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John Scofield brings Combo 66 to Dazzle / Denver Post

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John Scofield has a distinctive sound and an unceasing sense of adventure; he's bringing his current project, Combo '66, to Dazzle for two nights, Oct. 6 and 7. Sometimes Scofield dabbles in rock and fusion, but the lineup of Combo '66 seems more straight-ahead: Drummer Bill Stewart, keyboardist Gerald Clayton and bassist Vicente Archer are accomplished jazz guys through and through. The Grammy Award-winning jazz guitarist, band leader and composer is set to release his new album by the same name on Verve Records. Combo 66 which marks his 66th birthday combines jazz with genre-defying elements, allowing Scofield to find new modes of expression.

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