Real Estate bassist Alex Bleeker, Antibalas/Superhuman Happiness saxophonist Stuart Bogie and jazz singer Alita Moses are among the last addition’s to Dave Harrington’s Holiday Spectacular. The third-annual event will take place at New York’s Brooklyn Bowl this Sunday, December 18.
A mix of musicians from a variety genres will join Harrington and his house band for an interfaith mix of holiday classics. Bogie will perform with the evening’s house band throughout the night while Moses will collaborate with the Disco Biscuits’ Marc Brownstein and Aron Magner. In addition, DJ Memos b2b DJ Y-Gunn, known for their Istanbul 70 Nublu residency, will serve as the evenings house DJs and Because Jewish’s Rabbi Dan Ain will deliver the evening’s invocation.
Other confirmed acts include: Brownstein, Magner, Nick Murphy (fka Chet Faker), Martin Courtney (Real Estate), Oliver Ackerman (APTBS), Hamilton Leithauser (The Walkmen), Yuka C. Honda (Cibo Matto), Mauro Refosco (Forro In The Dark, Atoms For Peace), Alex Frankel & Nick Milheiser (Holy Ghost!), Anand Wilder (Yeasayer), Andrew Fox (Visuals), Brent Katz (Thunder & Lightning), Chris Tomson (Vampire Weekend/Dams of the West), Ilhan Ersahin, Jen Goma (ASDIG), Jon Philpot (Bear in Heaven), Kaki King, Bryndon Cook , Steve Marion (Delicate Steve), Jarvis Taveniere (Woods), Innov Gnawa, Ryan Miller (Guster) and Sam Cohen. Members of Arms, High Water, Darkside, Samerican and King Holiday will comprise the evening’s house band.