LP INVITATIONAL GROUP – is drummer’s Liviu Pop (LP) project designed to feature a diverse and always changing line-up of seasoned musicians, bringing their talent and artistry into an open-minded and fresh musical environment, focusing on improvisation and the spontaneous interaction between the players. For this show, drummer LP will be joined on stage by three great artists who are at the forefront of the funk-jazz music scene in Boston, MA: Brian Thomson (trombone), Beau Sasser (organ) and Steve Fell (guitar). Together, they will offer a program of ultra-groovy funk and soul-jazz. Besides leading his own group, LP is a versatile and soulful drummer playing with numerous jazz, blues & soul local, national and international artists. He has toured and performed with Hubert Sumlin, Sam Lay, Lucky Peterson , Debbie Davies, Lil’ Dave Thompson, Tony Lynn Washington, Ruben Wilson, Mighty Sam McClain, Chris Tofield, Diane Blue, Roomful of Blues, Murali Coryell, Roberto Morbioli, Sir Waldo Weathers, Danny Draher and many others.