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The Cookers at Painted Bride Art Center

Where

Painted Bride Art Center
230 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA
Map
215-925-9914

When

Sat, February 16, 2013
8pm

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Musicians

Billy Harper
Billy Harper

saxophone

David Weiss
David Weiss

trumpet

Craig Handy
Craig Handy

saxophone

Cecil McBee
Cecil McBee

bass, acoustic

About

The Cookers will perform pieces from their latest release, Warriors, which summons up an aggressive mid ’60s spirit with a potent collection of expansive post-bop originals marked by all the requisite killer instincts and pyrotechnic playing expected of some of the heaviest hitters on the scene today. The Cookers also pay respect to those who inspired them, including the late, great trumpeter Freddie Hubbard; their group name comes from from Hubbard’s 1965 Blue Note album The Night of the Cookers: Live at Club La Marchal.

Painted Bride Art Center uploaded this event on January 7, 2013