Joe Marcinek Band is hitting the road this December and will be making stops in Columbus OH, Covington KY, Syracuse NY, Buffalo NY and Cleveland OH. Joe Marcinek Band’s December tour will feature Joe Marcinek on guitar, Reed Mathis (Tea Leaf Green) on bass, Holly Bowling on keys and Pete Koopmans on drums. Jason Hann (String Cheese Incident) will join the Columbus and Covington shows on percussion. Michelangelo Carubba (Turkuaz) will join as percussion for Syracuse, Buffalo and Cleveland shows. Punk-pop electronic duo, ROAR! will support all shows.
Joe Marcinek Band is an ever evolving mixture of original compositions and incredible musicians. Each show has a slightly different lineup and interpretation. The music is a blend of jazz and funk with a cerebral emphasis on groove and improvisation.
Recently the Joe Marcinek Band performed for former president Bill Clinton's Clinton Global Initiative at the Field Museum in Chicago. The group has featured many prominent guests including Bernie Worrell, Jason Hann (String Cheese Incident, EOTO) Erik "Jesus" Coomes (Lettuce) Jennifer Hartswick and Natalie Cressman (Trey Anastasio Band) Mike Greenfield (Lotus) Borahm Lee (Break Science) Steve Molitz (Phil Lesh and Friends, Particle) Joey Porter (the Motet, Juno What) Fareed Haque, Scott Metzger, Nate Werth (Snarky Puppy) Garrett Sayers (the Motet) Allie Kral (Yonder Mountain String Band) Freekbass, and more!
12/2/2015- Scarlet and Grey Cafe- Columbus, OH
12/3/2015- Madison Live- Covington, KY
12/4/2015- Funk ‘n Waffles- Syracuse, NY
12/5/2015- Buffalo Iron Works- Buffalo, NY
12/6/2015- Beachland Ballroom- Cleveland, OH