Transfer House Band feat. Vicki Provencher
Aug
20
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Vicki Provencher

We’re happy to welcome back to the Transfer stage the sweet voice of Vicki Provencher, who will be supported by the usual crew in supplying some cheery vibes to your Tuesday night: Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and MSO percussionist Joe Conti subbing in on the jazz kit.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames
Aug
22
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames

Carlos Adames, a Milwaukee transplant who hails from Panama and who has studied throughout the Americas, presents another night of ritmo Latino to accompany your Thursday night.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Aug
27
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla
Aug
29
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla

Johnny Padilla, an electrifying reed-centric multi-instrumentalist who will be joined by Latin Sessions veteran, Bony Plog-Benavides, on conga and maraca, Peter Bilman on guitar, and Ethan Bender on bass. Tonight they’ll be plying the waters of the Carribean and Afro-Colombian coastlines.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Jesse Montijo
Sep
3
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Jesse Montijo

Recent New Mexico transplant, Jesse Montijo, has quickly become a fixture on the Milwaukee music scene. We welcome him back for a full night with the robust organ trio that is the Transfer House Band: Neal Chandek, on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar holding down the the jazz kit.

As always, all day every Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Transfer House Band feat. George Braith
Sep
10
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. George Braith

From Staten Island, of Blue Note fame and proprietor of The Braithophone Musical Instrument Company, Inc., we are thrilled to welcome George Braith, brilliant saxophonist and inventor of the tenor/alto siamese hybrid, the Braithophone… which will be prominently featured tonight.

Support tonight will be aptly provided by your usual suspects, fearless leader Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames
Sep
12
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames

Carlos Adames, a Milwaukee transplant who hails from Panama and who has studied throughout the Americas, presents another night of ritmo Latino to accompany your Thursday night.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Sep
17
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla
Sep
19
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla

Johnny Padilla, an electrifying reed-centric multi-instrumentalist who will be joined by Peter Bilman on guitar and Chris Kringle on bass. Tonight they present their final appearance of the Latin Sessions season plying the waters of the Carribean and Afro-Colombian coastlines.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Donna Woodall
Sep
24
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Donna Woodall

We’re excited to welcome back Donna Woodall, one of Milwaukee’s smoothest and most seasoned jazz voices. She’s usually on a much bigger stage with her own band, but tonight Donna will be chilling with your Tuesday night regulars: Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar holding down the jazz kit.

Tuesdays at Transfer mean half price vino, by the bottle… and no-cover jazz.

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Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron, Jr Trio
Aug
15
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron, Jr Trio

Cecilio Negron, Jr, a Milwaukee maestro of Afro/Latin rhythm and the one who named this very series, presents a surprising and intriguing trio that you likely have never seen before: Evan Christian on guitar. known for his Flamenco prowess among other things, and Cory Coleman, a bassist well versed in the sounds Africa, the Caribbean and the Americas.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Aug
13
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla
Aug
8
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla

Johnny Padilla, an electrifying reed-centric multi-instrumentalist, will be joined by Latin Sessions veteran, Bony Plog-Benavides, on conga and maraca, Peter Bilman on guitar, and Chris Kringel on bass. Tonight they’ll be plying the waters of the Carribean and Afro-Colombian coastlines.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Bruce Henry and Mike Standal
Aug
6
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Bruce Henry and Mike Standal

Bruce Henry is more commonly seen in Chicago or the twin cities, but tonight we are proud to welcome him back to Transfer as special guest of the House Band, along with guitar extraordinaire, Mike Standal. The night is hosted by Neal Chandek on keys, along with Omar, holding forth on the jazz kit. 

Read more about Bruce Henry here.

As always, all day Tuesday, bottles of vino are half price and the music starts at 7:30p, no cover.

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Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames: Ritmos Latinos
Aug
1
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames: Ritmos Latinos

Carlos Adames has assembled a veteran cast of Latin percussionists, including Tony Ayala from Puerto Rico, Bony Blog-Benavides from Colombia, and Carlos himself, from Panama. Together they will be presenting the music and rythms of their three home countries.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Jul
30
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla
Jul
25
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla

Johnny Padilla, an electrifying reed-centric multi-instrumentalist, will be joined by Latin Sessions veteran, Bony Plog-Benavides, on conga and maraca, Peter Bilman on guitar, and Ethan Bender on bass. Tonight they’ll be plying the waters of the Carribean and Afro-Colombian coastlines.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo
Jul
23
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo

Vocalist Adekola Adedapo returns to the Transfer stage, bringing her unifying spirit, positive energy and enchanting ethno-cultural stylings. She has been crossing paths with members of the Transfer House Band for decades, and the chemistry shows.

The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar, and Omar on the kit.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron, Jr
Jul
18
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron, Jr

Cecilio Negron, Jr, a Milwaukee maestro of Afro/Latin rythms and the one who named this very series, presents another electrifying line up of Milatinx talent.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Jul
16
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames: CAG
Jul
11
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames: CAG

Carlos Adames, a recent Milwaukee transplant who hails from Panama and who has studied throughout the Americas, presents another incarnation of the Carlos Adames Group: himself on congas, Tony Ayala on timbales, Elias Holman on keys and John Simons on bass and trombone.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Jerry Grillo
Jul
9
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Jerry Grillo

We are always proud to welcome one of our city's most seasoned voices of jazz, Jerry Grillo, supported by a well oiled backing band that also happens to be the house band for this very establishment: the Transfer House Band. 

The Transfer House Band is: Neal Chandek on the keys, Bill Martin on guitar, and Omar holding down the jazz kit.

As always on Tuesdays, our vino selection is half price, all day (we open at 11a).

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Jul
2
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla
Jun
27
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla

Johnny Padilla, an electrifying reed-centric multi-instrumentalist, will be joined by Latin Sessions veteran, Bony Plog-Benavides, on conga and maraca, Peter Bilman on guitar, and Chris Kringel on bass. Tonight they’ll be plying the waters of the Carribean and Afro-Colombian coastlines.

Latin Sessions, Thursdays at 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
25
7:30 PM19:30

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).

HAPPY BIRTHDAY NEAL!

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer: half price vino by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron, Jr: Conjunto Tipica
Jun
20
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Cecilio Negron, Jr: Conjunto Tipica

Cecilio Negron, Jr, a Milwaukee maestro of Afro/Latin rythms and the one who named this very series, is back. He will be presenting and performing with a broad array of local musicians this summer. Tonight he presents a new quartet, Conjunto Tipica, featuring Cecilio as well as Jose Acevedo on bass, Reynaldo Reyes on cuatro, and Ramon Velez on vocals).

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Jun
18
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames: CAG
Jun
13
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Carlos Adames: CAG

Carlos Adames, a recent Milwaukee transplant who hails from Panama and who has studied throughout the Americas, returns for another season of Latin Sessions. Carlos will present his Latin jazz quintet: himself on congas, Tony Ayala on timbales, Elias Holman on keys, Conway Powell on bass, and Jesse Montijo on alto sax..

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Brenda Smith
Jun
11
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Brenda Smith

Tonight, we're happy to welcome back a fixture of the Transfer stage, the incredible Brenda Smith, still one of Milwaukee's best kept secrets. She'll be supported by your host, Neal Chandek on keys, along with Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit. 

As always and all-days on Tuesdays, vino is half price... by the bottle!

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Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla: Onda Tropical
Jun
6
7:30 PM19:30

Latin Sessions: Johnny Padilla: Onda Tropical

Latin Sessions is back! Johnny Padilla, saxophonist and flautist, will kick off the season with la Onda Tropical. He will be joined by Peter Billman on guitar, Joey Sanchez on bass, Jeno Somlai on percussion.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Jun
4
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: The Group
May
30
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: The Group

We’re thrilled to welcome back The Group, a modestly named band of merry Milwaukee live music scene masters, presenting their supercharged brand of jazz and fusion for the finale of the 2018/19 run of Transfer’s Thursday Martini Jazz Lounge.

You’ve likely seen some of these guys over the years with Streetlife, The Oceans, The Eddie Butz Band and countless other situations. The Group is: Warren Wiegratz on the saxes, Mike deRose on guitar, Eddie Butz on drums, Dwayne Williams on bass and Theo Merriwether on keys.

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

Next Thursday, the kickoff of Latin Sessions.

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Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo
May
28
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo

Vocalist Adekola Adedapo returns to the Transfer stage, bringing her unifying spirit, positive energy and enchanting ethno-cultural stylings. She has been crossing paths with members of the Transfer House Band for decades, and the chemistry shows.

The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar, and Omar on drums.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet
May
23
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet

Cream City Quintet has been a 4th Thursday fixture for the 2018-2019 run of Martini Jazz Lounge.

If you’ve had the pleasure of happening upon some Django Reinhardt style swing — popularly known as Gypsy Jazz — here at Transfer, you will know that the sound and the spirit of the music melds beautifully with our historic space. Local Gypsy Jazz luminary, Scott Hlavenka, has assembled a skilled group of players for the evening. Come catch their last appearance of the season.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
May
21
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Sweet Sheiks
May
16
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Sweet Sheiks

We are happy to welcome back the Sweet Sheiks, who will be presenting an upbeat mix of music that’s almost as old as the Transfer building itself, bringing jazz and pop from the teens through the 30s to your Thursday night. Sweet Sheiks is Jen Muttin-Schrank on vocals, guitar and the musical saw, Ousia Lydian on vocals and violin, Andrew Spadafora on clarinet, Garrett Burton on the banjitar, and Aaron Johnson on tuba.

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

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Eiseman Birthday with the Transfer House Band
May
14
7:30 PM19:30

Eiseman Birthday with the Transfer House Band

It's already been a full rotation around our solar orb since the last time the prolific songwriter and soul sister to our live music community graced our stage, so it's high time to welcome back Marge Eiseman to the Transfer stage as tonight's featured artist. We'll also be celebrating her B-day with the help of the usual Tuesday suspects: Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

.As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino... by the bottle. Happy Birthday, Marge!

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio
May
9
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio

It’s the 2nd Thursday, and that means the Manty Ellis Trio. Milwaukee’s godfather of jazz guitar, the legendary Manty Ellis*, is supported by veteran players Jeff Hamann on bass and Jesse Montijo on sax.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. No cover.

*Why do we call Manty Ellis legendary? Click here to read an amazing interview by Jamie Breiwick/ Milwaukee Jazz Vision.

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Transfer House Band feat. Jesse Montijo
May
7
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Jesse Montijo

Recent New Mexico transplant, Jesse Montijo, has quickly become a recurring contributor on the Transfer stage. We welcome him back for a full night with the robust organ trio that is the Transfer House Band, keeping the standards fresh, and spirits high.

The Transfer House Band, now in it’s tenth year of continuous Tuesdays, is: your fearless leader, Neal Chandek, on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar holding down the grooves on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day every Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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