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Nat Baldwin + Travis Laplante + Kurt Weisman

Nov 21, 2010: 8pm- 11:30 pm
The Spotty Dog Books & Ale

440 Warren St. | Hudson, NY 12534 | 518-671-6006

Nat Baldwin is an experimental upright bassist and singer-songwriter who cut his teeth studying with free jazz legend Anthony Braxton. In addition to his three critically-acclaimed solo releases, Nat has collaborated on works with Extra Life, Vampire Weekend and is a long-time member of The Dirty Projectors. Saxophonist and composer Travis Laplante is highly active in New York City’s experimental music scene, and is quickly becoming known as one of the most powerful young voices in improvisational and structured sound. Laplante has recorded and performed with Anthony Braxton, Mark Dresser, Mat Maneri, Jim Black, Trevor Dunn, Andrew Cyrille, as well as the experimental rock bands Extra Life and Skeletons. Kurt Weisman is a songwriter and multi-instrumentalist living in Vermont. He was a founding member of the collective Feathers and has recorded with Happy Birthday, Witch and Devendra Banhart.