Kurt Ribak - Press Page

            playing bass
photo by Lincoln Adler

Kurt Ribak recording release party at the Freight & Salvage
Berkeley, CA - Monday, May 7, 2018

Two sets, starting at 8 PM
Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse


2020 Addison Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
all ages

Tickets are $16 advance, $20 at the door. 
You can get tickets here or
at the Freight & Salvage box office at 2020 Addison, which saves you a service charge.
freight & salvage

Bassist /bandleader /composer Kurt Ribak and his group will celebrate the release of their next recording, "onward"
at one of the very finest venues in the Bay Area. 
It will be our biggest Bay Area show since we last played Yoshi's in 2015.  If you see us once in 2018, this is the show to see.  


 Greg Sankovich
on keys, Lincoln Adler on sax, Myles Boisen on electric guitar and lap steel guitar, Alan Hall on drums, and Michaelle Goerlitz on percussion. 
Ross Wilson
will be on brass for several numbers.  I'll be playing bass and singing a few songs.

Special guests - Sheilani Alix and Lorna K.  Sheila and Lorna will each sing a song with us.

Kurt Ribak bio

Kurt Ribak bio- short
download hi-res photo of Kurt
photo credit: Lincoln Adler
Electronic Press Kit 
Reverbnation Electronic Press Kit

Recording reviews

KCSM-FM April 18, 2018 interview by Alisa Clancy
on "Morning Cup of Jazz"

2013 Berkeleyside article on Kurt Ribak by Andrew Gilbert
Profile of Kurt by KCSM-FM announcer Michael Burman
Brian McCoy / examiner.com interview of Kurt Ribak
podcast interview of Kurt by Saul Kaye

2018 Berkeleyside article on Kurt Ribak by Andrew Gilbert

mp3s from our newest record "onward" - released May 1, 2018.


Kurt Ribak Live - videos from Kurt's May 26, 2015 Yoshi's show - Check out Kurt's YouTube channel for more videos

Video interviews of Kurt Ribak

These video interviews were made by Lincoln Adler - www.LincolnAdler.com. Lincoln plays with us often and is the saxophonist of Times 4, the jazz-funk group Greg Sankovich also plays in.

musical styles and influences     reviews    Kurt Ribak Trio Facebook page  

I Got One
            More! cover Kurt
            Ribak Trio - debut CD cover Kurt
            Ribak Trio "more" CD cover Kurt
            Ribak Trio - "gone" CD cover 
RECORDINGS - We have four CDs out, with a fifth due out in May 2018.  You can also get downloads. 

"...KURT'S ability to take you on a journey from the deepest waters of the Caribbean to the funky alleys of the urban jungle in one listening makes him a truly gifted original in my book."  - Chris Cortez, Announcer, KCSM-FM

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