8:00 The E.R.A. CD Release Show: "The E.R.A. is a most talented collective of individuals that shouldn't be ignored, since their time has certainly come." - BLG Downtown Music Gallery. Two sets of composed and improvised music. (9pm) The E.R.A. is a septet consisting of Jonathan Moritz and Marcus Cummins (saxophones), Ryan Snow (trombone), Chris Welcome (guitar, cello), Shayna Dulberger (bass), John McLellan and Juan Pablo Carletti (drums). The band has been performing since the summer of 2007 and recently released their first album simply titled "Introducing The E.R.A." Their music includes unique compositions by Welcome, McLellan, Moritz and Dulberger exploring forms and textures. The opening band (8pm) will be a quartet of some of New York's most inventive players, featuring Chris DiMeglio (trumpet), Jonas Labhart (alto/tenor sax), Tom Zlabinger (bass), Dave Miller (drums).
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Added by bass83 on June 12, 2008