Burnt Sugar News

National Sawdust … Rider & a “caramelized” Ticket Link for the Late Show (9pm)

Nation­al Saw­dust (NS), an unpar­al­leled, artist-led, non-prof­it venue, is found­ed with an expan­sive vision: to pro­vide com­posers & musi­cians across gen­res a home in which they can flour­ish, a set­ting where they are giv­en unprece­dent­ed sup­port and resources essen­tial to cre­ate, and then share, their work; shar­ing the build­ing with NS … the brain­child of […]

National Sawdust ... Rider ... and a BSA "caramelized" Ticket Link

National Sawdust … Rider … and a BSA “caramelized” Ticket Link

Nation­al Saw­dust (NS), an unpar­al­leled, artist-led, non-prof­it venue, is found­ed with an expan­sive vision: to pro­vide com­posers & musi­cians across gen­res a home in which they can flour­ish, a set­ting where they are giv­en unprece­dent­ed sup­port and resources essen­tial to cre­ate, and then share, their work; shar­ing the build­ing with NS … the brain­child of […]

More about Nietzsche’s & DJ Milk

Well it’s On like “Bang A Gong”!  BSA & DJ Milk are return­ing to Nietzsche’s for Round Two!  The first time under the Hall­walls Con­tem­po­rary Art Center’s ban­ner, with the bless­ings of Ed Car­doni, Steve Baczkows­ki and LeRoi John­son, Rick James’ broth­er and back-in-the-day man­ag­er, BSA brought RJ & The Stone City Band’s swag­gado­cious music […]

More about Stefanie Batten Bland

Ste­fanie Bat­ten-Bland is the Artis­tic Direc­tor of Com­pa­ny SBB.  Com­pa­ny SBB cre­ates per­for­mances root­ed in com­mu­ni­ty. Past awards and hon­ors include the 2016 Jerome Rob­bins Award, 2015 Kevin Spacey Foun­da­tion Artists Choice Award, 2014/15 Alvin Ailey Foun­da­tion New Direc­tions Chore­og­ra­phy Lab Fel­low, 2014 Jof­frey Bal­let Chore­o­g­ra­ph­er of Col­or.

More about PATIENT(CE) & Jack Shainman Gallery’s The School in Kinderhook

Ste­fanie Bat­ten Bland’s Com­pa­ny SBB & BSA present PATIENT(CE), an inter­dis­ci­pli­nary work inspired by father daugh­ter con­ver­sa­tions between Com­pa­ny SBB founder and con­tro­ver­sial com­pos­er and film mak­er Ed Bland. This cre­ation exam­ines the struc­ture of jazz with its for­mal empha­sis on the eter­nal present. Through a col­lab­o­ra­tion with futur­is­tic jazz ensem­ble Burnt Sug­ar the Arkestra […]

More about The A.G.O. & The Skyline Concert Series

The Art Gallery of Ontario is locat­ed on Dun­das Street in the heart of the city of Toron­to. Walk­ing dis­tance from Yonge-Dun­­das Square, the Toron­to Eaton Cen­tre and Chi­na­town, the AGO is easy to plan into your itin­er­ary. As the cul­tur­al cen­tre of Cana­da, the city of Toron­to is one of the most diverse and […]

More about the Hoboken Arts & Music Festival

Pre­sent­ed by May­or Dawn Zim­mer, Geri Fal­lo & the City of Hobo­ken this will be the 24th edi­tion of the Hobo­ken Arts & Music Fes­ti­val. There will be two stages of live music with Over­lake, The Karyn Kuhl Band fea­tur­ing Syd Straw, The Demo­li­tion String Band, Glenn Morrow’s Cry for Help, Mike Daly & The […]

More about Stefanie Batten Bland, SBB Dance Co. & “Patient(ce)”

Provoca­tive, prodi­gal dar­ling of the dance world, Ste­fanie Bat­ten Bland began her career in New York City, crossed the Atlantic and took roots in Europe for more than a decade, and then returned to Man­hat­tan to lead her troupe, SBB Com­pa­ny, to dizzy­ing heights of inven­tive­ness. Since found­ing the ensem­ble in 2008 in France, the […]

We Insist ! Freedom Now — M’Boom, M’Boom, M’Boom — All The Muses of the Drummer ~ Punta Giara Cultural Association Press Release

“On the bor­ders between Sar­dinia and Jazz” Fes­ti­val per­forms the XXXII edi­tion it’s a yet anoth­er expres­sion of love, towards the con­tem­po­rary lan­guage of music and, in par­tic­u­lar, of jazz. The Fes­ti­val will have the intact strength and the atti­tude that has always char­ac­ter­ized this event : “the curios­i­ty”. It starts from the past, that […]

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse March 23, 2017

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse March 23rd @ C’Mon Everybody BK

This being the tres Thurs­day in a row … you know the dealio … 6pm Doors with Hap­py Hour rag­ing till 8pm 7–7:20 DJ Spirit­hood 7:20–7:50 — Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 8–8:50 — Avram Fefer’s Rivers On Mars fea­tur­ing Greg Tate 9–9:50 — D Max’s Ter­res­tri­al Reset 10–11 — Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 11–11:30 — #Moist Paula […]

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse March 16, 2017

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse March 16th @ C’Mon Everybody BK

6:30 PM Doors with Hap­py Hour going till 8pm 7–7:20 DJ Spirit­hood 7:20–7:50 Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 8–8:50 —  JS Williams’ Altered Pro­gres­sion 9–9:50 — Bri­an Tate’s Shrine for the Black Madon­na 10–11 — Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 11- Mid­night — DJ Spirit­hood Any trou­ble stay­ing toasty … head to the BSA “Smoke­house and we’ll roast ye!

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse March 9, 2017

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse March 9th @ C’Mon Everybody BK Performance Times

Doors @ 6:30pm ( Hap­py Hour goes till 8pm!!! ) 7–7:20 DJ Spirit­hood 7:20–7:50 — Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 8–8:50 — Dig­i­tal Dias­po­ra fea­tur­ing Mikel Banks 9–9:50 — Luq­man Brown’s Dope Sagit­tar­ius 10–11 — Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 11–11:30 — #Moist Paula & #J.Speck’s #The GPS 11:30- Mid­night — DJ Spirit­hood Hav­ing trou­ble stay­ing warm … head […]

More about Gavin Brown Enterprise & “Tomorrow Will Still Be Ours” A Festival of Visionary Arts, Ideas & Activism

A bit about Gavin Brown Enter­prise:  The gallery was estab­lished by Gavin Brown in 1994 on Broome Street, in the west Soho neigh­bor­hood of New York City.  The inau­gur­al Broome street exhi­bi­tion was by the British artist Steven Pip­pin. Pip­pin trans­formed the gallery space into a cam­era obscu­ra, and in doing so quick­ly estab­lished the […]

Burnt Sugar Smokehouse March 16th @ C’Mon Everybody BK

Burnt Sug­ar Smoke­house March 16th @ C’Mon Every­body BK 7pm-7:20 DJ Spirit­hood 7:20pm-7:50 Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 8pm-8:50 —  JS Williams’ Altered Pro­gres­sion 9pm-9:50 — Bri­an Tate’s Shrine for the Black Madon­na 10pm-11 — Burnt Sug­ar Arkestra 11pm- Mid­night — DJ Spirit­hood It’s icy and you don’t want to slip, come to the BSA Smoke­house for […]