9pm

Chapel Hill, NC

Keith Witty: bass, electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics
Guillermo E Brown: drums, vocals, electronics

THIEFS @ Mayne Stage

02.23.13

Chicago, IL

THIEFS:
Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics
Guillermo E Brown: drums, vocals, electronics
Keith Witty: bass, electronics

Avram Feffer Electric Kool Aid @ NuBlu

02.18.13 |9pm

New York, NY

ABIAH @ The Blue Note

02.11.13 |8 & 1030pm

Greenwich Village, NYC, NY

Jeremiah Abiah - vocals
Marvin Sewell - guitar
David Rosenthal - guitar
KW - bass
Chris Eddleton - drums

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Yoshi's (San Fran)

12.26.12 to 12.27.12 |8 & 10pm

San Francisco, CA

AMEL LARRIEUX @ City Winery (Chi)

12.22.12 |730 & 10pm

Chicago, IL

...rescheduled from November 3d (Sandy)

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Howard Theatre

12.21.12 |8pm

Washinton DC, DC

TRIO @ Tartinery

12.16.12 |7 & 9pm

Soho, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Hippodrome Theatre

12.07.12

Richmond, VA

TRIO @ Tartinery

12.02.12 |7 & 9pm

Soho, NY

ABIAH @ Adinkra House

12.01.12 |8pm

Montclair, NJ

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Blue Note

11.26.12 to 11.28.12 |8pm & 1030pm

Greenwich Village, New York, NY

TRIO @ Tartinery

11.18.12 |7 & 9pm

Soho, NY

w/ Mike Ekroth and Jeremy Clemons

SOMI @ Park Avenue Armory

11.10.12

NYC, NY

TRIO @ Tartinery

11.04.12 |7pm

Soho, New York, NY

with:
Nir Felder - guitar
Sangmin Lee - drums
KW - bass

AMEL LARRIEUX @ City Winery (Chi)

11.03.12

Chicago, IL

THIEFS @ Jazz Gallery

11.01.12 |Sets at 9p & 1030p

Soho, NY

with:
Guillermo E Brown - drums, vocals, electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophone, electronics
Keith Witty - bass, elelctronics

and special guest:
Shoko Nagai - piano

THIEFS @ The Falcon

10.24.12 |Doors at 530p, Music at 7p

Marlboro, NY

with:
Guillermo E Brown - drums, vocals, electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophone, electronics
Keith Witty - bass, elelctronics

THIEFS @ Maison Francaise

10.18.12 |8pm

Washinton DC, DC

with:
Guillermo E Brown - drums, vocals, electronics
Christophe Panzani - saxophone, electronics
Keith Witty - bass, elelctronics

ABIAH @ Le Poisson Rouge

10.15.12

Greenwich Village, New York, NY

Release Party for "Life as a Ballad"...
with:
Abiah - vocals
Robert Glasper - keyboards
Marvin Sewell - guitar
KW - bass
Chris Eddleton - drums

SARA GENN @ Grammercy Theatre

10.11.12 |Doors at 7p

New York, NY

Opening for Wax Tailor...

TRIO @ Tartinery

09.30.12 |8pm

Soho, NY

Yuki Hirano - keys
KW - bass
Chris Eddleton - drums

TRIO @ Tartinery

09.11.12 |7pm

Soho, New York, NY

Yuki Hirano - keys
KW - bass
Chris Eddleton - drums

Avram Fefer's Electric Kool Aid @ NuBlu

08.28.12 |9pm

New York, NY

Avram Fefer's Electric Kool Aid @ NuBlu

07.21.12 |930pm

New York, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Weeksville Heritage Center

07.07.12 |Doors at 4pm

Brooklyn, NY

Groove Theory/Amel Larrieux @ Central Park SummerStage

06.17.12 |6pm

New York, NY

w/ Riq and Rah with Strings (Black Thought and Rahzel) and DJ ?uestlove...

Jonathan Finlayson and Sicilian Defense @ Jazz Gallery

06.15.12 |9 & 1030pm

New York, NY

with:
Jonathan Finlayson - tpt, compositions
Shane Endsley - tpt
David Virelles - piano
KW - bass
Damion Reid - drums

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Howard Theatre

05.25.12 |8pm

Washington DC, DC

Pyeng Threadgill @ Park Slope Street Fair (5th Ave and Sterling Pl)

05.20.12 |1230pm

Brooklyn, NY

with:
Pyeng Threadgill - vox, keys, compositions
John Shannon - guitar
KW - bass
Kassa Overall - drums

Jonathan Finlayson and Sicilian Defense @ Undead Jazz Fest

05.09.12

New York, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Plush

05.05.12 |930pm

St Louis, MO

MEKLIT HADERO @ Herbst Theatre

03.23.12 |8pm

San Francisco, CA

Double bill with Lizz Wright...

MEKLIT HADERO @ Arcata Playhouse

03.21.12 |8pm

Arcata, CA

AMEL LARRIEUX @ The Shrine

03.16.12 |8pm

Chicago, IL

Mendi & Keith Obadike's 4 ELECTRIC GHOSTS @ Carolina Performing Arts Center

02.06.12 to 02.09.12

Chapel Hill, NC

TRIO @ Cedric

01.26.12 |8pm

New York, NY

with:
Casey Benjamin - sax & vocoder
Nate Smith - drums
KW - bass

KEITH WITTY QUINTET @ Cornelia Street Cafe

01.18.12 |830pm

New York, NY

with:
Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet
Loren Stillman - saxophone
Chris Dingman - vibraphone
Sangmin Lee - drums

AMEL LARRIEUX @ HighLine Ballroom

12.28.11 |8pm

New York, NY

SOMI @ Carnegie Hall Presents (Jamaica Performing Arts Center)

12.01.11 |730pm

Queens, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Rams Head On Stage

11.26.11 |8pm

Annapolis, MD

IBeam w/ REMA HASUMI

11.18.11

Brooklyn, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ E.J. Thomas Hall

11.05.11

Akron, OH

Gershwin Hotel w/ REMA HASUMI

11.03.11

New York, NY

NUYORICAN POETS CAFE

11.02.11

New York, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ City Winery

10.27.11

New York, NY

PYENG THREADGILL @ Rockwood Music Hall (stage 2)

10.23.11

New York, NY

MEKLIT HADERO @ The Kennedy Center

10.18.11

DC

KEITH WITTY QUINTET @ The Jazz Gallery

10.13.11 |sets at 9p and 1030p

New York, NY

with:
Loren Stillman - saxophones
Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet
Chris Dingman - vibraphone
Sang-Min Lee - drums

KEITH WITTY QUINTET @ The Spot/Brooklyn Lyceum

10.05.11 |sets at 8p and 930p

Brooklyn, NY

with:
Loren Stillman - saxophones
Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet
Chris Dingman - vibraphone
Sang-Min Lee - drums

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Yoshi's

09.10.11 to 09.11.11 |8 & 10 Saturday, 7 & 9 Sunday

Oakland, CA

Breast Cancer Fundraiser w/ AMEL LARRIEUX

09.02.11

Atlanta, GA

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Long Beach Jazz Festival

08.13.11 |4pm

Long Beach, CA

JONATHAN FINLAYSON and SICILIAN DEFENSE @ Vision Festival (Abrons Art Center)

06.07.11 |1030pm

New York, NY

Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet
Miles Okazaki - guitar
Keith Witty - bass
Damion Reid - drums

MARK TAYLOR QUARTET @ Cornelia Street Cafe

05.29.11 |830p

New York, NY

Mark Taylor: french horn and mellophone
Chris Dingman - vibraphone
Keith Witty - bass
Tomas Fujiwara - drums

AMEL LARRIEUX opening for PRINCE @ THE FORUM

05.14.11 |8pm

Los Angeles, CA

AMEL LARRIEUX @ The Park

05.12.11 |9pm

Washington DC, DC

MEKLIT HADERO @ Payomet Performing Arts Center

04.17.11 |7pm

Truro, MA

EPICK and the MF's @ Southpaw

04.14.11 |9pm

Brooklyn

SOMI @ Romare Bearden Foundation event

04.11.11 |7pm

New York

with the Randy Weston trio!

MEKLIT HADERO @ Skirball Center for the Arts (NYU)

04.03.11 |7pm

New York, NY

SOMI @ Jazz Standard

03.29.11 to 03.30.11 |730p and 930p

New York, NY

with:
SOMI - voice
Liberty Ellman - guitar
Toru Dodo - piano
KW - bass
Steve Belvilus - drums

SOMI @ Cayman Islands Jazz Festival

03.24.11 to 03.27.11

THIEFS @ Joe's Pub

03.20.11 |730pm

New York, NY

THIEFS is:
Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics
Keith Witty - bass, electronics
Guillermo E Brown - drums, vocals, electronics
... and special guests

HARKNESS DANCE FESTIVAL @ 92nd Street Y

03.18.11 to 03.20.11 |8pm (Friday & Saturday), 3pm (Sunday)

New York, NY

Choreographer Maria Bauman presents "50 Ways to Say", a new piece with
original music composed and produced by Keith Witty (pre-recorded).
Curated by Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, founder and director of Urban Bush Women.

JONATHAN FINLAYSON and SICILIAN DEFENSE @ The Jazz Gallery

03.04.11 |9pm and 1030pm

New York, NY

with:
Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet, compositions
Shane Endsley - trumpet
Miles Okazaki - guitar
KW - bass
Damion Reid - drums

CHRIS PARRELLO @ Tea Lounge

02.24.11 |9pm

Brooklyn, NY

with:
Chris Parrello - guitar, compositions
Karlie Bruce - voice
Ian Young - saxophone
KW - bass
Sang-Min Lee - drums

SOMI @ The Schomburg Center

02.18.11 |9pm

New York, NY

... as part of ‟Come out the Wilderness: The Lyric Seduction of James Baldwin"

SOMI @ Regatta Bar

02.14.11 |Sets at 730 and 10

Boston, MA

with:
Somi - lead vocals
Alicia Olatuja - vocals
Liberty Ellman - guitar
Keith Witty - bass

SOMI @ 92Y Tribeca

02.12.11 |730pm

New York, NY

with
Somi - lead vocals
Alicia Olatuja - vocals
Liberty Ellman - guitar
KW - bass

SOMI @ BAM Cafe

02.12.11 |10pm

Brooklyn, NY

with:
Somi - lead vocals
Alicia Olatuja - vocals
Liberty Ellman - guitar
Keith Witty - bass

Guillermo E Brown and PEGASUS WARNING @ BAM

02.11.11 |9pm

Brooklyn, NY

with:
Guillermo E Brown, Tecla, Christophe Panzani, Kassa Overall...

JEREMIAH @ The Blue Note

01.31.11 |8pm and 1030pm

New York, NY

with:
Jeremiah - vocals
David Rosenthal - guitar
KW - bass
Chris Eddleton - drums
Christophe Panzani - saxophone

SOMI @ Krannert PAC

01.20.11 to 01.22.11 |730pm

Champaign, IL

with:
SOMI - vocals
Toru Dodo - piano
David Gilmore - guitar
KW - bass
Steeve Belvilus - drums

Qasim Naqvi & Progressive Youth Club @ University of the Streets

01.13.11 |8pm and 10pm

SOMI @ The Blue Note

01.09.11 |1230pm and 230pm

New York, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ SHRINE

01.07.11 |9pm

Chicago, IL

SOMI @ DROM (APAP)

01.06.11 |8pm

New York, NY

Nuyorican Poet's Cafe

01.05.11 |930pm

LES, NY

SOMI @ Festival Mondial des Arts Noir

12.10.10 to 12.14.10

Dakar, Senegal

SOMI - vocals
Hervé Sambe - guitar
Toru Dodo - piano
KW - bass
Steve Belvilus - drums

THIEFS EU Tour

11.25.10 to 12.04.10

Christophe Panzani - saxophones, electronics
KW - basses, electronics
Guillermo E Brown - drums, electronics

11/25 @ BabIlo, Paris
11/26 @ Sounds, Brussels
11/28 @ Archiduc, Brussels (afternoon)
11/28 @ Stuk, Leuven (evening)
11/30 @ La Table Ronde, Grenoble
12/1 @ La Table Ronde, Grenoble
12/2 @ Selmer, Paris
12/3 @ Sunset, Paris

Qasim Naqvi & Progressive Youth Club

11.17.10

JONATHAN FINLAYSON and SICILIAN DEFENSE @ The Jazz Gallery

11.06.10 |9pm and 10:30pm

New York

with:
Jonathan Finlayson -- trumpet & compositions
Shane Endsley -- trumpet
Miles Okazaki -- guitar
KW -- bass
Damion Reid -- drums

Nuyorican Poet's Cafe

11.03.10 |10pm

LES, NY

Michigan Tour w/ SOMI

10.28.10 to 10.30.10

10/28 - Wharton Center of the Performing Arts, East Lansing
10/29 - Dennos Museum Center, Traverse City
10/30 - The Whiting, Flint

AMEL LARRIEUX @ SOB's

10.27.10 |8pm

New York, NY

KW4 @ MOJO

10.25.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

with:
Casey Benjamin - saxophones & vocoder
Nir Felder - guitar
TBA - drums

KW3 @ MOJO

10.18.10 |Sets @ 730 & 930

Harlem, NY

with:
Casey Benjamin - saxes & vocoder
TBA - drums

KW3 @ MOJO

10.11.10 |Sets @ 730 & 930

Harlem, NY

Danielle Freeman @ ROSE

10.09.10

New York, NY

Nuyorican Poets' Cafe

10.06.10 |930pm

LES, NY

Holland Tour w/ SOMI

09.28.10 to 10.03.10

9/29 - Groningen
9/30 - Utrecht
10/1 - Rotterdam
10/2 - Amsterdam
10/3 - Tilburg

URFILEZ Launch Party w/ SOMI

09.26.10 |8pm

Bahrain, Bahrain

KW4 @ MOJO

09.20.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

1-Year Anniversary of MOJO MONDAYS
with:
Casey Benjamin - saxes & vocoder
Nir Felder - guitar
KW - bass
Nate Smith - drums

SOMI @ Monterey Jazz Festival

09.18.10

Monterey, CA

SOMI @ Cafe du Nord

09.16.10 |8pm

San Francisco, CA

Tim Keiper's Moogoosada @ The Stone

09.15.10 |10pm

New York, NY

with:
Tim Keiper - drums & kamel ngoni
Cyro Baptista - percussion
KW - bass
Chris Dingman - vibraphone
Brian Marsella - piano
John Lee - guitar

KW3 @ MOJO

09.13.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

SOMI @ Albany Jazz Festival

09.11.10 |Festival: 12:30p-8p, SOMI: 1:45p

Albany, NY

with:
Somi - vocals
Liberty Ellman - guitar
Toru Dodo - piano
KW - bass
Steve Belvilus - drums

also on the bill: John Scofield Quartet, Ravi Coltrane Quartet, others...

TRIO @ MOJO

09.08.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

Masayuki Hirano - keys
KW - bass
Matt Vorzimer - drums

AMEL LARRIEUX @ Yoshi's (Oakland)

08.26.10 to 08.28.10 |8pm and 10pm (8pm only Thurs 8/26)

Oakland, CA

EAST AFRICA TOUR w/ SOMI

07.27.10 to 08.11.10

RWANDA, UGANDA, KENYA...

Somi - vocals
Toru Dodo - keyboards
Liberty Ellman - guitar
KW - bass
Steve Belvillus - drums

SOMI @ Madison Square Park

07.21.10 |6pm

New York, NY

....double-bill with John Ellis and Double-Wide

Residency @ Aloha Foundation

07.08.10 to 07.11.10

Fairlee, VT

Teaching, writing, playing in the woods...

Nuyorican Poet's Cafe

07.07.10 |930pm

LES, NY

SOMI @ African Arts Festival

07.02.10 |7pm

Brooklyn , NY

KW3 @ MOJO

06.28.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

Guillermo E Brown's Breuklen Tek Orkestra @ VISION FESTIVAL XV (Abrons Arts Center)

06.27.10 |7pm

New York, NY

Also on the bill: Dave Burrell's Peace Out Trio, David S. Ware Trio, others...

THE MOTH @ COOPER UNION (Great Hall)

06.23.10 |7:30pm

New York

FETE DE LA MUSIQUE @ MOJO

06.21.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

with:
Casey Benjamin - saxes, talkbox
Nir Felder - guitar
KW - bass
Jeremy Clemons - drums

SOMI @ East Lansing Jazz Festival

06.19.10 |7:30pm

East Lansing, MI

SOMI @ The Shrine

06.18.10 |7:30pm

Chicago, IL

SOMI @ Rochester Jazz Festival

06.12.10 |615pm and 10pm

Rochester, NY

JONATHAN FINLAYSON and SICILIAN DEFENSE @ Barbes

06.09.10 |8pm

Brooklyn, NY

Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet, compositions
Shane Endsley - trumpet
Miles Okazaki - guitar
KW - bass
Damion Reid - drums

THIEFS @ MOJO

06.07.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

Cochemea Gastellum - sax
Guillermo E Brown - drums

Nuyorican Poet's Cafe

06.02.10 |9:30pm

New York, NY

MEKLIT HADERO @ Le Poisson Rouge (NEW AFRICA LIVE Series)

06.01.10

New York, NY

MEKLIT HADERO @ The Warehouse Loft

05.29.10 |8pm

Washington DC, DC

AMEL LARRIEUX, Fridays at Sunset

05.28.10 |7pm

Richmond, VA

KW3 @ MOJO

05.24.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

New York, NY

AMEL LARRIEUX @ The Blue Note

05.18.10 to 05.19.10 |8pm and 10pm

NYC, NY

KW3 @ Tribeca Rooftop

05.17.10 |6:30

SOHO, NY

with
Casey Benjamin - saxophones
Jeremy Clemons - Drums

Keith and Mendi Obadike @ Roulette

05.14.10 |8pm

SOHO, NY

with:
SHoko Nagai - piano
KW- bass
Qasim Naqvi - drums

Chris Dingman Duo

05.11.10 |7pm

Hobokon, NJ

KW3 @ MOJO

05.10.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

Casey Benjamin - saxophones
Jeremy Clemons - drums

Boogie Down Dance Series @ BAAD

05.07.10 |8pm

Bronx, NY

Performing a solo double bass score for the duet "Touch Me", choreographed and performed by Maria Bauman and Terre Parker...

Nuyorican Poet's Cafe

05.05.10 |9:30pm

New York, NY

KW3 @ MOJO

05.03.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

KW3 @ MOJO

04.26.10 |Sets at 730p and 930p

Harlem, NY

with:
Casey Benjamin on saxophones and talk box
Guillermo E Brown on Drums

AMEL LARRIEUX @ The Birchmere

04.22.10 |8pm

Alexandria, VA

JONATHAN FINLAYSON and SICILIAN DEFENSE @ The Jazz Gallery

04.10.10 |9pm and 10:30pm

New York, NY

NUYORICAN ALL-STARS @ Rutgers University

04.08.10 |8pm

New Brunswick, NJ

Nuyorican Poet's Cafe

04.07.10 |9:30pm

LES, NY

THIEFS @ MOJO

04.05.10 |7:30pm

Harlem, NY

GUILLERMO E BROWN @ Le Poisson Rouge

03.31.10 |Doors at 6:30pm

New York, NY

with Imani Izuri and Anatomy (Samita Sinha & Marc Cary)

THIEFS @ MOJO

03.29.10 |7:30pm and 9:15pm

Harlem, NY

Cochemea Gastellum - sax
Guillermo E Brown - drums
KW - bass

THE MOTH Event @ City Winery

03.24.10 |7:30pm

New York, NY

THIEFS @ MOJO

03.22.10 |7:30pm and 9:15pm

Harlem, NY

Cochemea Gastellum - sax
Jeremy Clemons - drums
KW - bass

Progressive Youth Club @ Brooklyn Public Assebly

03.02.10 |10pm

Brooklyn, NY

Led by Qasim Naqvi...

PYENG THREADGILL @ Baruch Performing Arts Center

02.13.10 |9pm

New York, NY

GUILLERMO E BROWN @ Cameo Gallery

02.12.10 |10pm

Brooklyn, NY

KW5 @ The Jalopy Theatre

01.30.10 |9pm

Brooklyn , NY

Loren Stillman - saxophones
Mark Taylor - horns
Chris Dingman - vibraphone
Jeremy Clemons - drums
KW - bass

JONATHAN FINLAYSON QUINTET @ The Jazz Gallery

01.23.10 |9pm and 10:30pm

New York, NY

KW5 @ The Stone

01.21.10 |10pm

LES, NY

Loren Stillman - saxes
Mark Taylor - horns
Chris Dingman - vibraphone
Jeremy Clemons - drums
KW - bass

AMEL LARRIEUX @ High Line Ballroom

12.27.09 |8pm

New York, NY

Matana Roberts' COIN COIN @ Issue Project Room

12.09.09 |8pm

Brooklyn

Mark Taylor Quartet (AACM Concert) @ Community Church of NY

10.16.09 |8pm

New York, NY

double bill with Muhal Richard Abrahms & Fred Anderson...

AMEL LARRIEUX @ The Birchmere

09.10.09 to 09.11.09 |8pm

Alexandria, VA

GUILLERMO E BROWN @ Le Poisson Rouge

09.04.09 |8pm

New York, NY

PYENG THREADGILL @ Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

08.30.09 |2pm

LES

in Tompkins Square Park...
with: Dred Scott Trio, Papo Vazquez Pirate Troubadores, Cedar Walton Quartet