PICS: Moon Hooch at Music Box

So many saxophones, so little time: Moon Hooch brought the house down at Music Box on Nov. 19, with Honeycomb opening.

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Moon Hooch headlined Music Box in Little Italy on Nov. 19.
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The dance/jazz group blew away a packed crowd.
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Beatboxer Honeycomb opened the show.
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After forming in Brooklyn, New York in 2010, Moon Hooch got their start by busking in NYC Subway stations.
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The trio consists of Wenzl McGowen, Mike Wilbur and James Muschler.
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Wilbur plays tenor saxophone, flute and clarinet, and also contributes vocals.
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Muschler plays drums and percussion.
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McGowen plays tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, contrabass clarinet, and an electronic wind synthesizer.
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The group is known for their dance-oriented, saxophone-based music.
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The members of the band met while attending the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in NYC.
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Their self-titled debut album was released in 2013 and peaked at No. 9 on the Billboard Jazz Albums chart.
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Their second album, “This Is Cave Music,” was released on Sept. 16, 2014.
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The band’s most recent album, “Red Sky,” was released this year.
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Moon Hooch’s Nov. 19 set included the following songs: “Something Else,” “Low 5,” “Contra Dubstep,” “Shot”…
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“Red Sky,” “Psychotubes,” “#9,” “EWI,” “Bari 3,” “Why Not?,” “St. Louis,” “State of Emergency,” “Tubes” and “Improv Jam.”
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Renowned beatboxer Honeycomb opened the show.
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Honeycomb has collaborated with Liquid Stranger, Moon Hooch, Space Jesus, and frequent partner in crime, Tonio Sagan.
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He’s risen to the top of the ranks of beatboxers, placing 13th in the 2015 American Beatbox Championships.
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Honeycomb has performed shows with Afroman, Lumberjvck, 12th Planet, Datsik, Run DMT, Brightside, and more.
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