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Ches Smith is an American musician whose primary instruments are drums, percussion, and vibraphone. He writes and performs music in a wide variety of contexts, including solo percussion, experimental rock bands, and small and large jazz ensembles.

Smith has performed with Good For Cows, Marc Ribot, Theory of Ruin, Mr. Bungle, Secret Chiefs 3, Xiu Xiu, Trevor Dunn's Trio-Convulsant, Carla Bozulich, Beat Circus, Sean Hayes, Ben Goldberg, 7 Year Rabbit Cycle, Ara Anderson and Fred Frith.

He has also recorded and performed a full-length album of his own solo percussion pieces entitled Congs For Brums (2006). In 2010 he released Congs for Brums 'Noise to Men'.


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Ches Smith Concerts

Date Detail Price
Dec17Thu
Basklarinet Festijn
Bimhuis
Amsterdam, Netherlands
€21

Albums

Album The Fantastic Mrs. 10 by Tim Berne

The Fantastic Mrs. 10

Intakt Records
2020

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Album Congratulations to You

Congratulations to You

Screwgun Records
2020

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Album The Deceptive 4—Live

The Deceptive...

Intakt Records
2020

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Album Harmonic Constituent

Harmonic Constituent

Playscape Recordings
2020

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Album The Bell by Ches Smith

The Bell

ECM Records
2016

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Album Hammered by Ches Smith

Hammered

Clean Feed Records
2013

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