Calendar

  • Sat
    22
    Mar
    2014
    9:00 PMBait & Tackle (320 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn, NY 11231)

    Featuring Bryan Murray, saxophones; Jon Irabagon, saxophones; Jon Lundbom, guitar; Moppa Elliott, bass; and Jason Tiemann, drums. More information at www.redhookbaitandtackle.com

  • Sat
    29
    Mar
    2014
    8:00 PMFreddy's Backroom (627 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; (likely) Jon Irabagon, saxophones; Bryan Murray, saxophones; Moppa Elliott, bass; Dan Monaghan, drums; and special guests Mr. Justin Wood, saxophones and flute, and Mr. Sam Kulik, trombone!  More information at www.freddysbar.com

  • Tue
    22
    Apr
    2014
    Rockwood Stage Two (196 Allen St, NY, NY 10002)

    Featuring Andi Rae Healy, guitar and vocals; Jon Lundbom, guitar; Danny Reisbick, bass; TBA, drums; Elizabeth Kandel, vocals. More information at www.rockwoodmusichall.com/

  • Sat
    17
    May
    2014
    Hank's Saloon (46 3rd Ave @ Atlantic, Brooklyn, NY 11217)

    Featuring Andi Rae Healy, guitar and vocals; Jon Lundbom, guitar; Danny Reisbick, bass; TBA, drums; Elizabeth Kandel, vocals. More information at www.exitfive.com/hankssaloon

  • Sun
    22
    Jun
    2014
    8:30 PMFreddy's Backroom (627 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215)

    Featuring Jon Irabagon & Bryan Murray, saxophones; Moppa Elliott, bass; Dan Monaghan, drums. More information at www.freddysbar.com

  • Mon
    18
    Aug
    2014
    8:30 PMBar Chord (1008 Cortelyou Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11218)

    Featuring Jon Irabagon, saxophones; Bryan Murray, saxophones; Jon Lundbom, guitar; Moppa Elliott, bass; and Dan Monaghan, drums. More information at www.barchordnyc.com

  • Fri
    22
    Aug
    2014
    Bait & Tackle (320 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn, NY 11231)

    Featuring Bryan Murray, saxophones; Jon Irabagon, saxophones; Jon Lundbom, guitar; Moppa Elliott, bass; and Jason Tiemann, drums. More information at www.redhookbaitandtackle.com

  • Sat
    11
    Oct
    2014
    Spike Hill (186 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211)

    With Andi Rae Healy, vocals and guitar; Danny Reisbick, bass; Chris Holdridge, drums; Elizabeth Kandel and Jaclyn Dima, vocals.

  • Wed
    04
    Feb
    2015
    9:30 PM29 Cornelia St, New York, NY 10014

    With Jon Irabagon, soprano saxophone; Justin Wood, alto saxophone; Bryan Murray, tenor and balto! saxophones; Sam Kulik, trombone; Moppa Elliott, bass; Dan Monaghan, drums

  • Thu
    30
    Apr
    2015
    9:00 PMFreddy's (627 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215)

    Featuring Jon Irabagon and Bryan Murray, saxophones; Moppa Elliott, bass; and Dan Monaghan, drums. More information at www.freddysbar.com.

  • Sun
    13
    Dec
    2015
    8:00 PMThrees Brewing (333 Douglass St, Brooklyn, NY 11217)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; John O'Gallagher, saxophones; Balto Exclamationpoint, saxophones; Moppa Elliott, bass; Jason Tiemann, drums. More information at www.threesbrewing.com

  • Sun
    17
    Jan
    2016
    8:00 PMHOMEcore gH (2010 Commerce st Unit B, Houston, TX 77002)

    Jon Lundbom - guitar
    Danny Kamins - baritone saxophone
    Damon Smith - double bass

    And more to be announced!!!

  • Wed
    10
    Feb
    2016
    7:00 PMWright Brothers Brew & Brew (500 San Marcos St #105, Austin 78702)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Adrian Ruiz, trumpet; Dave Sayers, saxophones; Richard Mikkel, bass; and Daniel Dufour, drums

  • Sat
    01
    Oct
    2016
    8:00 PMThe Museum of Human Achievement

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    Join Austin "avant-jazz etc" guitarist Jon Lundbom and his band Big Five Chord as they release their new Hot Cup Records boxed set "2016:EPs" live in concert at The Museum of Human Achievement. Featuring the world-famous Balto Exclamationpoint (NYC) on saxophones (aka Bryan Murray; Bryan and the Haggards, David Byrne/St. Vincent) and "Philly" Dan Monaghan on drums. Chris Cogburn (solo) and Houston's Etched in the Eye (Sandy Ewen, Danny Kamins, Robert Pearson) to open.

    8:00PM Chris Cogburn (solo)
    9:00PM Etched in the Eye (Houston; Sandy Ewen, Danny Kamins, Robert Pearson)
    10:00PM Jon Lundbom & Big Five Chord feat. Balto Exclamationpoint (NYC; Bryan and the Haggards, David Byrne/St. Vincent) and "Philly" Dan Monaghan

    TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE

    JON LUNDBOM & BIG FIVE CHORD
    Jon Lundbom, guitar
    Justin Vasquez, alto saxophone
    Balto Exclamationpoint, tenor, prepared tenor, and balto! saxophones plus some REAL bullshit I'm sure
    Richard Mikel, bass
    "Philly" Dan Monaghan, drums

    - “Olympic-caliber guitar gymnastics [★★★★]“ - Bob Gendron, ‘Downbeat’
    - "A guitarist" - 'The New York Times'
    - “A fascinating figure on the modern jazz scene, releasing subversive
    and fascinating music” - Tim Niland, 'Music & More'
    - “Meticulously nuanced free jazz with a smoldering hard rock
    edge…truly one of the finest collectives working the scene” - Brent
    Black, ‘Bop-N-Jazz’
    - “Bringing new ideas to what jazz guitar can be” - Paul Acquaro,
    ‘Free Jazz Blog’
    - “Will challenge the listener to think differently…genre defying,
    barrier pushing” - Dr. Matt Warnock, ‘Guitar International’
    - “Crazy stuff that guarantees an amphetamine rush” - Chris Spector,
    ‘Midwest Record’
    - “An exceptional electric guitarist who needs to be listened to…his
    guitar wielding is something to hear” - Grego Applegate Edwards,
    ‘Gapplegate Guitar and Bass Blog’
    - “Hardbop + Zeppelin + Schoenberg” - Dave Madden, ‘SLUG Magazine’

  • Sun
    02
    Oct
    2016
    7:00 PMKhon's (2808 Milam St, Houston, TX 77006)

    With Houston's Etched in the Eye (Sandy Ewen, Danny Kamins, Robert Pearson).

    JON LUNDBOM & BIG FIVE CHORD
    Jon Lundbom, guitar
    Maybe someone maybe not, alto saxophone
    Balto Exclamationpoint, tenor, prepared tenor, and balto! saxophones plus some REAL bullshit I'm sure
    Richard Mikel, bass
    "Philly" Dan Monaghan, drums

  • Wed
    21
    Dec
    2016
    7:00 PMWright Brothers Brew & Brew (500 San Marcos St #105, Austin 78702)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Nate Hook, saxophones; Richard Mikel, bass; and Jeff Olson, drums

  • Fri
    03
    Feb
    2017
    8PM-11PMMonk's (1805 E 6th S, Austin)

    8PM Moppa Elliott (Mostly Other People Do the Killing), solo bass
    ("Still, Up in the Air" available now from Hot Cup Records)

    ...then...

    9PM A JON LUNDBOM/MOPPA ELLIOTT QUARTET
    Jon Lundbom, guitar
    Moppa Elliott, bass
    Justin Vasquez, saxophone
    Jeffrey Olson, drums

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    Monks is a pop-up jazz listening room that hosts a variety of acts at Topology. A grand piano, house drums, bass & guitar amps, as well as handmade tables make this a unique experience in east Austin.

    There are plenty of venues to have a conversation across a table, but Monks is not that place! As such, we enforce a strict whisper policy during performances out of respect to our audience and the performers.

    Nightly membership to enjoy the event is $20, allowing you access to the music as well as complimentary top shelf beverages including:

    Old Fashioned's
    JuiceLand + Tito's
    Texas Gin Martinis
    Live Oak Brewing Co
    Red + White Wine
    West China Tea
    Topo Chico

    We hope you can join us for what is sure to be yet another successful production by Monks!

  • Wed
    15
    Mar
    2017
    2:30 PMSahara Lounge (1413 Webberville Rd, Austin, TX 78721)

    SXSW/Sonic Transmissions Showcase
    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Richard Mikel, bass; Jeff Olson, drums

  • Fri
    31
    Mar
    2017
    8:00 PMCafe Creme (1834 E Oltorf St, Austin, TX 78741)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Sam Pankey, bass; Eoghan McCloskey, drums

  • Sun
    02
    Apr
    2017
    7:00 PMShapeShifter Lab (18 Whitwell Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11215)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Justin Wood, saxophones; Bryan Murray, saxophones; Moppa Elliott, bass; Dan Monaghan, drums. More information at www.shapeshifterlab.com.

  • Wed
    05
    Apr
    2017
    8PM-MidnightChris' Jazz Cafe (1421 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19102)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Justin Wood, saxophones; Bryan Murray, saxophones; Moppa Elliott, bass; Dan Monaghan, drums. More information at www.chrisjazzcafe.com.

  • Sat
    22
    Apr
    2017
    8:00 PMMonks (1805 E 6th St, Austin)

    Jeffrey Olson's "Double Cognate" is a new experimental group intended to explore the boundaries of jazz. 7 musicians playing together for the first time, finding their way to the last note. The ensemble will perform two sets of guided improvisation, developing original themes as well as melodic samples from the rich avant-garde jazz canon.

    Jeffrey Olson - Drums, Daniel Dufour - Drums, Daniel Durham - Double bass, Richard Mikel - Double Bass, Jon Lundbom - Electric Guitar, Zeke Jarmon - Electric Guitar, Zack Varner - Saxophones

    Doors @ 8pm, sets @ 8:30 & 10:30 - $20 - 21+
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    Monks is a pop-up jazz listening room that hosts a variety of acts at Topology. Featuring a 5'7" 1946 Knabe Grand Piano, backline, custom made furniture, bar menu, and whisper-policy, this experience is aiming straight for the small jazz listening rooms of NYC and beyond.

    There are plenty of venues to have a conversation across a table, but Monks is not that place! As such, we enforce a strict whisper-policy during performances out of respect to our audience and the performers.

    Nightly membership to enjoy the event is $20, allowing you access to the music as well as complimentary top shelf beverages including:

    Bulliet Charred Sage+Blackberry Old Fashioned's
    Tito's+JuiceLand Aguas Frescas
    Austin Independance Brewing Co
    Austin Reserve Gin Martinis
    Manhattan's + Sazerac's
    Red + White Wine
    Tonic Kombucha
    Cuvee Coffee
    Topo Chico

    *Beverages are complimentary to the public! Donations are for Artists, Servers, The Venue, and Future Monks Events!

  • Mon
    26
    Jun
    2017
    10:00 PMThe Volstead (1500 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702)

    Featuring Joshua Thomson, saxophone; Carl Smith, saxophone; Jon Lundbom, guitar; and Tarik Aossey, drums

  • Sun
    02
    Jul
    2017
    7:30 PMThe Lemon Lounge (at Wright Bros. Brew & Brew, 500 San Marcos St #105, Austin 78702)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Adrian Ruiz, trumpet; Justin Vasquez, saxophones; Richard Mikel, bass; and Daniel Dufour, drums

  • Wed
    19
    Jul
    2017
    9:00 PMThe Sahara Lounge (1413 Webberville Rd, Austin, TX 78721)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Justin Vasquez, saxophone; Russell Haight, saxophones Richard Mikel, bass; and Jeff Olson, drums

    8PM The Matt Butler Quartet
    9:30PM Jon Lundbom & Big Five Chord
    11:00PM The Jeff Olson Something-Something

  • Thu
    27
    Jul
    2017
    8:00 PMKenny Dorham's Backyard (1106 E 11th St, Austin 78702)

    Featuring Jon Lundbom, guitar; Ingebrigt Haket-Flaten, bass; and Tarik Aossey, drums.

  • Sat
    30
    Sep
    2017
    7:30PM-11PMMonks (at Fast Folks, 1201 Cesar Chavez St E, Austin 78702)


    THE JON LUNDBOM QUARTET
    Jon Lundbom, guitar
    Russell Haight, saxophones
    Sam Pankey, bass
    Jeff Olson, drums

  • Mon
    09
    Oct
    2017
    7PM-10PMBlackerby Stage (1111 W Anderson Ln, Austin 78757)


    MOSTLY OTHER PEOPLE DO THE KILLING
    Moppa Elliot, bass
    Ron Stabinsky, piano
    Kevin Shea, drums

    BRYAN & THE HAGGARDS
    Bryan Murray, tenor saxophone
    Justin Vasquez, alto saxophone
    Jon Lundbom, guitar
    Moppa Elliott, bass
    Daniel Dufour, drums

  • Wed
    25
    Oct
    2017
    9:30PM-10:30PMThe Sahara Lounge (1413 Webberville Rd, 78721)


    8PM THE WHALE
    Eddie Vasquez, saxophones
    TBA, bass
    Kory Cook, drums

    9:30PM JON LUNDBOM & BIG FIVE CHORD
    Jon Lundbom, guitar
    Russell Haight, saxophone
    Dave Sayers, saxophone
    Sam Pankey, bass
    Jeff Olson, drums

    11PM MODERN TECHNIQUES FOR BREAKING BONES
    Michael St. Clair, trombone
    Paul Deemer, trombone
    Jeff Olson, drums

  • Tue
    26
    Dec
    2017
    TBAThe Carousel Lounge (1110 E 52nd St)

    Featuring Alex Coke, saxophones; Jon Lundbom, guitar; Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten, bass; and Tarik Aossey, drums