Posts Tagged ‘The Sound Garden’

Syracuse First

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Christine Fawcett-Shapiro and Mike Massurin (Syracuse International Film Festival), along with Frank Malfitano (Syracuse Jazz Fest) and Eric Bush (General Manager of Sound Garden) announced that the DVD release and Northeast  film premiere of Jaco will take place in Syracuse.

A quartet of Syracuse arts groups, including The Place Theater, Syracuse Jazz Fest, The Syracuse International Film Festival and Sound Garden, held a press event today in Armory Square. The group will collaborate to host a premiere of Jaco, a documentary about bassist Jaco Pastorius. The film was produced by Robert Trujillo and directed by Paul Merchange and Stephen Kijak.

Trujillo will make an appearance at the screening, which will take place at the Palace on Friday, November 27.  Earlier in the day he will he will do a in-store DVD signing at The Sound Garden.

The 2007 Syracuse Jazz Fest was dedicated to Jaco Pastorius.

Creek Show

Thursday, August 29th, 2013
The Final Flick by the Crick for the season (Armory Square).

Welcome to the Urban Drive-In: The final Flick by the Crick for the season (Armory Square) was held last evening.

One Source, Many Members

Monday, June 17th, 2013
Burnell Reid leads United Praise

Burnell Reid urges call and response at Juneteenth.

Burnell Reid & United Praise opened up for the headliner (Frank McComb) at Juneteenth on Saturday and took the crowd to church.  The group is made up of members for more than a dozen Syracuse-area churches. Reid also gave a shout out to Record Store SoundGarden and Councilor Khalid Bey (who helped negotiate saving the Syracuse location).


Guitarist Jeff Houston dances while sitting in for the United Praise set

Guitarist Jeff Houston dances while sitting in with United Praise.

Singers, United Praise

Singers, United Praise