Transfer House Band feat. Carl Storniolo
Aug
22
7:30pm 7:30pm

Transfer House Band feat. Carl Storniolo

We're happy to welcome Carl Storniolo as the Transfer House Band's featured guest. Carl is a percussionist with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Present Music, and tonight will be performing on the vibes. He'll be supported by the usual suspects: your leader, Neal Chandek, on the keys; Bill Martin on guitar and Omar holding down the drum kit.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron Jr presents Bahia
Aug
24
7:30pm 7:30pm

Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron Jr presents Bahia

Latin Sessions continues as Cecilio Negron Jr presents Bahia, a storied local Latin super group that will pack the Transfer stage and fill the building with deep Caribbean, Afro-Cuban and South American grooves. Squeezing on stage together will be Lorena Gueny on guitar, Luis Lopez on cuatro, Joey Sanchez on bass, Alberto Maldonado on percussion, 
William Torres on flute and, your evening's host, Cecilio Negron Jr on tumbadoras.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Johnny Padilla y su Tipica Moderna
Aug
31
7:30pm 7:30pm

Johnny Padilla y su Tipica Moderna

We welcome Johnny Padilla and his Afro-Cuban project featuring Jordan Rattner on guitar, Chris Kringel on bass and John Seydewitz on percussion. Johnny himself will be leading on saxes and flute.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Sep
5
7:30pm 7:30pm

Transfer House Band

It's Tuesday night at Transfer. Your evening's host, band leader Neal Chandek, will hold down the keys with his adept left hand bass, inimitable Bill Martin on guitar and Omar holding down the drum kit with grace and power.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino by the bottle.

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Carlos Adames Group
Aug
17
7:30pm 7:30pm

Carlos Adames Group

Percussionist Carlos Adames returns with his mainstay compañeros, Elias Holman on keys, Tony Ayala on timbales, Conway Powell on bass.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Johnny Padilla y su Tipica Moderna
Aug
10
7:30pm 7:30pm

Johnny Padilla y su Tipica Moderna

We welcome Johnny Padilla back with his Afro-Cuban project, tonight featuring Jordan Rattner on guitar, Ethan Bender on bass and John Seydewitz on percussion. Johnny himself will be leading on saxes and flute.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Cecilio Negron Jr.: Experiencia Bohemia
Jul
27
7:30pm 7:30pm

Cecilio Negron Jr.: Experiencia Bohemia

For tonight's session, Cecilio Negron Jr presents Experiencia Bohemia, a killer quartet featuring Ramon Velez on vocals & percussion, Willy Tores on flute, Jose Acevedo on bass, and Cecilio Negrón Jr on tumbadoras.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Johnny Padilla y su Tipica Moderna
Jul
20
7:30pm 7:30pm

Johnny Padilla y su Tipica Moderna

Johnny Padilla is back with his Afro-Cuban project featuring Jordan Rattner on guitar, Chris Kringel on bass and John Seydewitz on percussion. Johnny himself will be leading on saxes and flute.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Latin Sessions, presented by Carlos Adames
Jul
13
7:30pm 7:30pm

Latin Sessions, presented by Carlos Adames

For tonight's edition of Latin Sessions, Carlos Adames has assembled a trio of fine musicians who will give us a ride on the tide of Caribbean folk, with Luis Lopez on cuatro, Jose Acevedo on bass, and Tony Ayala on percussion.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Cecilio Negron Jr with CNJ Latin Jazz feat Alverto Rivera
Jul
6
7:30pm 7:30pm

Cecilio Negron Jr with CNJ Latin Jazz feat Alverto Rivera

It's C-Lo night at Latin Sessions! Cecilio Negron Jr, the man who named this series, is with his mainstay Latin jazz group, Joey Sanchez on bass and Neil Davis on guitar. Tonight, special guest Alberto Rivera will be riding the tumbadoras.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

Cecilio photo: Brooke Billick

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Johnny Padilla y su Tipica Moderna
Jun
29
7:30pm 7:30pm

Johnny Padilla y su Tipica Moderna

Join Johnny Padilla with his Afro-Cuban project featuring Jordan Rattner on guitar, Chris Kringel on bass and John Seydewitz on percussion. Johnny himself will be leading on saxes and flute.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Neal Chandek Birthday Bash with the Transfer House Band
Jun
27
7:30pm 7:30pm

Neal Chandek Birthday Bash with the Transfer House Band

Tuesday nights at Transfer are known for often having multiple birthdays in celebration at any given time. We don't know who else will be in the B-day mode, but our fearless band leader, Neal Chandek, will be bringing in his new year while killin the keys. Look for many special guests who will be on hand to celebrate Neal's ?? birthday (we really don't know how many years he has under his belt).

As always, Tuesdays at Transfer mean half priced vino by the bottle.

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Carlos Adames: Ciudad Ventosa Qtet
Jun
22
7:30pm 7:30pm

Carlos Adames: Ciudad Ventosa Qtet

Carlos Adames presents a new quartet comprised of collaborators from south of the border... the Wisco border, that is. We welcome from Chicago Joaquin Garcia on the keys, Gustavo Cortinas on drums and Freddy Quintero on bass. 

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Padilla y su Tipica Moderna
Jun
15
7:30pm 7:30pm

Padilla y su Tipica Moderna

Johnny Padilla returns to Latin Sessions this year with his Afro-Cuban project featuring Jordan Rattner on guitar, Ethan Bender on bass and John Seydewitz on percussion. Johnny himself will be leading with sax and flute.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron Jr. - Vibes Quartet
Jun
8
9:30pm 9:30pm

Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron Jr. - Vibes Quartet

Cecilio Negron Jr. returns for another Latin Sessions season. Tonight, he will be joined by the Vibes Quartet, featuring Mitch Shiner on vibes, along with Neil Davis on guitar, Joey Sanchez on bass and, of course, C-Lo himself on percussion.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays @Transfer, June thru September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas, $5. Musica Latina en vivo, gratis.

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Latin Sessions kick off w Carlos Adames
Jun
1
7:30pm 7:30pm

Latin Sessions kick off w Carlos Adames

Carlos Adames is back. The Shepherd Express jazz musician of the year has been tasked by Transfer to dig deep into his roots and bring it. This year, Latin Sessions will feature some familiar protagonists and some new ones.

Latin Sessions: Every Thursday June through September. Caipirinhas, Mojitos and Margaritas: $5; Musica Latina: gratis

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Eric Schoor Trio feat. Manty Ellis season finale
May
25
7:30pm 7:30pm

Eric Schoor Trio feat. Manty Ellis season finale

Eric Schoor Trio conclude their 2016/17 Odd Thursday residency at Transfer. Come celebrate another great season with the legendary Manty Ellis on guitar, Jeff Hamann on bass along with the man himself, Eric Schoor on tenor sax.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Why do we call Manty Ellis legendary? Click here to read an amazing interview by Jamie Breiwick.

Next up, join us as percussionist Carlos Adames kicks off the 2017 edition of Latin Sessions. Latin Sessions are every Thursday, June through September.
Mojitos, Margaritas y Caipirinhas: $5. Musica: Gratis.

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Anthony Deutsch Trio
May
18
7:30pm 7:30pm

Anthony Deutsch Trio

We welcome back Anthony Deutsch for the final 'even Thursday' installment of this season's Transfer Martini Jazz Lounge. He's enlisted support from comrades John Cristensen on upright bass and Devin Drobka on the kit.

.Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

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Eric Schoor Trio feat. Manty Ellis
May
11
7:30pm 7:30pm

Eric Schoor Trio feat. Manty Ellis

Eric Schoor Trio make their penultimate appearance of their 16/17 Odd Thursday residency. The legendary Manty Ellis on guitar and Jeff Hamann on bass join Eric Schoor on tenor sax.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Why do we call Manty Ellis legendary? Click here to read an amazing interview by Jamie Breiwick.

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Milwaukee Hot Club
May
4
7:30pm 7:30pm

Milwaukee Hot Club

Milwaukee Hot Club is back. Come see why Gypsy Jazz and the old Transfer Pharmacy space are a match made in heaven. The music and the building old school cool, and the cats making it happen are now. Scott Hlavenka, Guy Fiorentini, Aaron Gardner and company will light things up tonight, let's pretend we're in 20s Paris!

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

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Jerry Grillo 25 Yr Anniv Celebration with the Transfer House Band
May
2
7:30pm 7:30pm

Jerry Grillo 25 Yr Anniv Celebration with the Transfer House Band

We welcome back a true jazz swooner/ stylist, Jerry Grillo, as he marks 25 years since his debut album, "This Funny World." Find out more in the Shepherd Express's article about him. Jerry will be joined by Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and the smooth backing beats of Omar on the kit...

...and as always: half priced wine by the bottle, all night.

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