Legendary pianist/keyboardist/composer Chick Corea announced a new band today which features iconic drummer Steve Gadd, the percussive architect of such well known drum masterpieces as 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover and Steely Dan’s Aja. Other members of the band include Lionel Loueke (guitar), Steve Wilson (sax), Carlitos Del Puerto (bass), and, Luisito Quintero (percussion). Apparently, the group has already recorded an album and the project will be called The Corea/Gadd Band. So far, the group has announced two dates in November of this year (2nd–Stuttgart, Germany, and, 20th–Zurich, Switzerland). For music fans of all kinds this group will be a must see.
For tour information and further dates please visit Chick Corea’s website here.