Posts Tagged ‘New Atlantis Festival’

New Atlantis Collective Launches Record Label

While talking at last night's D.C. Jazz Loft to guitarist Ed Ricart, half of Matta Gawa and core member of the New Atlantis Collective, he mentioned that the collective is about to inaugurate its own record label.
New Atlantis Records is dedicated to "improvised music from the U.S. mid-Atlantic, and Europe as well," says Ricart. "We're [...]

Jazz Setlist, July 22-28: New Atlantis Weekend

But first...
Thursday, July 22
"Jazz with a side of hip-hop" is actually not a bad way to describe the vibe at Busboys and Poets, the combination restaurant/ bookstore/ performance space/ hipster hangout off U Street. Which means that the musical lineup of the Beast and the Brad Linde Ensemble is apropos, indeed. The Beast, formed at [...]

Coming in July: New Atlantis Festival

From D.C. avant-garde musician/impresario Ed Ricart comes word of his newest production: the New Atlantis Festival, a free-jazz celebration that will take place over four days in July.
"The New Atlantis Festival will span four days, with two gigs scheduled in Baltimore at the Wind Up Space on July 22 and 25, and two gigs in [...]