The IfCM Collective (with some Quintopus thrown in for good measure)
Quintopus for Mayor - Reprise! http://www.reverbnation.com/show/11521056
Featuring special guests! Jazz90.1 is pleased to announce the re-launch of the popular Meet the Artist Concert Series, presented by Lovin’ Cup. These concerts will be held numerous times in the coming year at Lovin’ Cup, and will feature different Rochester area jazz musicians for a live performance. The events will give listeners the opportunity to hear live, local jazz musicians in an intimate setting, and also meet and talk to the musicians. The cost to attend is free but donations are appreciated to support this wonderful series.
Sounds Like: Kneebody, Radiohead, Wayne Krantz, Björk
Label: ears&eyes Records
Manager: Chris Teal
Bio: Improvisatory but not esoteric, virtuosic yet unpretentious, Quintopus mixes up its own electro-pop futurism out of a little jazz, a little rock, a splash of alternative indie pop, and a good old-fashioned sense of adventure. Drawing on its members' diverse backgrounds in a full spectrum of jazz...See Full Bio
“When I put the new CD Voyage to Ornoc by Quintopus into my car CD player, it was quite some time before that CD came up and I remember thinking “who are these guys?” Quintopus’ new disc incorporates so many influences into a brew that is steeped in tradition but also has a shot of rock-n-roll sensibility. Each cut has a different feel. Main thing it made me do is think about how to get out and see Quintopus live.”