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Bop Shop Records presents: BRAND X
Thursday, September 7th | 8pm
Lovinâ€™ Cup & Brews & Bistro
300 Park Point Dr. Rochester NY 14623
$20 ADV / $25 DOS
BRAND X are recognized as true musical pioneers, as they helped create an entire musical genre and influenced a broad spectrum of musicians and bands, from Phish to Dream Theatre. They are unrivaled in their creativity, originality and approach. Their contemporaries include bands such as Weather Report, Headhunters, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Jaco Pastorious and Chick Corea, all crafting a unique blend of Jazz, Rock, and Ethic influences now widely known by fans worldwide as Fusion.
Many claim itâ€™s BRAND Xâ€™s unique combination of masterful chops mixed with their childlike melodies that make so special. Some musicians play from inside their own world, but John Goodsall, Percy Jones, Kenwood Dennard and the guys from BRAND X play from their own universe!
REUNION: After years of rumors of a potential reunion, it is finally happening. Three of the four main members came together recently in New York, and according to sources present at the rehearsals, listening to them play was â€œâ€¦like traveling back in time to the legendary â€˜Livestockâ€™ album â€“ there was no question this was BRAND X! Their sound was uncannily identical to the BRAND X of â€˜Livestockâ€™ â€“ and that in itself speaks volumesâ€
*Â John GoodsallÂ (Guitars): Original BRAND X guitarist says, â€œItâ€™s a better version now. Weâ€™re all a lot more experienced â€“ a lot more skilledâ€¦ And that goes for every one of us.â€
*Â Percy JonesÂ (Bass): Original BRAND X bassist says, â€œThis music takes us back to a certain space â€“ which was really cool. I wasnâ€™t sure Iâ€™d ever feel that feeling again â€“ and yet here it is!â€
*Â Kenwood DennardÂ (Drums): Original BRAND X drummer whoâ€™s also played with Sting and Jaco Pastorious says, â€œWhen we used to play this music, it felt eternal. We used to get into a zone where it felt so deep. Now thatâ€™s exactly how it felt again.â€
*Â Chris ClarkÂ (Keyboards): Formerly of John Entwistle Band (The Who), and Richie Cannataâ€™s Band (Billy Joel).
*Â Scott WeinbergerÂ (Percussionist): Sessions with Adrian Belew, and live with The Security Project (Jerry Marotta, formerly of Peter Gabriel and Trey Gunn formerly of King Crimson)
The reunited BRAND X will be performing material from their first three albums on these initial tours in October and November 2016.
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