Club D’Elf has announced the release of three live shows from the band’s archives, and hopes to continue the offering as an ongoing project. Unlike As Above, the band’s only commercially available release culled from 6 different nights, these are all complete shows from single nights.
With John Medeski, Mat Maneri, Brahim Fribgane, Randy Roos, Mike Rivard & Erik Kerr – performing in Poughkeepsie, NY on the band’s first tour.
With John Medeski, Joe Maneri, Mat Maneri, Brahim Fribgane, Mike Rivard & Erik Kerr, and Eric Hipp & Richard Zukowski helping out, too – on the band’s first out-of-cambridge gig.
With John Medeski, Reeves Gabrels, Mat Maneri, Brahim Fribgane, Mister Rourke, Mike Rivard & Eric Kalb – from the band’s first southern tour.
Releases will be sold through kufala.com and at upcoming Club D’elf shows.
To celebrate, D’Elf has announced a run of CD release gigs.
Thurs May 6, Lizard Lounge, Cambridge MA with Duke Levine, Tom Hall, Jerry Leake, Mike Rivard and Erik Kerr
Tues May 18, AS220, Providence RI with Dave Tronzo, Mat Maneri, Mike Rivard and Erik Kerr
Thurs May 20, Lizard Lounge, Cambridge MA with Dave “fuze” Fiuczynski, Alain Mallet, Jerry Leake, Mister Rourke, Mike Rivard and Erik Kerr
Wed May 26, Tonic, NYC, NY with John Medeski, Marc Ribot, Eric Hipp, Curtis Hasselbring, Mister Rourke, Mike Rivard and Adam Deitch. This marks the the first time Ribot has ever joined D’Elf.
For more info, see kufala.com