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Devin Hoff solo • The Blump Band • Katythekyng (trio) Feb 157:30 Door 8:00 Show $12.00 suggested donationDevin Hoff is a bassist and composer who’s spent most of their career as a collaborator, working with bands and singers such as Julia Holter, Sharon Van Etten, Sean Ono Lennon, and more.Dev’s first solo record, Solo Bass, was named by Laurie Anderson as one of her top 5 favorite records of all time. In 2021 Kill Rock Stars released Voices From the Empty Moor, an exploration of the work of folk artist Anne Briggs. Mendoza/Hoff Revels, co-led by long time besties Dev and guitarist Ava Mendoza, released its debut record on Aum Fidelity in late 2023, which was featured in many end of year best-of lists, including NPR and The New York Times.The Blump Band plays music that sounds like blumps. Low, soft thumpy sounds, but also beautiful and tuneful melodies. Conceived by local synth sorcerer Michael Rocketship, the band features some of NY’s finest improvisors. Sara Schoenbeck – bassoon, Sam Kulik – bass trombone, Ivan Arteaga – bass clarinet, Sarah Galdes – drums and of course, Rocketship himself on his favorite instrument, the Korg Mono/Poly. Besides making blumpy music, Michael can be heard backing up a wide variety of musicians, from Ben Goldberg to Sam Evian, as well as performing his own songs both in NYC and around the country.https://michaelcolemanmusic.
bandcamp.com/Katy the Kyng & the Dyng-a-Lyngs are a power trio who play jazz-from-hell and rock’n’roll songs about love, death, and reality T.V. They are: Katie Battistoni on guitar & vocals, Andy Cush on bass, and Mike Gebhart on drums. Katy’s debut album, Selfies of You, will be released on Husky Pants records in the summer of ‘24.