The Dirk Quinn Band is a hard-travelling jam band from the Philadelphia area. The group will be performing on the Garver Patio on Wednesday June 9th. The band is on the vanguard of groups heading out on tour as venues across the country begin to re-open. Our conversation ranges from the music to the business side of things, but we leave unanswered the SAT question you’ll never see: The Jeff Beck Group is to the Mahavishnu Orchestra as the Dirk Quinn Band is to … fill in the blank.
Michael Brenneisis a drummer, composer, and improvisor based in Madison, Wisconsin. A volunteer blogger for BlueStem Jazz, he wants everyone to know that he’s a musician, not a journalist.