Feb 23rd | Music Night at Bogies | Lao Tizer Contemporary Jazz Funk | 7pm
TIZER - 2011 "Jazz Group of the Year" nominee
Lao Tizer - keys (former "Best New Jazz Artist" nominee, Special EFX, Down To The Bone)
Ric Fierabracci - bass (Grammy nominee, Chick Corea, Blood Sweat & Tears)
Munyungo Jackson - percussion (Stevie Wonder, Miles Davis)
Steve Nieves - sax, percussion, vocals (Loggins & Messina)
Gene Coye - drums (Larry Carlton, Stanley Clarke)
2011 "Jazz Group of the Year" nominee TIZER will make their anticipated return appearance on Tues, Feb 23 @ Bogies Bar @ Westlake Village Inn! This acclaimed world, jazz, fusion powerhouse group features an all-star lineup of musicians. Led by pianist, keyboardist, composer and former "Best New Jazz Artist" nominee, Lao Tizer (Down To The Bone, Special EFX), the group also features bass legend and 3x Grammy nominee, Ric Fierabracci (Chick Corea, Blood Sweat & Tears, Billy Cobham) and drum phenom, Gene Coye (Larry Carlton, Stanley Clarke), percussionist extraordinaire Munyungo Jackson (Stevie Wonder, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock) and multi-instrumentalist Steve Nieves (Loggins & Messina). TIZER has been proclaimed "A Torchbearer for a new generation of Contemporary Jazz" and has appeared on many premier venues throughout the world including; Levitt Pavilion Pasadena, Pasadena Jazz Fest, Playboy Jazz, Spaghettini Jazz Club, Dubai Jazz Fest, Martinique Jazz Fest, Jarasum International Jazz Fest - S Korea and Newport Beach Jazz Fest to name a few. Tizer Quartet will bring their unique blend of original, high-energy jazz to this wonderfully intimate venue for a memorable evening of live jazz not to be missed!