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Brasil Tonight - Funk Jazz Fridays
Quick note to let you know that Drop Trio be playing at Brasil tonight, for Funk Jazz Fridays:
Brasil - 2604 Dunlavy
Friday, April 8, 2005, 10 pm - 1 am
All Ages - No Cover
Before the show, stop by Mixture Gallery (next door to Brasil) for a free movie shown by Deep Listening Institute Houston called Sound Piece. It starts at 8:30pm, and features our friends Maria Chavez, Lucas Gorham, Thomas Helton, Mike Switzer and more, playing music by Pauline Oliveros.
Have you heard of JamHouston.com? It's a new site devoted to jam, improvised & experimental music in Houston. Started by Nino Batista, it features:

Check out a great writeup about JamHouston in today's Houston Calling. And make sure you come to the kickoff party on April 24th at the Meridian (before the Medeski Martin & Wood show)! Email us for more details.

Live Archive
Speaking of Nino Batista, today's live archive track is from a March 2004 show at Brasil, with Nino on bass:

Catch Nino in action on 4/22 - his new project Blabat (with Nuje on drums) makes it's debut at Funk Jazz Fridays.

Upcoming Shows
  • Sun, 4/30 - Houston International Festival, Downtown, 1pm
  • Sat, 5/14 - Elephant Room, Austin, TX
  • Sat, 5/21 - Cezanne, Houston, TX
  • Thu, 6/2 - The Deli, Norman, OK
  • Fri, 6/3 - Jake's Sports Cafe, Lubbock, TX
  • Sat, 6/4 - The Bean Counter, Abilene, TX
  • Fri, 6/17 - Chelsea's, Baton Rouge, LA

    Want to find out about our secret shows? Just ask.

    One more thing - we're looking for help booking a show in New Orleans on June 18th. Know any musicians there? Email us.

  • ...Drop Trio is an instrumental funk jazz band from Houston, TX.

    "Anchored by a rhythm section tighter than the Texas education budget and a Rhodes keyboard that gets pushed to its limits on every cut." - Matt Sonzala, Houston Press, July 2003

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