EVENTS


LIVE @ RECORD RUNNER

GREAT PERFORMANCE TO A FULL-HOUSE ON FEB 7TH BY THE "JOE SULLIVAN QUARTET" (Joe Sullivan - trumpet, Mark Ferguson - trombone, Roddy Ellias - guitar and Chris Pond - bass). THE CONCERT SHOWCASED JOE'S TERRIFIC WRITING SKILLS AND FEATURED FANTASTIC ENSEMBLE PLAYING AND SOLOING BY ALL 4 MUSICIANS. A TRULY AWESOME NIGHT!!

 

COMING UP...

March 13th, 2020 @ 8:00 p.m.

Record Runner is pleased to present legendary bassist Hansford Rowe with his newest trio: HRIII

READ THE IMPRESSIVE BIOS OF THESE MUSICIANS BELOW.

Hansford Rowe - Bass

https://www.hansfordrowe.com/hriii

www.hansfordrowe.com

American bassist Hansford Rowe began his career in the clubs of New York City. With French drummer Pierre Moerlen, he reformed the jazz-rock group Gong. PM's Gong is considered one of the great fusion bands of the late 70s. Recording guests included icons like Mick Taylor, Steve Winwood and Didier Lockwood. International touring soon secured Hansford a place among the world's leading bass players and work with Mike Oldfield, Allan Holdsworth, John Martyn, Biréli Lagrène, La Monte Young, David "Fuze" Fiuczynski, Gary Husband, Jon Catler etc. Hansford, with Warwick bass guitars, developed the first Just Intonation bass. He is considered an expert in the use of alternate tuning systems. He is a founding member of the band Gongzilla. The new HRIII trio debuted live in 2019 at the Festival Quebec Jazz en Juin.

Julien Sandiford - Guitar

Julien Sandiford is a Montréal-based guitarist and composer. Over the course of his young career, he has performed with world-class jazz musicians and at several international jazz festivals, including the Hong Kong Jazz Festival and the Montréal Jazz Festival. His long long-running collaboration with Hansford Rowe led to the internationally acclaimed recording by Gong Expresso, “Decadence,” with Gong alumni Benoît Moerlen and François Causse. HRIII’s third album is now his primary focus. 

Jamie Thompson - Drums / tuned perc

Jamie Thompson is a Canadian drummer, percussionist and electronic composer from Montréal. He has achieved international recording and touring success with indie bands The Unicorns and Islands. In 2015 he won a Juno award with instrumental chamber rock ensemble Esmerine. As an electronic producer, he made high profile remixes for Artists like Beck and TuneYards and appeared in the beat invitational at LA's low-end theory. Jamie has worked with musicians Leonard Cohen, Fred Wesley, Bernie Worrell, Dorothy Moore, David Krakauer, Martha Wainright, Nels Cline, Arto Lindsay, Yves Lambert, Socalled, Matisyahu, Little Scream, Busdriver and Charlyne Yi.

 

 

Some previous "Live @ Record Runner"  Concert Reviews:

https://ottawajazzscene.ca/reviews/35-show-reviews/11621-bass-clarinet-adds-further-depth-to-david-renaud-and-brian-brownes-attuned-duo-show

http://ottawajazzscene.ca/reviews/35-show-reviews/11594-a-tuba-and-ja

http://ottawajazzscene.ca/reviews/35-show-reviews/11568-chris-maskell

 

All Live @ Record Runner concerts are held at Record Runner Rehearsal Studios in a warm and intimate setting. Seating is very limited - it is recommended to purchase your tickets early before show sells out. Refreshments will be served.

Are you a serious musician looking to showcase your talent? Give us a call or send us an e-mail to find out how you can become part of our Live @ Record Runner concert series!

 

MONTHLY JAM SESSIONS

NEXT JAM SESSION- TBD - CHECK BACK SOON!

ATTENTION MUSICIANS OF ALL GENRES AND SKILL LEVELS - NEXT RECORD RUNNER OPEN JAM WILL TAKE PLACE ON         @ RECORD RUNNER REHEARSAL STUDIOS. 

WE SUPPLY:

THE VENUE, PROFESSIONAL HOUSE BAND, KEYBOARDS, DRUMS, AMPS, MICS AND PA SYSTEM ALONG WITH A WARM WELCOME AND FRIENDLY ATTITUDE. (AND THE OCCASIONAL SPECIAL GUEST)

YOU SUPPLY:

YOUR INSTRUMENT/VOCAL CHORDS, CHARTS IF YOU HAVE THEM, A FRIENDLY ATTITUDE AND GOOD  VIBES.

ALL JAM SESSIONS ARE DESIGNED TO BE INCLUSIVE AND ENCOURAGING IN A FUN AND RESPECTFUL ENVIRONMENT. COME PLAY OR SIMPLY COME LISTEN, HANG OUT AND HAVE A GOOD TIME. EITHER WAY, YOU WILL BE ENTERTAINED. SEE YOU April 30th!

JAM IS 7-10 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Plenty of free parking!