Jay Allen Sanford 11 a.m., Oct. 10
The Tarr Steps
RIYL: Jamiroquai, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, Deadmaus, Calvin Harris
Inception: San Diego, 2013
Influences: Bill Withers, Stevie Wonder, Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis, the Police, Maxwell, Masters at Work, Chad Smith, Jojo Mayer, Keith Carlock
Based in Old Town, the Tarr Steps is jazz/soul fusion duo featuring Jonny Tarr and Steve Such. Tarr -- a club sax player, major label songwriter, sideman pianist, sampler, beatmaker, vocalist, and loop station manipulator -- is originally from Cardiff, Wales. Drummer Steve Such graduated from Indiana University with a degree in Jazz Studies from the Jacobs School of Music, along with a minor in Music Education.
An album called Move Yourself was released in 2013.
- Move Yourself