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Happy Labor Day weekend. John Scofield & Uberjam play Detroit Jazz Festival

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Guitarist John Scofield, one of the principal innovators of today's jazz guitar, brings guitarist Avi Bortnick bassist Andy Hess drummer Tony Mason, and Uberjam to the Detroit Jazz Festival. TODAY, September 1, 2013.

Uberjam has just released: Uberjam Deux, a new recording. Scofield says:
"We explore different forms of groove music…We get into funk, Afrobeat, reggae, house music, R&B…Many of the new tunes are co-written by Avi and myself. 

The 34th annual Detroit Jazz Festival is the world's largest free jazz festival and is spread over four days and four stages. Headliners include: 2013 Artist in Residence Danilo Pérez, David Murray Big Band with Macy Gray, Ahmad Jamal, Charles Lloyd and Friends featuring Bill Frisell, Joshua Redman Quartet with string orchestra, John Scofield Überjam, McCoy Tyner Trio with special guest Savion Glover, Yellowjackets, Gregory Porter, and Robert Glasper, among others. Hundreds of Detroit regional artists are performing within national groups this year as well as headlining their own sets.

READ THE myFoxDetroit.com ARTICLE

READ Uberjam Deux HUUF POST PIECE