Jared Michael Nickerson

Jared Michael Nickerson

Patient(ce) & The Periapsis Open Series

Patient(ce) is an evening-length, inter­dis­ci­pli­nary work is inspired by father daugh­ter con­ver­sa­tions between Ste­fanie Bat­ten Bland and con­tro­ver­sial com­pos­er and film mak­er Ed Bland.  This cre­ation will exam­ine the struc­ture of jazz with its for­mal empha­sis on the eter­nal present.  Through a col­lab­o­ra­tion with futur­is­tic jazz ensem­ble Burnt Sug­ar the Arkestra Cham­ber and visu­al instal­la­tion […]

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Ivan Julian’s “Heart of Fire” Organizer’s Message, GoFundMe Link & May 7th Lineup

Sug­ar Nation … a mes­sage from the orga­niz­ers of the fundrais­ing effort for Ivan Julian: “First, thank you so much for pitch­ing in with your time and energy–and mon­ey when possible–to help Ivan in his extreme need. The lat­est news regard­ing his con­di­tion is that, slight­ly over a year after his can­cer diag­no­sis, and the […]

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Ivan Julien’s “Heart of Fire” Waiting List & Donation Info

Wait­ing List for “Heart of Fire” can be found here: http://www.citywinery.com/newyork/tickets/heart-on-fire-concert-for-ivan-julian-feat-debbie-harry-richard-hell-vernon-reid-living-colour-ian-hunter-garland-jeffreys-willie-nile-the-bush-tetras-more-5–4.html Dona­tions for Ivan Julian can be made here.  https://www.gofundme.com/IvanJulianFund

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Burnt Sugar at The Thunderbird Cafe with 91.3FM WYEP The Soul Show’s Mike Canton

The Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra returns to the Thun­der­bird Cafe fresh off a Lin­coln Cen­ter com­mis­sioned Rick James trib­ute and on their way to Detroit and Cleve­land to pay musi­cal homage to Melvin Van Pee­bles’ Sweet Sweet­back sound­track and to one of the most, if not the most icon­ic rock star of our time … David […]

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Let's Bowie Chirrun: An Uptown Celebration for the Thin White Duke

Let’s Bowie Chirrun: An Uptown Celebration for the Thin White Duke

Sug­ar Nation … stop by MIST for this FREE event that will fea­ture ren­di­tions of Bowie tunes by the Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra, Jason St. Ange­lo, Omo Misha, and a spe­cial set of Bowie music by DJ DesiLu.  You’ll hear Break­ing Glass, Rock & Roll Sui­cide, Moon­age Day­dream, Rebel, Rebel, Dia­mond Dogs, Chi­na Girl, The Man […]

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A Tribute to David Bowie at the Music Box Supper Club Cleveland, OH

A Tribute to David Bowie at the Music Box Supper Club Cleveland, OH

Sug­ar Nation we want to give a “shout out” to Tom Welsh of the Cleve­land Muse­um of Art for the refer­ral and shout a “thank you” to Colleen Miller who, after wit­ness­ing an assort­ment of the videos from our Lin­coln Cen­ter song­book per­for­mances over the years, has invit­ed us back to Cleve­land to be a […]

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Sweet Sweetback's Badasssss Song / Melvin Van Peebles & the Burnt Sugar Arkestra

Sweet Sweetback’s Badasssss Song / Melvin Van Peebles & the Burnt Sugar Arkestra

Sug­ar Nation … we are com­ing back to “The Motor City” with Melvin Van Pee­bles! It’s been a minute, or should we say a few years, since M.V.P & the Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra debuted the the­atri­cal ver­sion of “Sweet Sweetback’s Badasssss Song” in Paris at the Sons d’hiver Fes­ti­val in 2010. Two sold-out, ow should […]

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Burnt Sugar SuperFreaks the Rick James Playabook at This Ain't Hollywood, Hamilton Ontario

Burnt Sugar SuperFreaks the Rick James Playabook at This Ain’t Hollywood, Hamilton Ontario

$15 Advance Tick­ets are avail­able Now Now Now at This Ain’t Hol­ly­wood, The Brain and Dr. Disc; This Ain’t Hol­ly­wood Day-of-Show Door Tick­ets will be $18 … Ya Heard !!!!

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PATIENT(CE) – a Physical Requiem/Harlem Stage Event & Seating Details

Per­for­mance Length: 60 min­utes No Inter­mis­sion Seat­ing Arrange­ment: Assigned Seat­ing — You can select your own seats; — Nor­mal Box Office Hours: Mon­day – Fri­day, 12:00pm – 6:00pm; — On per­for­mance days Box Office opens two hours pri­or per­for­mance time & clos­es an hour after per­for­mance time; — All Pur­chased tick­ets are Non­re­fund­able and No […]

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BRC 30th Anniversary Kick-Off Party & After Party Lineup

Doors at 6pm: 6:10pm:  DJ Sug­ar­Free­BK (also between the first 3 sets) 7:15pm:  Bet­ty Black 8:15pm:  Unlock­ing The Truth 9:15pm:  Liv­ing Colour’s Corey Glover & Ver­non Reid After Par­ty 10pm:       DJ CX KiDTRON­iK 10:30pm: The Veldt 11pm:       DJ CX KiDTRON­iK 11:15pm: Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 12am:       DJ CX KiDTRON­iK

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BROOKLYN BAZAAR Line-up

11am — 11:30am — DJ Per­se­ve 11:30am — 11:50am — Don­ner Social 12pm — 12:40pm  —  Escar­io­ka 12:40pm — 1:20pm — DJ Incogne­gro & DJ Spirit­hood of The Dust­bin Broth­ers 1:20pm — 2:50pm — First Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra set 2:50pm — 3:40pm — Hard Hit­tin Har­ry 3:40pm — 4:10pm — Greg Banks 4:10pm — 4:20pm […]

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Rebellum: Burnt Sugar Arkestra’s Avant Funk & Roll Unit

MOCAD’s 2015 Fall Exhibit Open­ing Cel­e­bra­tion

Burnt Sug­ar is hon­ored to per­form for The Muse­um of Con­tem­po­rary Art Detroit’s 2015 Fall Exhib­it Open­ing Cel­e­bra­tion. The “Unit­ed States of Latin Amer­i­ca” exhib­it will fea­ture more than thir­ty emerg­ing artists from Latin Amer­i­ca, many of whom will be exhibit­ing in the Unit­ed States for the first time. Find out more here:

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Burnt Sugar at The Thunderbird. Pittsburgh PA

Burnt Sugar at The Thunderbird Cafe & Lounge Pittsburgh

The Thun­der­bird Cafe & Lounge is one of the pre­mier live music venues in Pitts­burgh. Locat­ed in his­toric Lawrenceville on But­ler Street, The Thun­der­bird Cafe fea­tures top nation­al artists as well as estab­lished & up and com­ing local bands.  Their state of the art sound sys­tem, and com­fort­able atmos­phere make the Thun­der­bird Cafe a great […]

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Burnt Sugar at MOTR Cincinnati, with Napoleon Maddox

Burnt Sugar at MOTR, Over The Rhine, Cincinnati

with Spe­cial Guest:Napoleon Mad­dox ( ISWHAT?!) With an Ohio-laced rhyth­mic flow and vocal gym­nas­tics, poet Napoleon Mad­dox spans the worlds of jazz and hip hop, tak­ing in every­thing from Thelo­nious Monk via Gil Scott-Heron to Out­kast. Napoleon has trav­eled the world with his own group ISWHAT?! and col­lab­o­rat­ed with Pub­lic Enemy’s Chuck D & sax­o­phon­ist Archie Shepp. Napoleon is fea­tured on Shepp’s album Phat […]

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