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Club D'elf - W/ Special Guests Duke Levine (guitar) & Alain Mallet (keys) at The Lizard Lounge


The Lizard Lounge
1667 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA


Fri, December 8, 2017
9:00 pm

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Friday 12/8 Moroccan dosed Psychedelic Dub Jazz Collective
w/ special guests DUKE LEVINE (guitar) & ALAIN MALLET (keys)
$12 advance / $15 at the door
9:00 doors / 10:00 show

Mike Rivard's improvisational groove collective returns to the warm embrace of the Lizard Lounge with their usual stellar cast of musicians. Tonight's band feature's DUKE LEVINE (guitar) & ALAIN MALLET (keys)

What is this thing called Club dElf? Club dElf is an ever-shifting group of musicians fiercely dedicated to the groove, revolving around the foundation of bassist/leader Mike Rivard. Consisting of some of the most sought-after players from the jazz, DJ, rock & world music scenes of Boston & NYC, each show features a different line-up, with Rivard and drummer Dean Johnston at the core. Guitars, turntables, Fender Rhodes, laptops, horns, tablas and all manner of exotic instruments flow in and out of the mix, along with guests such as John Medeski & Billy Martin (Medeski Martin & Wood), DJ Logic, Marc Ribot, Skerik, Steven Bernstein, Ryan Montbleau and Marco Benevento, creating a unique experience for every performance. Informed as much by sci-fi writer Philip K. Dicks ideas of shifting reality and parallel universes as by Miles Davis & Fela Kuti, the band draws inspiration from many sources, including neo-psychedelic avatar Terence McKenna and avant garde comedy troupe The Firesign Theater....

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Brown Paper Tickets uploaded this event on November 22, 2017