1. William Parker/Rob Brown/Gerald Cleaver
Date: Monday, Januar 3, 2011
Venue: Local 269 (269 E. Houston, NY)
Genre: contemporary Jazz/improve
William Parker (bass), Rob Brown (sax) and Gerald Cleaver (percussion).
Date: Monday, August 16, 2010
Venue: The Delancy (768 Delancy, NY)
Genre: soft-goth/ singer song writer
Ajda the Turkish Queen performing solo for the first. “My influences are both Western and Middle Eastern (Turkish mother but grew up in Texas). The songs are alternative in the vein of Sonic Youth and the Cocteau Twins, I suppose, and I have been told I have a “commanding wail-like moan”.