Zigaboo Modeliste Adds Summer Dates
Meters drummer Zigaboo Modeliste has confirmed a handful of gigs. Most of the drummer’s upcoming shows are with his solo projects the New Aahkesstra or the Big Chiefs, though Zig will also play a few previously confirmed gigs with The Meter Men.
First up, Zigaboo Modeliste and the New Aahkesstra will open for Tea Leaf Green at Oakland, CA’s The New Parish tomorrow. The Meters co-founder will also head to Europe in September. As previously reported, The Meters have also reunited to play a track on Trombone Shorty’s forthcoming album.
Here’s a look at Zig’s gigs
July 20 Oakland, CA—The New Parish (Zigaboo Modeliste and the New Aahkesstra)
July 27 Point Reyes Station, CA—Far West Fest (Zigaboo Modeliste and the New Aahkesstra)
July 30 Lake Tahoe, CA—Harrah’s Lake Tahoe (With The Meter Men)
August 11 Squaw Valley, NV—Brews Jazz and Funk Festival (Zigaboo Modeliste and the New Aahkesstra)
August 25 Mill Valley, CA—Sweetwater Music Hall (Zigaboo Modeliste and the New Aahkesstra)
September 6 South Burlington, VT—Higher Ground (with The Meter Men)
September 8 Hancock, NY—Catskill Chill (with The Meter Men)
September 22 London, UK—100 Club (with Zigaboo Modeliste and his Big Chiefs)
September 26-28 Paris, France—Ducs Des Lombard (with Zigaboo Modeliste and his Big Chiefs)