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DAVID TORN - SUN OF GOLDFINGER

July 2017

Saxophonist Tim Berne, drummer Ches Smith and guitarist David Torn push far beyond jazz’s known boundaries in Sun of Goldfinger. The mercurial trio explores the edges of the genre, infusing it with perspectives ranging from the minimalist to the cinematic to the metallic. The improvisation-based group effortlessly, seamlessly shifts from atmospheres into shattering mayhem to thrilling effect.

All three musicians are renowned bandleaders in their own right, with current solo recordings on the prestigious ECM label. Berne has forged a singular path across dozens of expansive, diverse albums featuring intricately-detailed, harmony-driven works. Torn’s influence as a guitarist, composer and music technologist is epic. With sounds ranging from the searing and soaring to liquid loops to full-on shredding, he’s reinvented conventional definitions of guitar. Smith has established himself as one of the world’s premier percussionists, combining acoustic invention with electronics to both propel and extend his myriad musical surroundings.

Together, these leaders and friends combine as a democratic unit, determined to take audiences on a singular journey through provocative sonic territory known and unknown. This is the future of jazz. This is Sun of Goldfinger.

Line Up

David Torn, electric guitar
Tim Berne, alto sax
Ches Smith, drums

Tourdates

27.07.2017 Travel to Europe
31.07.2017 Return home

Upcoming Tours

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DANS DANS
March 2017
STEVE COLEMAN AND REFLEX
March/April 2017
ZORN BY ZORN
March/April 2017
CARLA BLEY „TRIOS“
May / June 2017
OREGON
June/July 2017
THE BAD PLUS
July 2017
HUMAN FEEL
August 2017
COLIN STETSON solo
September 2017
STEVEN BERNSTEIN - SEXMOB
September/October
JON IRABAGON QUARTET
September / October 2017
AVA MENDOZA UNNATURAL WAYS TRIO
September/ October 2017
STEVE COLEMAN AND FIVE ELEMENTS
October / November 2017
HENRI TEXIER HOPE QUARTET
October/November 2017
NELS CLINE LOVERS
October/ November 2017
PETER EVANS SEPTET
October / November 2017
URI CAINE solo
October / November 2017
TIM BERNE SNAKEOIL
November 2017
DANS DANS
November 2017
MEDESKI`s - Mad Skillet
November/December 2017
RALPH TOWNER SOLO
November 2017
POTTER - TABORN - HARLAND
November / December 2017
THE BAD PLUS
November / December 2017
SYLVIE COURVOISIER/MARK FELDMAN DUO
November / December 2017
Jim Black - HUMAN FEEL
November / December 2017
Shanir Blumenkranz`ABRAXAS
November/ December 2017
PETER EVANS TRIO
December 2017
TIM BERNE " BIG SATAN"
February/March 2018
RALPH TOWNER solo
February 2018
KRONOS QUARTET
October/November 2018
MYRA MELFORD „SNOWY EGRET“
November/December 2018
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