Upcoming Shows

 

 

December 19, 2017 New York, NY @ John Zorn's Stone Fest at the New School

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat)

w/ Vicky Chow Solo, John Zorn/Milford/Graves/Bill Laswell Trio, Peter Evans Solo

 

January 19-21, 2018 New York, NY @ LaGuardia High School 

LaGuardia Dance Department Senior Dance Showcase

 

January 29, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Bushwick Public House

Dave Treut's Gully (Chris Kyle, Jonathan Goldberger, Nyk Joz, Henry Fraser,
Max Jaffe, Sam Ospovat, Dave Treut)

 

February 3, 2018 Philadelphia, PA @ The Mothership 9PM

Timosaurus (Andrew Conklin, Matt Nelson, Sam Ospovat)

 

February 23, 2018 Brooklyn, NY @ Union Pool 9PM

Michael Rocketship (Michael Coleman, Andrew Conklin, Kurt Kotheimer, Sam Ospovat)

 

March 4, 2018 Brooklyn, NY @ Wythe Hotel 4PM

Paris Review Podcast Live Broadcast

 

April 6, 2018 Brookyln, NY @ The Nest 9PM

Michael Rocketship (Michael Coleman, Andrew Conklin, Kurt Kotheimer, Sam Ospovat)

 

April 10, 2018 Brookyln, NY @ Korzo 10:30PM

Sam Ospovat Trio (Kim Cass, Matt Mitchell, Sam Ospovat)

 

April 15, 2018 Brooklyn, NY @ HOLO

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat)

 

                  UNNATURAL WAYS EAST COAST TOUR JUNE 23-29

 

June 23, 2018 Miami, FL @ Miami Psych Fest

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat)

 

June 24, 2018 Gainesville, FL @ TBA???

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat)

 

June 25, 2018 Pawtucket, RI @ Machines with Magnets

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat)

 

June 28, 2018 Brooklyn, NY @ TBA

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat)

 

June 29, 2018 Philadelphia, PA @ TBA

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat)

 

 

 

September 26, 2018 New York, NY @ Greenwich House

Angelica Sanchez Nonet (Kirk Knuffke, Thomas Heberer, Michael Attias, Chris Speed, Ben Goldberg, Omar Tamez, Angelica Sanchez, John Hébert, Sam Ospovat)

 

September 27, 2018 Amherst, MA @ Bezanson Recital Hall

Angelica Sanchez Nonet

 

September 28, 2018 New Haven, CT @ Firehouse 12

Angelica Sanchez Nonet

 

 

UNNATURAL WAYS EUROPE TOUR OCT 2018

 

 

 

Past Shows

 

 

April 9, 2017 BROOKLYN, NY @ Ibeam 8:30pm

Matt Nelson, Matt Mitchell, Kim Cass, Sam Ospovat  

 

April 23, 2017 BROOKLYN, NY @ Legion Bar 8pm

Sam Ospovat Solo Drums/Electronics

 

April 26 2017 NYC, NY @ The Stone (E @nd St. & Ave. C)

Brandon Seabrook's Die Trommel Fatale w/ Chuck Bettis, Marika Hughes, Eivind Opsvik, Henry Fraser, Dave Treut, Sam Ospovat

 

May 1, 2017 BROOKLYN, NY @ Shapeshifter Lab 7pm

CRIMINALS (Jaimie Branch, Matt Nelson, Brandon Lopez, Sam Ospovat)

 

May 7, 2017 BROOKLYN, NY @ Cobra Club 9pm

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat)

 

May 30, 2017 BROOKLYN, NY @ Korzo 9pm

Sam Ospovat, Kim Cass, Matt Mitchell

 

May 31, 2017 NYC, NY @ Nu Blue

Aaron Novik's Dante Counterstamp w/ Ava Mendoza, Michael Coleman, Trevor Dunn, Ches Smith, Kristin Slipp, Amirtha Kidambi, Shayna Dunkelman, Sam Ospovat

 

June 2, 2017 New Haven, CT @ Firehouse 12 8pm

Brandon Seabrook's Die Trommel Fatale w/ Chuck Bettis, Marika Hughes, Eivind Opsvik, Henry Fraser, Dave Treut, Sam Ospovat

 

June 8, 2017 NYC, NY @ Joe's Pub 9:30pm

Brandon Seabrook's Die Trommel Fatale w/ Chuck Bettis, Marika Hughes, Eivind Opsvik, Henry Fraser, Dave Treut, Sam Ospovat

 

JUNE 25, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Kensington Improvisors Collective

Sam Ospovat Solo -- Drums/Electronics

 

 

ENABLERS SUMMER EUROPE TOUR 2017

 

July 12  Rennes, FR @ Bar H'ic

July 13  Rouen, FR @ Les Terraces du Jeudi Festival

July 14  Lille, FR @ Le caf&diskaire

July 15  Vosges, FR @ Rupture Mountain Fest

July 16  Blois, FR @ Mathieu's House

July 17  Nantes, FR @ Le Chien Stupide

July 18  Tulossa, ES @ Bonberenea

July 19  Pontevedra, ES @ Liceo Mutante

July 20  Barcelos, PT @ Milhões de Festa

July 21  A Coruña, ES @ Nave 1839

July 22  Madrid, ES @ La Faena II 

July 23  Zaragoza, ES @ Arrebato

July 24  Benicarló, ES @ PITG

July 25  Barcelona, ES @ El Pumarejo

July 26  Marseille, FR @ Data

July 27  Lyon, FR @ Le Transbordeur

July 28  Grenoble, FR @ La Casse

July 29  Vaunières, FR @ L'Abeille Beugle Festival

 

 

September 7, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Silent Barn 8PM

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat) 

w/ Reina Terror, The Full Salon and Judith Berkson

 

September 9, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Halyards

Molecular (Pete Simonelli, Lynn Wright, Algis Kizys, Sam Ospovat)

 

September 21, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Union Pool 9PM

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat) 

 

 

UNNATURAL WAYS FALL EUROPE TOUR 2017

 

September 27 Oslo, NO @ Victoria Nasjonal Jazzscene

September 28 Gent, BE @ Handelsbeurs

September 29 Bergen, NO @ Bergen Jazzforum

October 2 Cologne, DE @ Stadtgarten

October 3 Hanover, DE @ Stumpf

October 4 Würzburg, DE @ Freakshow

October 5 Gothenburg, SE @ Nefertiti

October 6 Trondheim, NO @ TBA

October 7 Bremen, DE @ Friese

October 8 Hamburg, DE @ der Stubnitz

 

 

October 15, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Three's Brewing 8PM

Michael Coleman's Enjoyer w/ Hamir Atwal

 

October 17, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Muchmore's 9PM

Aaron Novik Quartet (w/ Ava Mendoza, Kurt Kotheimer, Sam Ospovat)

 

October 28, 2017 Queens, NY @ HOLO 9PM

Brandon Seabrook's Die Trommel Fatale w/ Chuck Bettis, Marika Hughes, Eivind Opsvik, Henry Fraser, Dave Treut, Sam Ospovat

 

November 3, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Park Church 9PM

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat) 

 

November 18, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Alphaville 9PM

Michael Rocketship (Michael Coleman, Andrew Conklin, Kurt Kotheimer, Sam Ospovat) w/ Andrew Conklin Solo

 

November 19, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Noise Workshop (old Secret Project Robot)

Timosaurus (Andrew Conklin, Matt Nelson, Sam Ospovat) w/ Judith Berkson Solo

 

December 4, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Three's Brewing 9PM

Unnatural Ways (Ava Mendoza, Tim Dahl, Sam Ospovat) w/ Judith Berkson Solo and VS Apocryphal

 

December 10, 2017 Brooklyn, NY @ Noise Workshop 9PM

Molecular (Pete Simonelli, Algis Kizys, Lynn Wright, Sam Ospovat, Nikki D'Agostino) 

 

2016

 

Young Nudist Mini Tour

(supporting NAYTRONIX)

 

3/9/16 @ BAR, New Haven, CT

3/10/16 @ Cake Shop, NYC (with Windhorse)

3/11/16 @ Half Moon, Hudson, NY

3/12/16 @ Aurora, Providence, RI

3/13/16 @ The Monkey House, Winooski, VT

 

 

3/15/2016 Devin Hoff, Matt Nelson, Sam Ospovat Trio @ Trans Pecos, Ridgewood, Queens, 10pm

 

3/20/16 Angelica Sanchez Nonet @ The Stone, Thomas Heberer-trpt, Kirk Knuffke-trpt, Chris Speed-tenor, Michäel Attias-alto, Ben Goldberg-clarinet, Omar Tamez-gtr, John Hébert-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums, Angelica Sanchez-piano, NYC, 8pm & 10pm

 

3/21/16 65Fen Three Solos and a Trio: 

Sam Ospovat solo for vibraphone, bass drum, cymbal, bells, rattle, egg timer etc. 

Kim Cass solo bass

Matt Mitchell solo Prophet 6 keyboard

Matt Mitchell, Kim Cass, Sam Ospovat Improv Trio

 

      Unnatural Ways Spring Europe Tour

                         2016

 

3/30 in Lille, FR @ CCL 

3/31 in Utrecht, NE @ RASA

4/1 in Amsterdam, NE @ Bimhuis

4/2 in Hanover, DE @ Oberdeck

4/3 in Wurzburg, DE @ Freakshow

4/5 in Ljubljana, SI @ Cankarjev Dom

4/6 in Maribor, SI @ Gustaf Hall, Pekarna 

4/7 in Budapest, HU @ A38

 

 

4/17/16 Aaron Novik Quartet @ Muchmores with Matt Nelson-tenor, Aaron Novik-bass clarinet, Trevor Dunn-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 9pm 

+

Unnatural Ways @ Muchmores, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 10pm

 

 

5/21/16 Young Nudist @ Come On EverybodyBrookyln, NY 9pm

 

 

5/31/16 Brandon Seabrook's Die Trommel Fatale with Dave Treut-drums, Sam Ospovat-drums, Eivind Opsvik-bass, Marika Hughes-cello, Chuck Bettis-vocals, Brandon Seabrook-guitar @ Barbes, Brooklyn, NY 9pm

 

6/13/16 Crooks (Jaimie Branch-trumpet, Brandon Lopez-bass, John Welch-guitar, Sam Ospovat-drums) @ 65Fen, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

6/22/16 Kim Cass/Matt Mitchell/Sam Ospovat Trio @ Manhattan Inn, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

6/23/16 Brandon Seabrook's Die Trommel Fatale with Dave Treut-drums, Sam Ospovat-drums, Eivind Opsvik-bass, Marika Hughes-cello, Chuck Bettis-vocals, Brandon Seabrook-guitar @ Greenwich House Music School, NYC 8pm

 

6/27/16 Nick Lyons/Matt Nelson/Kurt Kotheimer/Sam Ospovat Quartet @ 65Fen, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

7/12/16 Matt Nelson/Devin Hoff/Sam Ospovat Trio @ Korzo, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

Second set is Horse Phalanx Trio w/ Matt Mitchell/Kim Cass/Kate Gentile 10:30PM

 

7/29/16 Ava Mendoza's Unnatural Ways @ the Chicken Hut, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

7/31/16 Alan Bjorkland Trio (Alan Bjorkland/Kim Cass/Sam Ospovat) @ The Downtown Music Gallery, New York, NY 6PM

 

8/11/16 Ava Mendoza's Unnatural Ways @ Jazz em Agosto, Lisbon, Portugal

 

8/22/16 Alan Bjorkland Trio (Alan Bjorkland/Kim Cass/Sam Ospovat) @ Bar Lunatico, Brooklyn, NY 8PM

 

9/15/16 Ava Mendoza's Unnatural Ways @ Trans Pecos, Ridgewood Queens, NY 9PM

 

9/16/16 Angelica Sanchez Nonet w/ Thomas Heberer-trpt, Kirk Knuffke-trpt, Chris Speed-tenor, Michäel Attias-alto, Ben Goldberg-clarinet, Omar Tamez-gtr, John Hébert-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums, Angelica Sanchez-piano @ The Greenwich House Music School, New York, NY

 

 

2015

 

8/16/15 w/ Phase Reader - Jake Henry, Sam Weinberg, Andrew Smiley, Sam Ospovat - @ WhyNot Jazz Room, West Village, NYC, Two Sets: 7 and 8PM

 

8/17/15 Matt Nelson, Devin Hoff, Sam Ospovat Trio @ Manhattan Inn, Brooklyn, NY, 10PM

 

8/23/15 Secret Ethan - Jonah Resenberg-piano, Sam Weinberg-tenor, Sam Ospovat-drums - House Concert, Brookyln, NY, 5:30PM

 

8/30/15 Ava Mendoza/Unnatural Ways @ Paper Box, Brooklyn, NY 10PM

 

9/2/15 Secret Ethan @ RYE, Brookyln, NY, 10PM

 

9/4/15 Ava Mendoza/Unnatural Ways @ Trans Pecos, Brooklyn, NY 10PM

 

9/13/15 Crooks (Jaimie Branch-trumpet, Brandon Lopez-bass, John Welch-guitar, Sam Ospovat-drums) @ Jack, Brooklyn, NY 10PM

 

9/20/15 Ava Mendoza/Unnatural Ways @ Silent Barn, Brooklyn, NY 10PM

 

10/2/15 Young Nudist @ venue tba, Brookyln, NY

 

10/7/15 Quartet: Michael Attias, Anna Webber, Simon Jermyn, Sam Ospovat @ RYE, Brookyln, NY 10PM

 

 

              Scott Barkan Mini Tour

10/8/15 w/ Scott Barkan (Scott Barkan-guitar, Kurt Kotheimer-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums) @ Freddy's, Brooklyn, NY, 8PM

 

10/9/15 w/ Scott Barkan @ Snug Harbor, New Paltz, NY, 8PM

 

10/10/15 w/ Scott Barkan @ Walloomsac Taproom, Hoosic Falls, NY

 

10/11/15 w/ Scott Barkan @ Wataba Lake Fest, Ridgefield, CT2PM (?)

 

 

 

 

 

10/14/15 Ava Mendoza/Unnatural Ways @ Trans Pecos, Brooklyn, NY 10PM

 

10/29/15 Ava Mendoza/Unnatural Ways, Northhampton, MA 

 

 

Enablers Fall Europe Tour

November 2015

3 t……...Brussels@Magasin4

4 w…….Gerardmer@Le Grattoir

5 th……Basel @ OFF Bar

6 f……..Chalon sur Saone @ La Peniche  

7 s..…...Lyon@Periscope

8 su……Grenoble @ Le 102

9 m…….Grenoble Reafforests video taping

10 t..…..Clermont Ferrand@Raymond Bar

11 w…...off

12 th…...Rodez@MJC.onet la chateau

13 f……..Pau@La Ferronnerie

14 s……Getaria@anniversary festival 

15 su……Zaragoza@Arrebato

16 m……Bilbao@Sattellite T

17 t….….Nantes@Stereolux

18 w…….Le Mans/Allonnes@Salle Jean Carmet

19 th….…Rennes@Le Jardin Moderne

20 f………Brest@Festival Invisible

21 s….…..Le Havre@Sonic

22 su…….Rouen@La Reve de L'escalier

23 m……Paris@espaceB

24 t………Lille@Malterie

 

 

 

 

Molecular UK Tour

12/1/15:  The Hairy Dog - Derby - 

12/2/15:  John Lennon Art school - Liverpool - 

12/3/15:  The Bank House - Bishops castle / 

-Shropshire - 

12/4/15:  Surrey Vaults - Bristol - 

12/5/15:   The Goods Shed / Stroud Valley Artspace - Stroud  - supporting Get the Blessing 

12/6/15: New River Studios - London 

12/11/15 Picasso Machinery, Williamsburg, Brookyln, NY 9pm

 

 

 

12/13/15 Unnatural Ways @ Silent Barn, Brooklyn, NY 9pm

 

12/16/15 Aaron Novik Quartet (w/ Trevor Dunn-bass, Brandon Seabrook-guitar, Sam Ospovat-drums) @ The Delancy, NYC 9pm

 

1/8/16 Enablers @ The Makeout Room, San Francisco, CA 9pm

 

1/20/16 Unnatural Ways @ Silent Barn, Brooklyn, NY, 9pm 

 

1/23/16 Brandon Seabrook's Die Trommel Fatale with Dave Treut-drums, Sam Ospovat-drums, Eivind Opsvik-bass, Marika Hughes-cello, Chuck Bettis-vocals, Brandon Seabrook-guitar @ Barbes, Brooklyn, NY 9pm (rescheduled to 1/26 due to snow)

 

1/30/16 Unnatural Ways @ the Vets' Hall, Florence, MA, 9pm

 

2/2/16 Rick Parker Group with Michael Attias-alto, Simon Jermyn-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums, Rich Parker-trombone and electronics @ Muchmores, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 10pm.

 

 

1/8/15 Enablers @ SF Eagle, San Francisco, CA, 9PM

 

1/9/10 Enablers @ Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA, 9PM

 

1/19/15 Josh Sinton's Musicianer (JS, Kim Cass, SO) @ Cisco Bradley's living room, Brooklyn, NY 8PM

 

1/25/15 Out of Your Head @ Threes Brewing, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

1/29/15 Dominique Leone (DL, Ava Mendoza, Aaron Novik, SO) @ Manhattan Inn, Brooklyn, NY 10PM

 

2/4/15 Curriculum Quartet (Will McEvoy, Danny Gouker, Sam Weinberg, SO) @ Rye, Williamsberg, Brooklyn, 9PM

 

2/18/15 Curriculum Quartet (Will McEvoy, Danny Gouker, Sam Weinberg, SO) @ Rye, Williamsberg, Brooklyn, 9PM

 

2/25/15 Enablers @ Mercury Lounge w/ Kayo Dot, Insect Arc and Center Divider, New York, NY, 9:30PM

 

2/28/15 Danny Gouker's Dog and Pony Show (DG, Joe Moffet, Darius C. Jones, Nick Grinder, Dustin Carlson, SO) @ Ibeam, Brooklyn, NY, 8PM

 

 

             Enablers Spring European Tour

                             2015

 

3/2 Brussels @ Chaff

3/3 Liège @ La Zone

3/4 Paris @ Le Petit Bain

3/5 Lyon @ Periscope

3/6 Montpellier @ Black Sheep

3/7 Toulouse @ Les Pavillions Sauvages

3/8 Bilbao @ Satellite T

 

3/10 Oviedo @ Lata de Zinc

3/11 Vila-real @ Club de Vila Real

3/12 Lisbon @ Musicbox

3/13 Don Benito @ The New Rio Pincon Sound

3/14 Madrid @ La Faena

3/15 Zaragoza @ Centro Cultural Las Armas

 

3/17 Barcelona @ Lupita Del Raval

3/18 Marseilles @ L'Embobineuse

3/19 Genova @ Teatro della Maddalena

3/20 Milan @ Circolo Agora

3/21 Bologna @ Freakout

3/22 Linz @ Stadwerkstadt

 

3/24 Prague @ 007

3/25 Krakow @ Klub Re

3/26 Warsaw @ Dwa Osiem

3/27 Leipzig @ Ut Connewitz

3/28 Berlin @ Shockoladen

3/29 Hamburg @ Hafenklang

 

3/31 Brighton @ The Joker

4/1 Bristol @ The Cube

4/2 Manchester @ Gullivers

4/3 Nottingham @ The Maze

4/4 London @ Electrowerkz

4/5 Kent @ Ramsgate Music Hall

 

4/18/15 Beep! @ Johnny Brenda's w/ Spaceship Aloha, and Buffalo Stance, Philadelphia, PA

 

4/19/15 Beep! @ Trans-Pecos w/ Black Host, Kim Cass, and Matt Nelson, Brookyln, NY

 

5/6/15 Young Nudist details TBA

 

5/10/15 Lorin Benedict, Kim Cass, Sam Ospovat Trio @ Ibeam, Brooklyn, NY, 8PM

 

5/20/15 w/ Nico Letman-Bertinovic, Anna Webber @ Bar Chord, Brookyln, NY 8PM

 

5/21/15 Michael Coleman's Enjoyer @ Manhattan Inn, Brooklyn, NY 10:30PM

 

5/23/15 Trio w/ Brandon Lopez and Jon Lipscomb @ 28 Locust St., Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

5/24/15 w/ Dominique Leone, Brooklyn, NY

 

5/25/15 w/ Shirts and Skins (Will McEvoy, Patrick Breiner, Kenny Warren) @ 65fen, Brooklyn, NY 10PM

 

5/29/15 Sam Ospovat Solo Set--Vibes and Percussion @ Picasso Machinery, Brooklyn, NY 8PM

 

5/31/15 Out Of Your Head Brooklyn @ Threes Brewing, Brooklyn, NY 8:45PM

 

6/7/15 w/ Danny Gouker Quartet @ Cafe Vivaldi, West Village, NYC, 6PM

 

6/11/15 w/ John Ingle and Alex Olbert @ The Old Stone House, Brooklyn, NY 8PM

 

6/28/15 w/ Young Nudist, Hudson, NY 12pm

 

7/15/15 Kim Cass/Sam Ospovat Quartet w/ Travis Reuter and Alan Bjorklund @ RYE, Williamsburg, Brooklyn 10PM

 

7/19/15 Young Nudist @ Elvis' Guest House, NYC 9PM

 

8/2/15 Crooks (Jaimie Branch-trumpet, Brandon Lopez-bass, John Welch-guitar, Sam Ospovat-drums) @ 28 Locus St., Brooklyn, NY, 9PM

 

 

2014

 

8/6/14 w/ Beep @ Duende, Oakland, CA

 

8/7/14 w/ Beep @ The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

 

9/23/14 Sam Ospovat Trio w/ Nate Wooley, Angelica Sanchez @ Korzo, Brooklyn, NY, 10:30PM

 

10/4/14 Dominique Leone @ St. Vitus, David Lynch Foundation Benefit, Brooklyn, NY

 

11/1/14 w/ Johnny Butler @ Pianos, New York, NY, 9PM

 

11/1/14 w/ Johnny Butler @ Bowery Electric, New York, NY, 10PM

 

11/3/14 Sam Ospovat @ Pete's Candy Store w/ Andrew Conklin-guitar, Kurt Kotheimer-bass, Brooklyn, NY 10:30PM

 

11/17/14 Sam Ospovat Solo (vibes and metal) @ Panoply, Brooklyn, NY 8PM

 

11/30/14 w/ Lisa Mezzacappa's Bait and Switch East w/ Matt Nelson-tenor, John Finkbiner-guitar, Lisa Mezzacappa-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums @ IBeam, Brooklyn, NY 8PM

 

12/4/14 Beep! w/ Cibo Matto, Tuneyards @ Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY, 8:30PM

 

12/5/14 Beep! w/ Cibo Matto, Tuneyards @ Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY, 8:30PM

 

12/6/14 Beep! w/ Cibo Matto, Tuneyards @ Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY, 8:30PM

 

12/7/14 Beep! w/ Cibo Matto, Tuneyards @ Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY, 8:30PM

 

6/4/14 Will McEvoy's Standards Band (Ornette tunes) w/ Ryan Snow-trombone, Danny Gouker-trumpet, Will McEvoy-Bass @ Silent Barn, Brooklyn, NY 9PM.

 

 

6/10/14 Sam Ospovat Quartet w/ Bill McHenry-tenor, Matt Nelson-tenor, Kim Cass-bass @ Korzo, Brooklyn, NY, 10:30PM.

 

6/19/14 Will McEvoy's Standards Band (Ornette tunes) w/ Josh Sinton-baritone, Ryan Snow-trombone, Danny Gouker-trumpet, Will McEvoy-Bass @ Douglass Street Music Collective, Brooklyn, NY, 8PM.

 

6/21/14 Luke Schwartz Trio  @ Botanica (Red Hook), Brooklyn, NY, 7PM.

 

6/22/14 PIKI (solo set) (House concert) Brooklyn, NY.

 

6/27/14 w/ Johnny Butler @ Pianos, New York, NY, 9PM

 

7/11/14 w/ Johnny Butler @ Rockwood Music Hall, New York, NY, 12AM

 

7/12/14 w/ Johnny Butler @ Bowery Electric, New York, NY, 10PM

 

7/18/14 w/ Timosaurus @ Panopoly, Brooklyn, NY, 10PM

 

7/19/14 w/ Luke Schwartz Trio @ Botanica, Brooklyn, NY, 7PM.

 

7/21/14 w/ Young Nudist @ The Delancy, New York, NY 10PM

 

7/23/14 w/ Timosaurus @ Silent Barn, Brooklyn, NY, 10PM

 

7/24/14 w/ Johnny Butler @ Shrine, New York, NY, 9PM

 

8/2/14 w/ Luke Schwartz Trio @ Botanica, Brooklyn, NY, 7PM.

 

2/12/14 PIKI @ CAKESHOP w/ Matt Nelson-sax,Andrew Conklin-guitar, Kurt Kotheimer-bass, New York, NY 10PM

 

3/14/14 w/ Trivial Shields @ Rockwood Music Hall, New York,NY 9PM

 

3/28/14 PIKI Solo Set @ PICASSO MACHINERY, Williamsburg, Brooklyn 8PM

 

4/3/14 w/ Johnny Butler @ Pete's Candy Store, Brooklyn, NY 11PM

 

4/25/14 Passwords (Lorin Benedict/Sam Ospovat duo) @ Douglass Street Music Collective, Brooklyn, NY 8PM

 

4/30/14 Sam Ospovat Trio w/ Kim Cass-bass, Jeffrey Burr-guitar @ Jupiter, Berkeley, CA 8PM 

 

5/3/14 Enablers @ Totally Intense Fractal Mindgaze Hut, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

5/4/14 w/ Michael Coleman Group w/ Ross Peacock-synths and processing, Rent Romus-saxes, Matt Ignalis-bass clarinet Michael Coleman-piano @ Duende, Oakland, CA 9PM 

 

2013

 

ENABLERS EUROPE 2013

 

OCTOBER

31 thursday, Nijmegen @ Extrapool gallery

NOVEMBER

1 friday, Utrecht @ Db's with Jucifer

2 saturday, Brussles, @ Le Magasin birthday bash for cheap satanism

3 sunday, Brighton @ The Green Door Store 

4 monday, Bristol @ The Cube 

5 tuesday, Birmingham @  Rainbow

6 wednesday, Manchester…KRAAK gallery  

7 thursday, Dublin @ The Grand Social

8 friday, Belfast…@ Voodoo

9 saturday, Glasgow @ Stereo 

10 sunday, Leeds…@ Wharf Chambers

12 tuesday, Nottingham @ The Maze

13 wednesday, London….@ Dalston Victoria

14 thursday, Canterbury…@ West Track Studios

15 friday, Liege…@ La Zone 

16 saturday, Berlin @ Shockoladen 

18 monday, beers, books and checkers

19 tuesday, Prague….@ Klub 007

20 wednesday, Krakow @ Klub RE

21 thursday, Linz @ Stadtworkstatt 

22 friday, Florence @ ExFila Club

23 saturday, Bologna @ Freakout Club

24 sunday, Marseille @ TBA

27 wednesday, Montpellier @ Black Sheep

28 thursday, Lyon @ Le Periscope

29 friday, Clermont Ferrand @ Raymonds

30 saturday, Bergerac @ La Gare Mondiale

DECEMBER

2 monday, Pau @ Localypso

3 tuesday, TBA

4 wednesday, TBA

5 thursday, Rennes @ Transmusicales (La Bascule)

6 friday, Lille @ La Malterie

7 saturday, Paris @ Fleche d'Or

 

8/21/13 w/ Matt Nelson, Kevin McHugh, Ryan Snow @ The Paper Box, Brooklyn, NY 10PM

 

9/6/13 Naytonix The Uptown, Oakland, CA 9PM 

 

9/29/13 Dominique Leone @ Cake Shop, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

5/5/13  Improvised Music Session hosted by Kim Cass, Michael Coleman, Kasey Knudsen, Sam Ospovat @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:30PM 

 

5/8/13 Trio w/ Kim Cass and Jack Riordan @ Jupiter, Berkeley, CA 8pm

 

5/12/13 Cavity Fang album release @ Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA

 

5/26/13 San Francisco Carnival w/ Rara Tuo Limen, San Francisco, CA 10AM-2PM

 

6/2/13 Improvised Music Session  w/ Josh Allen Trio (Josh-tenor sax, Matt Montgomery-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums) @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:30PM

 

6/3/13 w/ Josh Allen Trio (Josh-tenor sax, Matt Montgomery-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums) @ The Layover, Oakland, CA 9:30PM

 

6/10/13 Quartet w/ Darren Johnston, Michael Coleman and Jordan Glenn @ The Layover, Oakland, CA 9:30PM

 

6/18/13 Concert/workshop w/ Bill McHenry Trio (Bill McHenry-tenor, Kim Cass-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums)  @ The Jazz School, Berkeley, CA 1:30-3PM

 

6/20/13 Bill McHenry Trio (Bill McHenry-tenor, Kim Cass-bass, Sam Ospovat-drums) @ Duende, Oakland, CA, 9:30pm, $15

 

6/22/13 Images: The Music of Sun Ra Music @ Berkeley Arts Festival w/ Karl Evangelista, Phillip Greenlief, David Boyce, Dan Clucas, Dominique Leone, Berkeley, CA 8PM

 

7/1/13 w/ Matt Nelson, Michael Coleman and Jacob Felix Heule @ Homish, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

7/6/13 w/ Josh Berman-trpt, Aram Shelton-alto sax, Mark Clifford-Vibes @ SF Center for New Music, San Francisco, CA 7:30pm

 

7/7/13 Improvised Music Session w/ Matt Nelson + band TBA @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:30PM

 

7/10/13 w/ Jon Raskin's The Long Table @ Duende, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

 

2/13/13 Curating Swarm Gallery - Featuring:

 

Kim Cass Solo

PIKI Tow Away Zone

BEEP

Ross Peacock DJ set

 

Angelica Sanchez, Phillip Greenlief, Sam Ospovat--West Coast Tour

 

2/16/13 - battery books & music series, South Pasedena, CA

2/17 - dagny's - bakersfield, CA

2/18 - luna's - sacramento, CA

2/19 - red room -corvalis, OR

2/20 - western oregon university - salem, OR

2/21 - wayward music series, seattle, WA

2/22 - the blue monk - portland OR

2/23 - house concert - arcata, CA

2/24 - berkeley arts - berkeley, CA

 

3/1/13 Naytronix @ Noise Pop, San Francisco, CA

 

3/3/13 Improvised Music Session hosted by Benedict, Cass, Gillenwater, Ospovat @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:30PM 

 

3/8/13  w/ Larry Ochs, Nate Wooley, Jason Hoopes @ Center for New Music, San Francisco, CA

 

 

4/14/13 Improvised Music Session hosted by Kim Cass, Michael Coleman, Kasey Knudsen, Sam Ospovat @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:30PM 

 

 

 

Anteater Northwest Shows

 

4/19/13 Ballard Jazz Festival, Seattle, WA

 

4/20/13 - w/ Grammies and the Wishermen @ The Bear Den , Portland, OR

 

 

 

 

2012

 

1/5/12 w/ Psycho Bop TrioBab Ilo, Paris, France, 10PM

 

 

1/7/12 Trio w/ Youen Cadiou & Bertrand Ravelard 38Riv' 38 rue de Rivoli métro Hôtel de ville, Paris, France, 8:30PM

 

 

1/22/12 w/ Kapowski @ The Rickshaw Stop for Undercover Presents' Nick Drake Tribute, San Francisco, CA, 9PM

 

 

 

2/1/12 Kapowski CD release @ The Rickshaw Stop w/ Mwahaha and Bells, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

2/4/12 Naytronix opening for Twin Sister @ Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

2/8/12 Timosaurus @ Zebulon, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

 

2/10/12 Michael Coleman's Improvised Duets @ Rob Ewing's house, Oakland, CA, 8PM

 

 

2/21/12 Oakland Active Orchestra @ The Uptown, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

 

3/2/12 Kapowski @ Deva Cafe, Modesto, CA 9PM

 

 

3/9/12 w/ Dante Counterstamp @ Viracocha, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

3/15/12 w/ Jim Ryan @ El Valenciano,

San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

3/16/12 PIKI @ Viracocha, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

3/18/12 Kapowski @ The Makeout Room, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

3/25/12 Anteater Session* @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9PM 

 

 

3/26/12 w/ Dante Counterstamp @ The Knockout, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

 

4/1/12 Beep @ The Brava Theater--Switchboard Music Festival, San Francisco, CA 6PM

 

 

4/7/12 Anteater CD release @ the Jazz School, Berkeley, CA 8PM

 

 

4/9/12 Anteater (Concert/Workshop) @ Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA 1:30PM

 

 

4/15/12 Curating the Actual Jazz Series. To feature Anteater and another group TBA @ the Actual Cafe, Oakland, CA 5PM

 

 

4/24/12 Kapowski opening for Tuneyards and St. Vincent @ The Fox Theater, Oakland, CA 7:30PM

 

 

4/26/12 Disney Variety Show (arrangements byJacob Zimmerman) @ The Subterranean Arthouse, Berkeley, CA 9PM

 

 

4/27/12 PIKI @ The Totally Intense Fractal Mindgaze Hut, Oakland, CA 9PM 

 

 

5/4/12 Karl Evangelista's Dino Piranha @ Midtown Village Cafe, Sacramento, CA 8:30PM

 

 

5/7/12 Green Mitchell Trio (Cory Wright, Lisa Mezzacappa) @ The Makeout Room, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

5/8/12 Oakland Active Orchestra w/ Marco Eneidi @ The Uptown, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

 

5/11/12 Ton Trio opening for Congs for Brums @ The Totally Intense Fractal Mindgaze Hut, Oakland, CA 7:30PM

 

 

5/16/12 Kapowski @ Cafe du Nord, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

5/17/12 Naytronix @ The Hemlock, San Francisco, CA 9PM 

 

 

5/19/12 Naytronix opening for Lee Fields and The Expressions @ The Echoplex, Los Angeles, CA 

 

 

5/24/12 These Are Our Hours (Aram Shelton, Theo Padouvas, Mark Clifford, Kim Cass, Sam Ospovat) @ El Valenciano--SF Offside Festival--San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

6/1/12 Marches @ First Presbyterian Church of Oakland, Oakland CA 8PM

 

 

6/1/12 Kapowski @ The Uptown, Oakland, CA 11PM

 

 

6/3/12 Improvised Music Session (v. 3) hosted by These Are Our Hours @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:30PM 

 

 

6/10/12 Duo w/ Lorin Benedict @ Berkeley Arts Festival, Berkeley, CA 8PM 

 

 

6/17/12 Timosaurus @ TBA, Brooklyn, NY

 

 

Dante Counterstamp East Coast Tour 

w/ Ava Mendoza Trio

 

6/18/12 @ The Galaxy Hut Washington, D.C. 

 

6/19/12 @ The Stone, NYC 10PM

 

6/20/12 The Elevens, Northampton, MA

 

6/21/12 @ Intercambio, New Haven, CT

 

6/22/12 @ The Lilypad, Boston, MA

 

6/23/12 @ The Highwire Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

6/24/12 TBA, Brooklyn, NY

 

6/26/12 Marches Timosaurus @ Cake Shop, Brooklyn, NY 9PM

 

6/29/12 w/ Aram Shelton, Josh Berman, Mark Clifford and Scott Brown @ Redd Poppy Art House, San Francisco, CA 8PM

 

7/1/12 Improvised Music Session (v. 4) hosted by These Are Our Hours @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:00PM 

 

7/19/12 Naytronix @ Birthdays, London, UK 11PM

 

7/22/12 Naytronix @ Milhoes de festa Barcellos, Portugal 4PM

 

8/14/12 These Are Our Hours w/ the Alex Pinto Trio @ The Uptown, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

8/28/12 Kapowski @ Amnesia, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

8/29/12 Two drum sets: jam session with Eric Garland @ Amnesia, San Francisco, CA 10PM

 

 

 

9/2/12 Improvised Music Session (v. 6) hosted by Kim Cass/Sam Ospovat/Lorin Benedict/Eric Vogler @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:00PM 

 

9/3/12 w/ Lorin Benedict and Kim Cass @ The Makeout Room, San Francisco, CA 8:30PM

 

9/6/12 Naytronix in Portland, OR

 

9/16/12 BEEP w/ Dante Counterstamp and Chemical Clock (Seattle) @ Viracocha, San Francisco, CA 9pm

 

9/30/12 Wiener Kids Family Band (Jordan Glenn compositions/conducting) @ Viracocha, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

10/7/12 Improvised Music Session (v. 7) hosted by These Are Our Hours (Kim Cass/Sam Ospovat/Aram Shelton/Theo Padouvas/Mark Clifford) @ Bar 355, Oakland, CA 9:30PM 

 

10/17/12 w/ Thomas Helton (Houston) and Scott Looney @ Berkeley Arts Festival, Berkeley, CA 8PM

 

Naytronix Fall US Tour with Why?

 

Oct 19, 2012 Lincoln Hall, ChicagoOct 20 Altar Pittsburgh, PA Tickets Oct 21 Music Hall of Williamsburgh, Brooklyn, NYOct 23 Newcomb Ballroom (UVA) Charlottesville, VA  Oct 24 Canal Club Richmond, VA Tickets Oct 25 40 Watt Club Athens, GA   Oct 26 Jack Rabbits Jacksonville, FL   Oct 27 The Social Orlando, FL Tickets Oct 28 Crowbar Tampa, FL TicketsOct 29 Club Down Under Tallahassee, FL  Oct 30 Alabama Music Box Mobile, AL Tickets Oct 31 Spanish Moon Baton Rouge, LA Tickets Nov 1 Walter's Houston, TX   Nov 2 Sons of Hermann Hall Dallas, TX Tickets Nov 3 ND, Austin, TX w/ Nite Jewel

Nov 4 Oklahoma City, OK

Nov 5 The Luminary Center for the Arts St Louis, MO

Naytronix Fall European Tour

Nov 11, 2012 Arkaoda, Istanbul, Turkey

Nov 17 AB, Brussels, Belgium

Nov 19 MENZA PRI KORITU, Ljubijana Slovenia Nov 20 Arena, Wein, AustriaNov 21 Palace,  St. Gallen, SwitzerlandNov 22  RÜSSELSHEIM Das Rind. Weisbaden, GermanyNov 24 Epicerie Moderne, Lyon, FranceNov 25 La Bergerie, Marseille, FranceNov 26 Rockstore, Montpellier, FranceNov 27 Connexion, Toulouse, France

Nov 28 L'International, Paris, FranceNov 29 Le Guess Who Festival, Utrecht, NetherlandsDec 1 Sonic City Fetival, Kortrijk, BelgiumDec 2 Cologne, Germany, West-end FestDec 3 Birthdays, London, U.K.Dec 5 Six d.o.g.s, Athens, Greece

 

2011

 

4/12/11 Oakland Active Orchestra @ The Uptown, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

4/17/11 Duo w/ Lorin Benedict @ The Actual Cafe, Oakland, CA 6PM

 

Angelica Sanchez Trio w/ Phillip Greenlief

4/20/11 Saddleback College, Orange County, CA

4/21/11 Steve Allen Theater, Hollywood, CA

4/22/11 Luna Cafe, Sacramento, CA

4/23/11 1510 Performance Space, Oakland, CA

4/25/11 Chapman University, Orange, CA

4/26/11 Bakersfield College, Bakersfield, CA

 

4/30/11 Kapowski @ Amnesia, San Francisco, CA

 

5/21/11 Doppler Trio @ Filmore Street Festival, San Francisco, CA 1PM

 

6/3/11 Kapowski @ Viracocha, San Francisco, CA 10PM

 

6/4/11 Jacob Zimmerman Quartet @ Music in the Gardens, Oakland, CA 4PM

 

6/11/11 Evangelista, Greenlief, Ospovat @ Mama Buzz Cafe, Oakland, CA 8PM

 

6/14/11 Aram Shelton's West Quartet--Active Music Series @ The Uptown, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

6/18/11 PIKI (Solo Show) w/ Miriam Lakes--live projections @ Big Things Summer Solstice at Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA 7:30PM

 

6/21/11 Kapowski @ The Jazz School Summer Camp, Berkeley, CA 1:30PM

 

6/21/11 William Winant Percussion Group @ Chapel of the Chimes, Oakland, CA 5PM-9PM (Lou Harrison/Steve Reich)

 

7/2/11 Kapowski @ Amnesia w/ Dominique Leone and Dinosaur Feathers (Brooklyn), San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

7/7/11 Beep @ Bottom of the Hill w/ The Moanin' Dove, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

7/8/11 Naytronix @ TBA, Oakland, CA

 

 

 

    Anteater Mini-Tour

 

7/13/11 Cafe Vancleef, Oakland, CA 9:30PM

 

7/15/11 Mama Buzz Cafe, Oakland, CA 8PM

 

7/16/11 TBA, Santa Cruz, CA

 

7/18/11 Luna Cafe, Sacramento, CA 7:30PM

 

 

 

7/21/11 Beep @ The Berkeley Arts Festival w/ The Holly Martins, Berkeley, CA 8PM

 

 

7/22/11 PIKI/Naytronix/Andrew Conklin @ Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

 

7/26/11 Oakland Active Orchestra @ The Uptown, Oakland, CA 9PM (my birthday)

 

 

8/2/11 Kapowski @ The Stork Club, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

 

8/8/11 Beep w/ Thorny Brocky @ The Knockout, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

8/21/11 Jim Ryan's Chamber Improv Quintet @ SIMMs

 

 

8/25/11 w/ Aram Shelton's Marches @ El Valenciano, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

 

9/5/11 Aaron Novik's Dante Counterstamp @ The Makeout Room, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

9/13/11 Aram Shelton's Marches @ Virachocha, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

9/16/11 PIKI The Subterranean Arthouse w/ Operation ID( Seattle) and Jean Marie, Berkeley, CA 8PM

 

 

9/18/11 The John Klopotowski Sextet for the Actual Jazz Series @ The Actual Cafe, Oakland, CA 5PM

 

 

9/23/11 Kapowski for Wiener Kids Album release @ The Subterranean Art House, Berkeley, CA 9PM

 

 

9/30/11 Kapowski @ The Starry Plough, Berkeley, CA 9PM

 

 

10/1/11 Michael Coleman's CavityFang @ The Totally Intense Fractal Mindgaze Hut, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

 

10/3/11 CavityFang @ The Makeout Room, San Francisco, CA 8:30PM

 

 

10/8/11 w/ Daniel Brevil @ Laney College, Oakland, CA 8PM

 

 

10/11/11 Oakland Active Orchestra @ The Uptown, Oakland, CA 9PM

 

 

10/13/11 Trio w/ Lisa Mezzacappa and Kasey Knudsen @ The San Jose Art Museum, San Jose, CA 6PM

 

 

10/13/11 Quartet w/ David Rempis, Devon Hoff, Aram Shelton @ El Valenciano, San Francisco, CA 10PM

 

 

10/20/11 Anteater @ 41st and Telegraph (House Concert), Oakland, CA 7:30PM

 

 

10/21/11 Marches @ The Starry Plough, Berkeley, CA 9PM

 

 

10/28/11 Aaron Novik's Dante Counterstamp @ Viracocha, San Francisco, CA 9PM

 

 

12/17/11 Trio w/ Youen Cadiou & Bertrand Ravelard @  Victoria Cross 21/23 rue Victoria à Châtelet, Paris, France 8:30PM