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Tour Dates

10/14/2019Puerto de Coquimbo / Coquimbo, Chile
10/15/2019Thelonious Jazz Club / Recoleta, Chile
10/16/2019Teatro Biob?o / Concepcion, Chile
10/17/2019Teatro Municipal / Via Del Mar, Chile
10/20/2019Baldwin Auditorium / Durham, NC
10/22/2019South Jazz Kitchen / Philadelphia, PA
10/23/2019South Jazz Kitchen / Philadelphia, PA
10/24/2019The Hangar Theatre / Ithaca, NY
10/25/2019Scullers Jazz Club / Boston, MA
10/26/2019Scullers Jazz Club / Boston, MA
10/27/2019The Press Room / Portsmouth, NH
10/28/2019One Longfellow Square / Portland, Maine
10/29/2019ArtsRiot / Burlington, VT
10/30/2019Iron Horse Music Hall / Northampton, MA
11/01/2019City Winery / Washington, DC
11/03/2019Brooklyn Bowl / Brooklyn, NY
11/09/2019Exit Zero Jazz Festival / Cape May, NJ
11/10/2019Royce Hall / Los Angeles, CA
11/13/2019Jazz Cafe / London, United Kingdom
11/14/2019Babylon Bomonti / Istanbul, Turkey
11/16/2019Pardon, To Tu / Warsaw, Poland
11/17/2019Contemporary Art Centre / Vilnius, Lithuania
11/18/2019Zig Zag Jazz Club Berlin / Berlin, Germany
11/19/2019Jazzclub Unterfahrt / Munchen, Germany
11/20/2019TivoliVredenburg / Utrecht, Netherlands
11/21/2019Nasjonal Jazzscene / Oslo, Norway
11/22/2019Jazz Club Etoile / Paris, France
11/23/2019Jazzclub Uster / Uster, Switzerland
11/26/2019Clamores Jazz Club / Madrid, Spain
11/28/2019Kulturlokal Stromboli / Hall In Tirol, Austria
11/30/2019Jazz Club Ferrara / Ferrara, Italy
12/06/2019Old Town School of Folk Music / Chicago, IL
12/07/2019Listening Room / Grand Rapids, MI
12/08/2019The Crosstown Theater / Memphis, TN
12/25/2019The Dakota / Minneapolis, MN
12/26/2019The Dakota / Minneapolis, MN
12/27/2019The Dakota / Minneapolis, MN
12/28/2019The Dakota / Minneapolis, MN
01/08/2020Nancy's Jazz Lounge / St. Louis, MO
01/09/2020Nancy's Jazz Lounge / St. Louis, MO
01/10/2020Nancy's Jazz Lounge / St. Louis, MO
01/11/2020Nancy's Jazz Lounge / St. Louis, MO
01/12/2020Nancy's Jazz Lounge / St. Louis, MO
04/09/2020Lyell B Clay Concert Theatre / Morgantown, WV

The Bad Plus: Bio

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 their creativity, unique sound and flair for live performance. The intensely collaborative trio has constantly searched for rules to break and boundaries to cross, bridging genres and techniques while exploring the infinite possibilities of three exceptional musicians working in perfect sync.

The band consists of founding members Reid Anderson (bass) and Dave King (drums) and new member Orrin Evans (piano) - a group of passionate collaborators with no single "leader." Never Stop II is the first full-length release from this lineup, comprised entirely of original music with each member contributing fresh compositions. The New York Times calls it "an exhilarating document" that sparks an exciting new chapter for the iconic group.

1 Maps (Karen Lee Orzolek, Brian Chase, Nick Zinner)
2 Games Without Frontiers (Peter Gabriel)
3 Time After Time (Cyndi Lauper, Rob Hyman)
4 I Walk The Line (Johnny Cash)
5 Alfombra Magica (Bill McHenry)
6 The Beautiful Ones (Prince)
7 Don't Dream It's Over (Neil Finn)
8 Staring At The Sun (Tunde Adebimpe, David Sitek)
9 Mandy (Richard Kerr, Scott English)
10 The Robots (Ralf Hutter, Florian Schneider, Karl Bartos)
11 Broken Shadows (Ornette Coleman)
The Bad Plus: The Band That Never Stops

OKeh Records/Sony Music Masterworks has announced the release of the eagerly awaited new album by The Bad Plus. IT'S HARD arrives in stores and at all leading digital retailers on August 26th. The Bad Plus' eleventh studio recording IT'S HARD sees the leaderless trio – bassist Reid Anderson, pianist Ethan Iverson, and drummer David King – returning to the distinctive deconstruction of pop forms that drew their first international attention almost two decades ago. Recorded this past April at NYC's Brooklyn Recording with longtime engineer Pete Rende (Joshua Redman, Bill McHenry), the album spans both era and inspiration as The Bad Plus offer new perspectives on classic songs from the 1970s to the 2010s.

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