Love This Giant
David Byrne/St Vincent collaboration: album/tour
The Dap Kings were part of the album but not the tour.
I drove to Milwaukee Wi Sept'2012 to see them.
concert footage http://boingboing.net/2013/01/10/david-byrne-and-st-vincent-con.html
- David Byrne – vocals/guitar
- Annie Clark (St Vincent) – vocals/guitar
- DanielMintseris – keyboards/co-musical director
- Brian Wolfe – drums
- Kelly Pratt – trumpet/flugelhorn/French horn/flute/co-musical director
- Carter Yasutake – trumpet/flugelhorn
- Rachel Drehman – French horn
- Jason Disu – trombone
- Dave Nelson – trombone
- John Altieri – tuba
- Bryan Murray – saxophones/clarinet
- Jon Natchez – saxophones/flute/clarinet/flugelhorn (Baritone Sax)
- http://www.npr.org/blogs/therecord/2011/06/21/137209270/meet-indie-rocks-most-valuable-sideman - Do you ever wish you could focus on just one thing — like, be the best Baritone Sax player you can be? "Not really — especially not as I've grown up and thought about the way I want to play music, and the kind of music I want to play. A lot of professional sax players will practice 15 hours a day in hopes of being the next Joe Lovano, playing as fast and as complicatedly as possible. I've tried to expand in the other direction. I'm more interested in different timbres and textures and approaches."
For encores they've been playing Burning Down The House and Road To Nowhere - I wish they'd make official releases of those...
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