Electric Kif – Jefe (Electric Kif, 2019)
There is a new wave of electric fusion bands that are taking music into exciting, new directions. Electric Kif, from Miami, is a fine example of these new acts.
On Jefe, Electric Kif combines fiery jazz-rock, seductive funk, cutting edge electronic and global beats plus mesmerizing, chilled electronica.
This superb progressive music outfit includes Eric Escanes on guitar; Rodrigo Zambrano on bass, Moog, Rhodes, baritone and fretless guitars; Jason Matthews on keyboards; and Armando López on drums and percussion.
The ensemble is on tour this Fall:
September 30 Cary Street Cafe, Richmond, VA
October 02 Martin’s, Roanoke, VA
October 03 Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival, Pittsboro, NC
October 04 Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival, Pittsboro, NC
October 05 Into the Woods Festival, Charleston, SC
October 07 Rockwood Music Hall, NY, NY
October 08 Irons Works, Buffalo, NY
October 09 Thunderbird Music Hall, Pittsburgh, PA
October 11 Martyrs, Chicago, IL
October 12 Blu Jazz, Akron, OH
October 13 Bop Stop, Cleveland, OH~
October 24 Suwannee Hullaween, Live Oak, FL