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Snarky Puppy set for Berks Jazz Fest / Reading Eagle

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Grammy Award-winning Snarky Puppy brings one of its legendary live performances to town as part of the Boscov's Berks Jazz Fest. As a slightly overmatched freshman in the prestigious jazz studies program at the University of North Texas in 2003, Michael League never could have imagined being where he is today, leading the globe-trotting, genre-bending, Grammy Award-winning collective known as Snarky Puppy. "I planned for it to be this, and I worked for it, and it was supposed to be this, but I never expected it to be this," League said a couple of weeks ago from Los Angeles, where he was waiting out a snowstorm-induced two-day layover en route to New York from Australia, where his new side project, Bokante, had just performed.

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