Tuesday, December 29, 2009


on friday, january 8 mostly other people do the killing will be celebrating the release of their fourth album on hot cup records, "FORTY FORT."  we will be performing at zebulon in brooklyn at 9 PM, so come on out for a great night of music.  there's no cover and the club is on wythe in williamsburg.  see you there!

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Bryan and The Haggards Sunday

On sunday, december 20, Bryan Murray and the Haggards will be performing at the Cake Shop.  The set starts at 10 PM, the cover is $8, and there are a bunch of other great bands performing.  the club is at 152 Ludlow in the L.E.S.   
Bryan and the Haggards are:
Bryan Murray - tenor
Jon Irabagon - alto
Jon Lundbom - telecaster
Moppa Elliott - bass
Danny Fischer - drums
performing the music of Merle Haggard!!!

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Sunday @ The Stone

on sunday, december 13, Charles Evans and Neil Shah will be playing a cd release show at the stone to celebrate their new album, "Live at St. Stephens" on Hot Cup Records.  Their duo set will be followed by a set by drummer, Kevin Shea.  The stone is at the corner of Ave. C and 2nd St. near Houston and the sets are at 8 and 10 PM.  $10 cover.

Saturday, December 05, 2009

Jon Irabagon, Moppa Elliott, Barry Altschul Trio @ The Stone

on tuesday, decmeber 8, Jon and Moppa will be joined by Barry Altschul for a trio set at the stone!  they will be performing one set of original music at 8 PM.  the cover charge is $10 and the stone is located at the corner of Ave. C and 2nd St. in the east village, near Houston.  See you there!!!

Friday, November 20, 2009

Big V Chord CD Release!!!!!

on monday, december 7 Big V Chord will be performing at Zebulon to celebrate the release of "Jon Lundbom and Big V Chord Accomplish Jazz" on Hot Cup Records.  there is an opening set by michael bates and outside sources at 8:30 followed by Big V Chord.  Zebulon is located on Wythe in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.  No cover!
see you there!

Friday, October 23, 2009


check out pics from MOPDtK's Azores trip at our myspace!  Jazzores!

Wednesday, September 02, 2009

Big V Chord @ Local 269

on wednesday, september 2, i'll be performing with jon lundbom and big V chord at local 269. club is on east houston, cover is $10, and we play around 9. there are other bands before and after, so stay for the whole night! see you there!
big V chord:
jon irabagon - alto
bryan murray - tenor
jon lundbom - guitar and tunes
moppa - bass
danny fisher - drums

Saturday, August 01, 2009

DownBeat Critics' Poll

Hot Cup Records is proud to announce that Mostly Other People Do the Killing has won the 2009 DB Critics' Poll in the Rising Star Ensemble Category! The poll also included Peter Evans (Rising Star Trumpet), Jon Irabagon (Rising Star Alto Saxophone), Charles Evans (Rising Star Baritone Saxophone), and Moppa Elliott (Rising Star Composer). Congratulations to all!

Monday, June 15, 2009

MOPDtK @ The Stone

i'll be playing at the stone wednesday, june 17 with peter evans, charle evans and mike pride as mostly other people do the killing. see you there!

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Alice. Friday!

on friday, may 22, i'll be playing with alice. at think coffe in the village from 8-10. then i leave for euorpe with mostly other people do the killing. for those who caught last sunday's big V chord show, rejoice! a new recording is in the works.

Sunday, January 18, 2009

This Week

following the arrival of president obama, i'll be playing with MOPDtK at cake shop on wednesday, jan 21 and then at cafe vivaldi on friday with john white's band featuring rohin from alice. cake shop in in the LES and vivaldi is near cornelia st off bleeker in the village. see you there!