Famed New York–area radio station WBGO-FM, WBGO.org, and Berklee present the eighth year of the Checkout—Live at Berklee. The series brings critically acclaimed, New York-based alumni back to their alma mater for concerts at the Red Room at Cafe 939. Shows are webcast live worldwide in high-definition video and available for on-demand listening at checkoutjazz.org. They are broadcast in New York on WBGO-FM on a delayed basis, as a special edition of the Checkout, the acclaimed multimedia show featuring what’s new in New York’s jazz scene.
Half Japanese, half New Zealander pianist, composer, live remixer, and producer Mark de Clive-Lowe has been based in LA since 2008. Equal parts composer, jazz musician, found-sound remixer, and club music producer, he tours his multi-faceted live show in both solo and band setups internationally. He has released over a dozen albums and hundreds of collaborations and remixes, creating with musicians, artists, and DJs from all around the world. His critically acclaimed club night CHURCH has seen him on stage with multiple generations of the world’s most respected jazz, soul, and hip hop artists. His recent projects see him doing a deep dive into his Japanese heritage, interpreting it through the lens of jazz and electronica.