New CD Manhattan Moonrise available from Cuneiform Records!

The Microscopic Septet

Don't miss an epic concert on Oct 22nd at Shapeshifter Lounge in Brooklyn celebrating 30 years of Cuneiform Records. The Microscopic Septet join with label-mates Ideal Bread and Curt Hasselbring's Numbers Stations to fete the longest consistently running record label for avant-garde rock and jazz in the United States."

Manhattan Moonrise is the Micros' first new CD since 2010's much-lauded Friday The 13th: The Micros Play Monk, and the first to contain newly-composed material since the late 1980s.

"Those who wonder if The Microscopic Septet still "got it"
can stop worrying–and rejoice! . . . "
- Clouds and Clocks

News of the Band

OCTOBER 22, 2014

Shapeshifter Lab presents:

Ideal Microscopic Numbers!
30 Years of Cuneiform Records

A collaborative concert celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Cuneiform Records.
7.30PM Curtis Hasslebring's Number Stations
8.30PM The Microscopic Septet
9.30PM Ideal Bread
Three great bands for the price of one!
Shapeshifter Lab
18 Whitwell Pl,
Brooklyn, NY


MARCH 5, 2015

The Stone presents:

The Microscopic Septet plays free as part of Phillip Johnston's residency at The Stone, March 3-8, 10PM one show
The Stone
Ave. C and 2nd Street
New York, NY

About the Micros

The Microscopic Septet is one of the most important and unique bands to come out of the New York Downtown scene and a seven piece jazz band like none you’ve ever heard before.