Check out Todd’s latest Dub remix of Dexter Story’s “Sidet Eskemeche” off of the recently released Wondem Remixed project:
I am very excited to join the stage tonight with one of the young Ethio-Jazz greats, Meklit.
We’ll be performing at the Skirball Cultural Center.
You can read more about the concert here:
Fall is amongst us. With the change of seasons comes a plethora of fun events that I am proud to be a part of:
TONIGHT! 9/20 @ La Cita:
The Official Daptone Afterparty feat. Saun & Starr
I’l be spinning some of my favorite 45’s
Wednesday, Oct. 5th & Skirball Cultural Center:
Meklit: This Was Made Here
Looking forward to being a guest musician with the celebrated Bay Area based Ethio Jazz vocalist, Meklit.
Sunday, Oct. 9th @ the Echoplex:
The Budos Band
I’ll be playing the whole set with these guys!
They promise no vintage organs will be destroyed.
Wednesday, Oct. 19th @ El Rey:
Quantic Live with Jimetta Rose and The Great Unknown & KUČKA
I’ll be sitting in with my longtime hermano/collaborator and his all-star ensemble.
Sunday, Oct.30th & ??? A secret show…
Summer 2016 is on FIYAH:
June 18th – DJing at General Lee’s Cocktail House w/ SeanO (FREE)
June 19th (2:30am) – playing some horn w/ Deejay Mza at The JAZZMOOV Reunion
June 25th – Ethio Cali at Tia Chucha’s Centro Cultural & Bookstore 11th Annual Celebrating Words Festival (Pacoima City Hall – Free)
June 25th – directing an all-star jazz ensemble at Classical Remix: The Jazz Session w/ Ndugu Chancler, Justo Almario, Phil Ranelin + more (Grand Performances – FREE)
June 30th – #HODGEPODGE no. 4 at General Lee’s Cocktail House w/ Jeremy Sole. William Bensussen, Te’Amir, Sheila Govindarajan, Randal Fisher, Brian Akio Martinez, Rocío Contreras, Sasha Ali, #DjJazzabella + more (FREE)
June 31st – secret show…
July 21st – Ethio Cali at Mark de Clive-Lowe/Sean O’s #wepresentChurch at OSSO DTLA
August 24-25 – Ethio Cali w/ DJ’s & Beatmakers at blue whale
August 27th – Ethio Cali ‘Jamaican’ set at the Afro Funke’ Levitt Pavilion Pasadena partay!!! (FREE)
This was a special night sharing the decks with my homies Ohmega Watts (who’s NuTropic mix can be found here) and Chico Mann. Word on the street is the three of us will connect again for this. Looking forward to it!
it’s been an amazing ride providing horns for awesome musicians and listeners. here’s a mix of some recent releases that I’ve worked on: