Vancouver's Community-Driven Concert Calendar

  Bookmark and Share

Event Archive - ESQ, THE THING

Sun. June 25th 2006 Ironworks (No Minors)
Tickets at: All Ticketmaster Locations
THE THING
Scandinavian jazz/rock supercollider power trio

ESQ

Led by local greats Kevin Elaschuk trumpet/flugelhorn and Dave Say tenor sax, this quintet plays originals that range from free jazz to more structured forms, from the subtle and eclectic to hard-driving grooves. Influenced by Ornette Coleman, Booker Little, Eric Dolphy, and Charles Mingus, Elaschuk and Say formed this group in 1996. With André La... more info

THE THING

“Forget Cream, this is what a power trio should be like.”—bbc.co.uk This Scandinavian trio features one of Sweden’s leading sax players, Mats Gustafsson, and the ubiquitous and brilliant Norwegian rhythm section of drummer Paal Nilssen-Love and bassist Ingebrigt Håker Flaten. The last two form a stellar backbone for a number of key band... more info
[Upload Show Photos]  //   [Add Video]  //   [Upload Poster]

Submit info on this show to our admins