Everyone Orchestra Opens Tour with Jon Fishman Tonight
Tonight, the Everyone Orchestra will kickoff its first full Northeast tour. In addition to conductor Matt Butler, this incarnation of the Everyone Orchestra features Jon Fishman, Peter Apfelbaum, Asher Fulero, Jamie Janover, Scott Law, Jamie Masfield, Reed Mathis and Julee Avallone. After performing at Northampton, MAs Pearl Street tonight, the group will bounce around the east coast, making stops in Boston (10/4), New Haven, CT (10/5), Baltimore, MD (10/6), Falls Church, VA (10/7) and Atlantic City, NJ (10/8). Everyone Orchestra-alums Steve Kimock and Jeff Coffin are also scheduled to join the traveling super jam this Thursdsay, Friday and Saturday. Scrapomatic, which features the Derek Trucks Bands Mike Mattison, will supply opening duties on all dates. Later this month, Fishman will also tour the Northeast with Touchpants and J. Willis Pratt & Were Bionic.
While in the Northeast, Butler also performed with New Monsoon Friday. The drummer joined the group at Newmarket, NHs the Stone Church for much of its performance, which included Wars Cisco Kid, the original Bos Blues a Butler-conducted version of Painted Moon.