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The Hear and Now Presents Todd Sickafoose's Tiny Resistors - April 10, 2014 at 10:00pm

The Hear and Now, for April 10, 2014 - 10:00pm

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The Hear and Now Presents Todd Sickafoose's Tiny Resistors

Led by bassist/composer Todd Sickafoose, Tiny Resistors includes violinist Jenny Scheinman, clarinetist Ben Goldberg, cornet player Kirk Knuffke, guitarist Adam Levy, pianist Erik Deutsch, accordionist Rob Reich, and drummer Allison Miller--an all-star band of New York and West Coast musicians versed in jazz, folk, pop, and improvised music. Hosted by Derk Richardson, they perform live in the KPFA studio, previewing the premiere of the Chamber Music America–commissioned piece BEAR PROOF at the Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse in Berkeley on Friday, April 11. Tune in for music of extraordinary depth, texture, and expression. 

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Playlist for this Program:

Show StartTalk
Bob DylanWatching the River FlowBob Dylan's Greatest Hits Vol. 3Columbia
Todd Sickafoose's Tiny ResistorsBEAR PROOF (radio world premiere)Live in the KPFA performance roomn.a.
Talk, briefly, with bassist, composer, band leader Todd SickafooseIntroduction of the other band members: Jenny Scheinman, violin; Adam Levy, guitar; Ben Goldberg, clarinet; Kirk Knuffke, cornetErik Deutsch, piano, Rob Reich, accordion; Allison Miller, drums
Will BernardDime Store ThrillerJust Like DowntownPosi-tone
John Lee Hooker with Robert Cray (and Tim Kaihatsu)Same Old Blues AgainHooker (box set)Shout! Factory
The Charlie Musselwhite Band (with Tim Kaihatsu)Blue Feeling TodayTennessee WomanVanguard
TalkTim Kaihatsu R.I.P.
Robert CrayJust a Loser (Tim Kaihatsu, songwriter)I Was WarnedMercury
The Nels Cline SingersSeven Zed HeavenMacroscopeMack Avenue


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After listening all the way through this morning, I think this is what Duke Ellington might be like if he had conceived the work Excellent stream of moods and sounds

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