DAN WEISS METAL JAZZ QUINTET
Trevor Dunn - bass, Matt Mitchell - piano, Ben Monder - guitar, Craig Taborn - synth, Dan Weiss - drums
Dan Weiss has been hailed as one of the top five jazz drummers by The New York Times and his innovative drumming has been pushing musical limits for years. As a sideman he has recorded nearly one hundred albums and toured the world with musicians such as Lee Konitz, David Binney, Rudresh Mahantthapa, Tim Berne, and Miguel Zenon to name a few. The Dan Weiss Metal Jazz Quintet is a newly formed band based in New York City with an all-star lineup that features Trevor Dunn, Matt Mitchell, Ben Monder, and Craig Taborn, intent on exploring Heavy Metal music through original compositions. Their debut album was recorded in September 2017 and will be released in the Spring of 2018 on Pi Recordings.