eremite is happy to announce that both peter broetzmann & joshua abrams & natural information society will perform as part of the 2020 big ears festival, taking place march 26-29 in knoxville, tn. peter broetzmann will play twice --solo, & in duo with andrew cyrille. tickets
in august 2018 eremite records finally established a social media presence. look for that shit @eremiterecords on instagram
dig this review of mandatory reality by stuart boomer for pointofdeparture.org.
2019-05-23JA & NIS CHICAGO NYC & EUROPE JUNE>JULY 2019
abrams / alvarado / avery / stein
07 VI union pool brooklyn (supporting sachiko kanenobu)
28 VI constellation chicago (IVtet + ben boye, hamid drake, ben lamar gay, nick mazarella) record release concert for mandatory reality
01 VII roulette brooklyn (double bill with 75 dollar bill)
04 VII kongsberg jazz festival kongsberg (guests hamid drake & helge sten)
07 VII arkaoda berlin
08 & 09 VII cafe oto london (guests alexander hawkins 08, evan parker 09)
10 VII copenhagen jazz festival copenhagen
thanks to bill meyer for a fine unpacking of the JA&NIS story, with much input from abrams & lisa alvarado, at chicago reader.
thanks to chris richards & the washington post. "it's the strange surprise of beautiful music that gives it its heft. beauty isn't a balm. it's a counterweight."