The In Crowd this time around will feature Grammy-awarded Pete Cornell on sax and Joe McKinley on bass, reunited with pianist Eric Shifrin almost 30 years after helping him with his debut piano recording “BLOOD SUGAR.”
It was that legendary album that revealed the fool-proof formula which became the blueprint for later Shifrin-led groups:Â Swing, Blues, Latin, ballads and novelty numbers. Unbeatable, and so hip!
Ericâ€™s monthly booking at Bird & Beckett is just the thing to lift you out of another trying month in America! Just two chances left to catch him at Bird & Beckett in 2017 — this Thursday and the last Thursday in December. So get on down here!
$10 suggested donation per solvent adult
More if you can manage it never hurts!
BYOB! Â The State in its wisdom has forbade the dispensing of alcohol by management to our patrons. Arcane licensing laws and general fussiness, we suppose. But they have not notified us that you canâ€™t drink. That seems to be up to you!
Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.
The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.
Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site