August Events @ Tillie's

August EventsTillie’s of Brooklyn

248 DeKalb Avenue in Fort Greene

(718) 783-6140 Music

Friday, August 3rd

8 p.m.

Mike Beck and friends

Leader of the popular rock band Odd Czar, Clinton Hill-based Beck will play old and new favorites that rock hard. For more information, see

Cover: $5, $3 with student ID

elastiCity 2007 (

Friday, August 24th

8 PM Zach Brock

Gary Fieldman, percussion; Ima Jonsdottir, violin; Dan Shaud, horn

"...not just a violinist who plays jazz, but a jazz musician who plays the violin."

-Orbert Davis

9:30 PM Ziv Ravitz

Friday, August 31

8 PM Cold Reading Trio

Christian Pincock, laptop; Evan Mazunik, accordion; John O'Brien, percussion

9:30 PM Jody Redhage

Alan Ferber, trombones; Ken Thompson, clarinets; Jody Redhage, voice/cello; Fred Kennedy, drums

elastiCity is an Addtract Initiative ( All shows have a suggested donation of $5 per set.

--About the series:

Tillie's, now in its tenth year of promoting talent in Brooklyn, is pleased to announce the elastiCity Music Festival on the last Friday of every month from February 2007 through September 2007. elastiCity is a new music series dedicated to showcasing local and regional composers with a common vision and a desire to stretch out to something new, whether it's art song, jazz improvisation, or a little bit of rock and roll.

Tillie's is located at the corner of Vanderbilt and DeKalb Avenues in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. For more information or directions to the store, see our website at or call (718) 783-6140.

-- Lily Maase - guitarist.composer.creative director