Friday, September 9th: New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble CD Release Show

New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble CD Release Show
Drom (85 Avenue A, Manhattan)
10:30pm doors, 11:15 show
$10 in advance

The New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble is hard at work on their 11th CD release “Double Edge”. This album, according to RSFreddie bandleader/lead singer, “is our Masterpiece–devoted to our fans.” In addition to NYSJE’s all-star lineup, The release features Jamaican singing star JC Lodge on the new hit single “Weak in Love.”

Other notable guest artists include Andy Bassford on guitar(Toots + the Maytals, Gregory Isaacs), Kim Miller on vocals(Israel Vibration), Larry McDonald on percussion(Gil Scott Herron),and Kevin Batchelor on trumpet(Skatalites). Famed Easy Star Records record producer Michael Goldwasser adds his artistry to the project by mixing 10 of the sizzling tracks!!

The record is slated to be released in conjunction with NYSJE’s summer Euro tour(July/August 2011) and will be distributed by Brixton Records from Bilbao, Spain.