Phase iii, the new group featuring three Miracle Orchestra members (Bill Carbone, Drums, Jared Sims, Sax/keys/electronics, and Garrett Sayers, Bass, with Mark Donovan, Guitar) will kick off a two week tour this Wednesday at the Knitting Factory in New York City. Phase iii will be performing all new instrumental jazz/hip-hop material at the six shows of the run.
The first three dates will also feature Dead Cat Bounce (Boston's Best Jazz Group, Boston Phoenix Poll 2001) while two other shows will be co-bills with Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey. With the exception of a performance at Toad's Place in New Haven, CT at the end of November, these will be the only dates Phase iii performs until 2002.
Wed Nov 7th | Knitting Factory - Old Office | NYC
Thu Nov 8th | Murray's Inn | Wilkes-Barre PA
Sat Nov 10th | The Equator | Manchester CT
Wed Nov 14th | Living Room | Providence RI w/ JFJO
Thu Nov 15th | Harper's Ferry | Allston, MA w/JFJO
Fri Nov 16th | Univ of Rhode Island | Kingston RI
Sun Nov 25th | Toad's Place | New Haven, CT w/P.B.
The Mystery Mullet Reunion
This coming Tuesday, November 6th, members of The Slip and Miracle Orchestra/Phase iii will be joining forces in The Mystery Mullet Circus's first performance since January! The evening will feature two sets of sheer mullitude with plenty of original compositions guarenteed to stretch the ear.
Tue Nov 6th | The Lizard Lounge | Cambridge MA
The Mystery Mullet Circus
Marc Friedman - Bass
Jared Sims - Sax, Keys, Hal Jr.
Eric Hofbauer - Guitar
Bill Carbone - Drums