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THE BAD PLUS
Thursday, October 20 | 8:00 pm
PDX Jazz 2022 Fall Season
THE BAD PLUS
Reid Anderson (bass) and Dave King (drums) embarking on a new piano-less incarnation of the band with Ben Monder (guitar) and Chris Speed (tenor saxophone)
Presented by PDX Jazz
Patricia Reser Center for the Arts
Doors 7:00 pm / Show 8:00 pm
Members Discount show
All Ages, Bar w/ Valid ID
This is The Bad Plus in their most creative and expressive form.
The Bad Plus are the ultimate originals. A democratic unit with a clear vision and a refusal to conform to convention. For the past two decades they have played with spirit and adventure, made their own rules and done so with a bold sense of creativity and intent. Avoiding easy categorization, The Bad Plus has won critical acclaim and a legion of fans worldwide with their unique sound and flair for live performance.
Now in their 21st year, The Bad Plus continues to push boundaries as founding members Reid Anderson (bass) and Dave King (drums) embark on a new piano-less incarnation of the band with Ben Monder (guitar) and Chris Speed (tenor saxophone) – instigating a new wave of excitement and anticipation within the band that is re-energizing their sound and inspiration.
The Bad Plus have constantly searched to bridge genres and techniques while exploring the infinite possibilities of exceptional musicians working in perfect sync.
The Bad Plus just released their 15th studio recording and debut self-titled album as a dynamic new quartet via Edition Records.
“Evolution is necessary for life and creativity,” say Dave King and Reid Anderson. “We’ve evolved, but we’re still The Bad Plus.”