Thursday, September 23, 2010 P & G Bar, located at 380 Columbus Ave. (corner of W.78 St.) New York NY 10024 with Showtime at 11:00 pm presents The Avengers - Holzman-Goines-Plainfield-Beledo
THE AVENGERS are Adam Holzman (keyboards), Lincoln Goines (bass), Kim Plainfield (drums), and Beledo (guitar). Performers and music educators, they are all Jazz-Rock-Fusion pioneers in their own right, bringing the artistic spirit of electric jazz to a new level for these inspirational times.
ADAM http://www.adamholzman.com/ was Miles Davies Band musical director in 1988. "Keyboard" magazine named him one of the top 10 players in the world, "Down Beat" lauded his "killer groove". He worked with Michel Petrucciani, Chaka Khan, Robben Ford, Wayne Shorter, Grover Washington and his own band Brave New World.
LINCOLN http://www.lincolngoines.com/ is a Berklee faculty member, and the Bass Collective. His Performances and recordings include an extensive list of artists including Sonny Rollins, Dizzy Gillespie, Gato Barbieri, Dave Grusin, Carly Simon, Tania Maria, Paquito D'Rivera, Michel Camilo, Eliane Elias, Michael Brecker, Bob Mintzer, Dave Samuels, Mike Stern, and Wayne Krantz
KIM http://www.kimplainfield.com/ is an Associate Professor position at Berklee School of Music and Co-Chairman of the Faculty at the Drummers Collective in New York City. His book "Advanced Concepts" is known as the bible of modern progressive drumming. He played with The Pointer Sisters, recorded "Double Up" and "Assembler" with Bill Connors, and "Live At The Olympia" with violinist Didier Lockwood. Kim and Lincoln's CD "Night and Day" features Jon Lucien, Mino Cinelo, Bill O'Connell, Alex Foster, Didier Lockwood, Myra Casales, Dan Carillo, Bill Connors, Adam Holzman and Pat Thrall.
"BELEDO http://beledo.com is considered a real myth among Uruguayan music connoisseurs," (EL PAIS Montevideo, Uruguay). He became a guitar hero in his teenage years and was featured on GUITAR PLAYER magazine and JAZZIZ magazine while playing in South America with Pedro Aznar, Rada and Opa. His CD MONTEVIDEO JAZZ DREAMS features: Stefon Harris, Randy Brecker, and Manolo Badrena. Beledo's other performances and recordings include Gary Willis, Anton Fig, Bakithi Kumalo, and many others.