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The Bad Plus

The Bad Plus

Mar 9th 2018 @ Blues Alley

Washington, DC
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About The Bad Plus
Genres:
Jazz
Band Members:
Dave King, Reid Anderson, Orrin Evans
Hometown:
Minnesota

The Bad Plus came together at the end of the 20th century and has avoided easy categorization ever since, winning critical hosannas and a legion of fans worldwide with th...
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Blues Alley
Friday, March 9th, 2018
10:00 PM
Blues Alley
1073 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20007
16 RSVPs
Since its outset, iconic trio The Bad Plus has dared to be different, challenging all preconceived notions of jazz. Through a provocative style of arrangements and compositions they call “avant-garde populism”, their unique blend of influences, ranging from experimental jazz, indie rock, pop, and classical music has earned this “audacious, rule-breaking jazz trio” (Billboard) a reputation as one of the most universally well-respected bands in jazz today.

2018 heralds a new and exciting chapter for the band. Anderson and King will be joined by pianist Orrin Evans, whose fresh sound and complementary style will be featured on The Bad Plus’ highly anticipated new album due out that year. Raised in Philadelphia, Evans has led various projects and has recorded and performed with the likes of Christian McBride, Sean Jones, and many more. The BBC summed up the band best when they said, “from album to album, The Bad Plus continues to evolve and improve.” They will never stop doing just that.
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About The Bad Plus
Genres:
Jazz
Band Members:
Dave King, Reid Anderson, Orrin Evans
Hometown:
Minnesota

The Bad Plus came together at the end of the 20th century and has avoided easy categorization ever since, winning critical hosannas and a legion of fans worldwide with th...
Read More
Fan Live Reviews
Matt
Old Lyme, CT@
The SideDoor Jazz Club
March 16th 2018
Absolutely awesome show , you ca. Tell they love playing always had smile on their faces while playing very eclectic jazz with great players. Not a single stand out all three were awesome
Sarah
Chicago, IL@
Old Town School of Folk Music
February 4th 2018
Amazing show!