UNIT – 4 of your favorite and impressive musicians come together!
Midwest Smooth Jazz is proud to present on Thursday, October 23rd at 6:30pm, UNIT at the Ozone, in Omaha, for another Smooth Jazz Thursday.
Greg Bowie/Bass Guitar – plays with many local artists and has opened for numerous national acts including: Al Jarreau: Norman Brown: Gail Edwards: Cameo: One Wau Featuring Al Hudson: Lalah Hathaway: Mike Phillips: Brian Culbertson and Bootsy Collins. Local bands include ETC, Confidentials, The Last Few, Little Joe and Chad Stoner. Greg’s bass playing can be heard on recordings by Lafayette Reed and The Last Few. Greg has performed all over the world.
Andrew Brookins (Drew)/Drummer – has performed with Mike Phillips and Lalah Hathaway, and opened shows for Al Jareau, Norman Brown, Morris Day and Time, Jagged Edge, Carl Thomas, Doobie Brothers, Life Jennings, and played with Chaka Khan. Local artists include Planet Boom, Everyday People, Rhythm City, Sure Thing, Boss Philly, Blind Dog Fulton, Last Few, Ed Archibald, Grover Lipkins, The Mighty Jailbreakers, Brad Cordle, Curtis Dalgado and the Blues Mechanics.
Kevin Lloyd/Keyboard – Kevin is a multi-talented instrumentalist who loves to put a Hammond B-3 through its paces and is currently the organist at New Beginnings Baptist Church. Kevin is also working with the band Polydypsia, and saxophonist Matt Wallace. In addition to keyboard, Kevin also plays harmonica, accordion, tin whistle, bass, and numerous other instruments.
Steve Dallas Lead/Rhythm guitar – Steve has opened shows for The Sons of Champlin, Taj mahal, Maria Muldaur, Weird Al, Natalie Cole, Tower of Power, Los Lobos, Delbert McClinton, Starship, and recorded with Grey and Hanks (album Prime Time) on RCA Records, Alton McClain and Destiny on Polydor Records. Steve is currently collaborating with 3 time Grammy nominee Roger Smith (organist with Tower of Power and Dave Mathews Band) on a project. He is also collaborating with international entertainer Donny Dee on various projects. Locally Steve has worked with The Shades and Danger (guitar, keyboards for 6 yrs.) and The Mighty Jailbreakers (guitar for 7 yrs.).