A fusion-savvy veteran with serious pop cred, drummer Omar Hakim appeared on Daft Punk's Random Access Memories, and even turned up with the Helmeted Ones at this year's Grammys. Here, he hits the Village for a CD-release gig with his chopsy septet.
|Venue name:||Blue Note||Contact:|
131 W 3rd St
|Cross street:||between Sixth Ave and MacDougal St|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu, Sun 6pm–1am; Fri, Sat 6pm–4am|
|Transport:||Subway: A, C, E, B, D, F, M to W 4th St|
|Price:||at tables $25 plus $5 minimum, at bar $15|