BROWNMAN Ali explores Michael Jackson's "THRILLER": Monday, October 30. Doors: 7:30pm. Show: 8:00pm. $15 at the door, $10 advance. Brownman's HALLOWEEN THRILLER: Michael Jackson through the Lens of Electric-jazz. Acclaimed jazz / hip-hop trumpet player BROWNMAN ALI leads an all-star quartet through his popular annual Halloween Thriller concert. The much lauded BROWNMAN ELECTRYC TRIO + 1 performs the entire Michael Jackson "Thriller" recording, interpreted and re-worked in National Jazz Award winning improviser Brownman’s Miles Davis-esque fashion. Other MJ classics are also featured during this unique Halloween jazz party. "Michael birthed so many incredible tunes over the years, but his collaboration with Quincy Jones on Thriller has to be one of the most towering musical achievements in pop music ever. Using that brilliant material every year on Halloween, as jump-offs for what we do makes for a party that's danceable, but still rooted in exploratory improvising and deep reaching solos. We approach it the way Miles might have." states Ali.
The BROWNMAN ELECTRYC TRIO has won multiple awards and recently won an International Independent Music Award for "2015 Jazz-Funk album of the year" for "Gravitation". Costumes encouraged - it's Halloween after all.
Brownman Ali - electric trumpet / Nick Maclean - keyboards / Brad Cheeseman - electric bass / Geoff Bruce - drums. Brownman Electryc Trio live: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLFECA3E452FE2BC0D www.ElectrycTrio.Brownman.com
"One of the next great voices in the new generation of jazz improvisers” -- Randy Brecker, legendary 14x Grammy winning trumpet icon