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Clay Ross

Clay Ross

Alternative / Brazilian / Bluegrass Brooklyn, NY  US
Banks of the Ohio
Banks of the Ohio
Remember Calabash
Remember Calabash
What A Day
What A Day
Dream of Life
Dream of Life




  • 2013

    Jun 20

    New York, NY, US | 7:00pm

    THE DEVIL AND THE DIAMOND - CD RELEASE CONCERT and THE AFRICA SUITE ***** Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 7:30pm Target Free Thursdays David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center, Frieda and Roy Furman Stage ***** THE DEVIL AND THE DIAMOND CD RELEASE CONCERT Rolling drums and quicksilver accordion licks, earthy vibes and thoughtful reflections mingle on Matuto’s latest refinement of their Appalachia-gone-Afro-Brazilian sound. Tonight celebrates the release of The Devil and The Diamond on Motéma Music with live projection art by Ggeeoorrggiiaa featuring original Illustrations by Ty Wilkins. ***** THE AFRICA SUITE This past Spring, Matuto completed a 6 week long cultural exchange across Africa that included Mozambique, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Cameroon, and Senegal. This performance will showcase new works directly inspired by this experience and feature special guests representing the continent. ***** This set is presented in collaboration with American Voices and the U.S. State Department

  • 2012

    Nov 7

    Awendaw, SC, US | 6:00pm

    6PM and btw sets Sean Waterman http://www.SeanWaterman.com 7PM Daniel Howle wt Firework Show http://www.daniellehowle.com/fr_news.cfm 8PM Clay Ross' Matuto http://clayross.com/ 9PM Sunshone Still http://www.sunshonestill.com/ After The Moon and You themoonandyou.com

  • 2012

    Jun 5

    Charleston, SC, US | 10:00pm
  • 2011

    Aug 11

    Richmond, MN, US | 7:00pm
  • 2011

    Aug 8

    Rochester, MN, US | 8:00pm



Label: ropeadope

Manager: Tommy Wilson

Bio: Matuto (ma-two-toe) is Brazilian slang for country bumpkin. Imagine the sound of a Brazilian Carnaval in the Appalachian Mountains. A sound where exotic percussion instruments rumble beneath blues drenched vocals, Telecaster twangs, and folksy fiddle tunes. Now, imagine these sounds in the han...See Full Bio

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