The Black Market Trust
The Black Market Trust
Multi-format chart topping artists The Black Market Trust are an American pop/vocal jazz band whose current release, Just One Of Those Things,"
combines the sound of the great American crooners and vocal groups with the gypsy fire of acoustic jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. Consisting of five world class
musicians who have traveled the globe recording and performing on the worlds biggest stages and with musics most renowned artists, The Black Market Trust
capitalizes on their experience and pedigree to deliver just One of Those Things. Their third album that brings a new and exciting sound to 12 tried-and-true
classic songs along with one brand new original hit.
The bands all-instrumental debut studio album, The Black Market Trust, released in 2012, is widely regarded as a milestone in the gypsy jazz world.
Through their debut album, lead guitarist Jeffrey Scott Radaich was acclaimed for his songwriting as well as technical prowess and musicality.
He has been touted as one of the most innovative and influential American acoustic gypsy jazz guitarists today. With their first release, the band established
themselves as leaders and innovators by combining 1960s pop sensibilities with the traditional sounds of Django Reinhardts Hot Club of France Quintet.
The animated Pencilmation video, A Hole New World featuring their original song Referential Integrity has garnered over four million YouTube views.
Both critically-acclaimed and commercially-successful, The bands second album II, took fans to new heights with their stylized and modern take on the Great American Songbook.
The addition of vocals and drums gave the band their first top 10 radio hit with their version of Route 66. Drawing inspiration from their love of The Beach Boys, Sinatra,
and Lennon/McCartney, the band arranged lead and 3 part vocal harmony lines for 12 of their favorite Great American Songbook standards. Radaichs emotive, light baritone
is the focus, surrounded by Netzleys pure tenor and Irwins resonant, rich bottom-end. The bands music synthesize two distinctly different vibes - one of the gypsy campfire,
the other a slick metropolitan nightclub - into a cohesive, stylish sound.
With Just One Of Those Things ,The Black Market Trust have managed to build and improved on their daring, fresh and exciting sound. Combining old world romance with new world form,
The Black Market Trust delivers a simple, elegant and well-defined masterpiece.
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Arcata Playhouse (View)
1251 9th Street
Arcata, CA 95521
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