March, 2019

PD9 New Release!

Kings of Kansas City Swing: Bennie Moten & Count Basie on Eastlawn Records.

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April, 2019

2018 Detroit Music Awards

Our seventh Detroit music award win! Outstanding Traditional Jazz Artist/Group - Planet D Nonet.

Congratulations Justin Jozwiak, Jim Holden, Goode Wyche III, James O'Donnell, Charlie Miller, Tbone Paxton, Michael Zaporski, Jeff Cuny, Sean Perlmutter & RJ Spangler!


Planet D Nonet

Detroit's Down and Dirty Swing Band

Detroit Music Award 2016 Nomination - Outstanding Traditional Jazz Artist/Group

The PLANET D NONET "a down & dirty little swing band from Detroit" was founded by drummer RJ Spangler and trumpeter James O’Donnell. The Planet D Nonet is about swing, blues, space-age jazz and classic American songs all served with plenty of good humor with an eye toward turning people onto this kind of music. Check it out...

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Planet D Nonet performance at the Michigan Jazz Festival at Schoolcraft College, Livonia, Mich. 7-16-17. Filmed by Laura Wyman for Wyman Video.

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Planet D Nonet - Discography

  • "A Salute to Strayhorn" (Detroit Music Factory, 2016)
  • "PD9 Township Jazz Project" (Eastlawn, 2015)
  • "PD9 Township Jazz Project - Duderstadt Session" (Eastlawn, 2015)
  • "Just A Sittin & A Rockin' w/ T-Bone Paxton" (Eastlawn, 2014)
  • "Rays Of The Sun" (Eastlawn, 2013)
  • "Swingin' The D (Detroit Music Factory, 2013)
  • "Old School" (Eastlawn, 2012)
  • "Blowin' Away The Blues, Vol 2" (Eastlawn 2011)
  • "We Travel The Space-ways" (Eastlawn, 2010)
  • "Viper Madness Suite w/ John Sinclair" (No Cover, 2010)
  • "Blues, Ballads & Beyond" (Eastlawn, 2010)
  • "Blowin' Away The Blues" (Eastlawn, 2010)
  • "Country Girl b/w Honey Dripper (45 rpm, Eastlawn, 2009)
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Gigs/Calendar - Planet D Nonet

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  • Thursday, December 23, the Planet D Nonet return to O'Malley's in Livonia to do a special holiday show! 7 pm to 11 pmhttps://www.omalleyslivonia.com/
  • Sunday, December 26, 4 to 7pm - Boxing Day, PD9 at Cadieux Cafe. $5 cover
  • Sunday, January 30, 2022, 4 to 7pm - PD9 at Cadieux Cafe. $5 cover
  • Wednesday, February 2, 2022 - PD9 at the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe. Seating: 6:00pm-8:30pm Band Performs: 7:00pm-8:30pm
  • Thursday, February 3, 2022 - PD9 at the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe. Seating: 6:00pm-8:30pm Band Performs: 7:00pm-8:30pm
  • Friday, February 4, 2022 - PD9 at the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe. 1st Seating: 6:00pm-8:00pm Band Performs: 6:30pm-7:30pm 2nd Seating: 8:30pm-10:30pm Band Performs: 9:00pm-10:00pm
  • Saturday, February 5, 2022 - PD9 at the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe. 1st Seating: 6:00pm-8:00pm Band Performs: 6:30pm-7:30pm 2nd Seating: 8:30pm-10:30pm Band Performs: 9:00pm-10:00pm
  • Saturday, February 19, 2022 Planet D Nonet Jazz @ Shield’s in Southfield, 1 to 3:30 pm. Greater Detroit Jazz Society
  • Sunday, February 20, 2022 7:30pm Planet D Nonet at Cliff Bell's
  • Sunday, February 27, 2022, 4 to 7pm - PD9 at Cadieux Cafe. $5 cover

 


Spangler Jazz & Blues Productions represents:  Airey B & her Blues Troupe & T-Bone Paxton.

To book the Planet D Nonet contact Aileen Rohwer at Great Lakes Performing Artist Associates. greatlakespaa.org

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Planet D plays swing-alicious jazz, booty-shaking big band, funk-atrocious fusion and some tribal-y tunes. And everything served Detroit-flavored.

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Meet the Band

Justin Jozwiak / alto sax & cl, Jim Holden / tenor sax & cl, Goode Wyche III / baritone sax, James O'Donnell / trumpet, vox & co-leader, Charlie Miller / trumpet, John "Tbone" Paxton / trombone & vox, Michael Zaporski / piano, Jeff Cuny / string bass, RJ Spangler / drums & leader.

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