:::the engines:::

The Engines

The Engines are a quartet comprising four of Chicago's best-known and busiest improvising musicians (L to R): trombonist Jeb Bishop, saxophonist Dave Rempis, bassist Nate McBride, and drummer Tim Daisy.


The Engines: North American tour, April 5-18, 2013:

05 April: Chicago, IL | Green Mill
06 April: Chicago, IL | Green Mill
07 April: Cleveland, OH | Mahall’s 20 Lanes
08 April: Buffalo, NY | Hallwalls
09 April: Rochester, NY | Bop Shop Records
10 April: Montréal, QC | Casa Del Popolo
12 April: Middlebury, VT | 51 Main
13 April: Philadelphia, PA | Ars Nova Workshop
14 April: Charlottesville, VA | The Southern
15 April: Raleigh, NC | King’s Barcade
16 April: Columbia, SC | Conundrum
17 April: Asheville, NC | Apothecary
18 April: Lexington, KY | Mecca Dance Studios


New CD: Engines with guest John Tchicai!

Other Violets

Other Violets was recorded live at the Hungry Brain in Chicago in 2011, and is now out on Not Two.


Wire and brass

Wire and Brass, recorded live at the Hungry Brain in Chicago in April 2008, is available on Okkadisk. Visit the Sounds page to listen to alternate tracks recorded at that performance.