Drummer Ben Perowsky curates a night of “reunions” that spotlights the always inventive guitar playing of Dave Tronzo, who helped make the local jazz scene of the early ‘90s a much more fun experience. Tronzo’s trio with bassist Stomu Takeishi is all about pliability and wit. Spanish Fly, which some consider the precursor to Sex Mob, connects him with ever-entertaining brass man Steven Bernstein and is all about insouciance and groove. Both outfits have been deep-sixed for a while now. Here’s a chance to step back in time.
Sat., Dec. 29, 8 p.m., 2012
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 26, 2012