Lettuce a funk collective known for their infectious live performances, took a sonic turn last year at the Catskill Chill in Lakewood Pennsylvania and completed a set of music, a tribute to the late great Miles Davis one of their most beloved influences. Seven tracks from that performance will be released on October 13th, as part of a hand-picked live record called Witches Stew.
During a break in Lettuce’s tour schedule I had the chance to catch up with trumpeter Eric Bloom to discuss the Witches Stew project, Miles Davis’ impact on the music he and Lettuce make, and much more. I started by asking Eric about fitting into the band some six years since into his tenure…
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00:41 – Shhh Peaceful – taken from Witches Brew
11:07 – Interview
31:07 – Mt. Crushmore – taken from a live performance in Dallas, Texas 9-22-17