Omer Avital and His Band of the East
Until Thu Jan 31 2013
Time Out says
Posted: Thu Mar 15 2012
Omer Avital was a bassist on the verge in the late ’90s, before label shenanigans dashed his career hopes. Back on the scene, he goes from strength to strength, and shows off a potent working band here—with saxist Greg Tardy, keyboardist Jason Lindner, guitarist Nadav Remez and drummer Daniel Freedman—synthesizing Israeli folk music and contemporary postbop.