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Undead

FOUR NIGHTS celebrating the incredible, dynamic, explosively creative jazz, instrumental, and adventurous music being made in New York City.

May 9th: A Marathon of Concerts in Greenwich Village
May 10th: Medeski, Martin & Wood & ?? at Brooklyn Masonic Temple, featuring So Percussion, Steven Bernstein, Vernon Reid & more!!
May 11th: Night Of The Living DIY in Brooklyn, Seattle, Norway & more...
May 12th: Improvised Round Robin Duets at 92Y Tribeca

Lovingly and tirelessly organized by Adam Schatz of Search & Restore, and Brice Rosenbloom of BoomCollective.

The 2012 Undead Music Festival (formerly known as Undead Jazz Fest) starts Wednesday (5/9) with three shows in Greenwich Village, including a Tonic reunion happening at Le Poisson Rouge on Wednesday, 5/9. (There's a Tonic Reunion tonight at The Stone tonight, 5/7, too, unreleated to the Undead fest.)

Other Undead performers include Medeski, Martin & Wood at Brooklyn Masonic Temple on Thursday (5/10) and a multi-venue "Night of the Living DIY" on Friday (5/11) which includes the previously mentioned Bjorkestra show at the new Shapeshifer Lab (which meanwhile is hosting two nights of Undead-presented shows with Nels Cline, Tim Berne & Jim Black).

Four days passes are still on sale. More detailed info (performers, tickets) is available at the Undead Music website and the full schedule is below.

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Calvin Weston
Calvin Weston

A Benefit for Dominic Weston-Wilkerson

NeekHello to you all, on Wednsday May 13th, we'll be having a fund raiser for my son that was killed by a hit and run driver this past week. Dominic would have turned 19 this past Sunday. It will be held at the Fire (412 W Girard Ave - Philly) starting at 8pm untill 2am. All friends and musicians are welcome to come and play.

Some musicians lending their support will be Jamaladeen Tacuma, Darrol Burges, Doc Gibbs, Tom Spiker, Jeff Monjack, Chuck Treece, Terry Lawson, Kenny Taylor, Tony Catastrophe, DJ Frosty, Tony Cosby, Wadude, J Michael Harrison, Marco Benevento, Reed Mathus, Members of As Human; Dion Paci, Ryatt, Jason Fraticelli, Tim Conley & many more surprise quests will be on hand. This is an open jam session & all musicians are welcome to come play & support.

We will also have a raffle going on with some gracious donations from Ropeadope, The Philadelphia Eagles, Arsnovaworkshop, & more.

I hope to see you all there and god bless you and all your familys.

If you cannot attend & would like to send donations to help pay for my son's funeral expenses donations can be sent via paypal to : dominikaweston@gmail.com

Please donate only if you can.

Thanks from all of my family

Calvin
G. Calvin Weston is also scheduled to appear with Marc Ribot at Le Poisson Rouge in NYC on May 16th. Calvin Weston videos below...

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