Date: March 04, 2019 to March 04, 2019
Where: Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., San Francisco, California, United States, 94107
Ticket Price: N/A
Monday March 4 2019
8:00PM doors -- music at 8:30PM
••• ALL AGES
(from Tel Aviv, Israel)
Jazz & Roll
-from Tel Aviv, Israel
-Tamar Aphek is one of the prominent faces of contemporary rock in the Israeli rock scene. She first came to prominence as the singer/guitar player for bands - "Carusella", "Shoshana", which were both known for turning every rock venue into a crime scene of volume and ruthless energy. In 2014, Tamar made a leap forward with her solo EP "Collision", which showed her great power not only as a shredder but as a talented songwriter. She received accolades for her score of the drama-comedy One Week an a Day, which won the Gan Foundation award at Cannes Film Festival.
Aphek is akin to artists that shatter expectations - balancing elegance and brutality, strength and fragility, ferocious guitar sound and sweet melodies. These forces resound through Tamar and her band's live performances, which are infused by jazz and world music rhythms. She has now resurfaced with a new project called after her own name, teaming up with drummer David Gorensteyn and Bass player Or Dromi.
Aphek is also known as a pioneer in the Israeli music scene, thanks to her initiative and production of the "Besides that" festival to be held in nature which included the participation of Israeli and European bands.
"Tamar Aphek's score, a combination of modern percussion and more classical rhythms, musically evokes the imbalance and longing of a return to normal that the characters are feeling and working on"
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