Nickel and Dime Ops, a jazz and hip hop fusion band will be releasing their highly anticipated 13 track musical and lyrical masterpiece entitled ‘Resuscitation Music’ April 23, 2018. The album features several guest vocalists including two-time 2018 Grammy nominated, Jean Baylor. Nickel and Dime Ops is one of Smoke House’s fan favorites and longest running residents. May 4, 2018 they will be performing live at SOB’s night club in New York City to celebrate their album release.
The conscious nine-piece band began in 2010 to push the boundaries of creativity both musically and lyrically. For 7 years and running, Nickel and Dime Ops has held their weekly Thursday night residency at the world renowned Smoke Jazz Club. Over the past seven years, Nickel and Dime Ops has performed over 400 shows in New York and music festivals throughout the country. Members of the group have performed with icons such as President Barack Obama, Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, The Roots, Sting, Amy Winehouse, Aretha Franklin, and many more.
Check out Nickel and Dime Ops Resuscitation Music Trailer
The new Nickel and Dime Ops album, “Resuscitation Music,” is available for pre-order now at SpotMeANickel.com
When a conscious rapper and some of New York City’s most exciting young jazz musicians decided to unite their talents in 2010, the goalwas to push the boundaries of creativity, both musically and lyrically. After seven years of weekly residency at SMOKE Jazz Club, and more than 400 performances, Nickel and Dime OPS continues to inspire spectators with their unique musical fusion and incomparable energy. Music lovers and hip hop purists have enjoyed watching the nine-piece band bring down the house at such fabled venues such as Blue Note NYC, The Cutting Room, Joe’s Pub, and The Bitter End, as well as other cities in the U.S. and Europe. The starting cast of Nickel and Dime Ops features Nickel Cinco (MC), Karlea Lynne’ (vocals), Jason Marshall (tenor sax and musical director), Wayne Tucker (trumpet), Corey Wallace (trombone), Willerm Delisfort (piano/keys), Andy Bianco (guitar), Dezron Douglas (bass), Norman Edwards Jr. (drums).