from The Seattle Times:

New York drummer Bobby Previte is a crisp, clean-lined player and one of the most versatile in jazz, who can run the gamut from funk to far-out. Previte appears twice in Seattle next week. He’s with the Bandalabra Trio — bassist Evan Flory-Barnes, guitarist Andy Coe and saxophonist Skerik — at 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Tractor, 5213 Ballard Ave. N.W., Seattle; $10 (789-3599 or The next night the dynamic drummer and a 12-piece ensemble called In A Silent Way play the pioneering electric jazz-rock fusion of Miles Davis (from the album of the same name and “Bitches Brew”) at 7 p.m. Wednesday at The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; $10 (206-906-9920 or