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Never Weather

Aug 11, Saturday - 4pm
Sushi Confidential Stage

Never Weather is a jazz-inspired quintet led by percussionist and composer, Dillon Vado. Dillon’s original compositions borrow influences of free jazz, rock and chamber music to make exciting arrangements that allow for genuine improvisations each performance.

Never Weather has five distinct personalities within the band and strives showcase each individual voice in the group, while exploring complex themes such as the emotional impacts of climate change and time as an experience of space.

Dillon Vado is a drummer, vibraphonist and educator in the San Francisco Bay Area, and a graduate of the California Jazz Conservatory. In 2014, Dillon received 1st place in the Jazz Search West competition on vibraphone. Dillon was also acknowledged as the Most Promising Young Jazz Artist of 2017 from the Buddy Montgomery Jazz Legacy Awards.

He regularly performs on vibraphone with Alan Hall’s Ratatet, on drums with The Electric Squeezebox Orchestra and leads several of his own projects, including The Table Trio, Never Weather and Beyond Words: Jazz and Poetry.

Never Weather has five distinct personalities within the band and strives showcase each individual voice in the group, while exploring complex themes such as the emotional impacts of climate change and time as an experience of space.

Dillon Vado is a drummer, vibraphonist and educator in the San Francisco Bay Area, and a graduate of the California Jazz Conservatory. In 2014, Dillon received 1st place in the Jazz Search West competition on vibraphone. Dillon was also acknowledged as the Most Promising Young Jazz Artist of 2017 from the Buddy Montgomery Jazz Legacy Awards.

He regularly performs on vibraphone with Alan Hall’s Ratatet, on drums with The Electric Squeezebox Orchestra and leads several of his own projects, including The Table Trio, Never Weather and Beyond Words: Jazz and Poetry.


Personnel

Dillon Vado – drums
Tyler Harlow – bass
Justin Rock – guitar
Josh Reed – trumpet
Aaron Wolf – saxophone