released February 17, 2016
MIKE SOPKO - Although a native son of Cleveland - and current resident - guitarist Mike Sopko made a huge splash in the Bay-Area when he lived there for 13 years, taking part in some of the area's most interesting improvised projects.
Sopko has played and recorded with such musicians as Bill Laswell, Mike Watt, Dosh, Thomas Prdigen, Tyshawn Sorey, Simon Lott, Jamie Saft and more.
A founding member of the bands 'Sopko/Laswell/Pridgen' 'Glimpse Trio' 'Cascading Liquid Rainbows' 'The Golden Measure' All bands feature original compositions by Sopko.
ANTHONY TADDEO - is a drummer, composer and ODP performing artist currently residing in Cleveland, OH. Early on in his musical career he studied with world renown percussionist Jamey Haddad before moving to New York City in 2009 to further pursue his musical career at The Newschool for Jazz and Contemporary Music.
Anthony has toured North America and Europe extensively playing at the Bern Jazz Festival in Switzerland and Ciclo 1906 Jazz Fest in Spain. His versatility as a musician has also lead him to record close to 20 albums / singles with an array of musicians and genres.
Anthony currently teaches drums and percussion at Cuyahoga Community College. He is an active composer and arranger for projects in NYC and Cleveland. He is currently endorsed by “Out of the Drawer Percussion” as a performing artist.