With a name that stands for “Jazz, Electronic, Dance, Improvisation,” J.E.D.I. will perform on April 29 at Maison in New Orleans, during the first weekend of JazzFest 2018.
The J.E.D.I. roster will be led by founding member Aaron Johnston of Brazilian Girls and David Byrne’s touring band. For this performance Johnston will be joined by Marc Brownstein of The Disco Biscuits, Borahm Lee of Break Science/Pretty Lights Live Band and Ryan Zoidis of Lettuce/Shady Horns. The first of many yet-to-be-announced special guests will be trumpeter Eric “Benny” Bloom of Lettuce.
Discounted presale tickets for J.E.D.I. at JazzFest are available until Feb. 23, with the code “yoda.” General onsale will stretch into April.
Both pre-sale and general onsale tickets will be available at this link.