Billy Cobham's Crosswinds Project ft. Randy Brecker
Roxian Live and Grey Area Productions present

Billy Cobham

Fareed Haque, Tim Landers, Paul Hanson, Randy Brecker, Osam Elelwy

Thunderbird Music Hall
All Ages
This event is all-ages!

Roxian Live and Grey Area Productions present

Billy Cobham’s Crosswinds Project Feat. Randy Brecker

75th Birthday Celebration Tour

At Thunderbird Music Hall

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

7pm Doors, 8pm Music

4053 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

This show is all-ages

Billy Cobham's Crosswinds Project , scheduled for Roxian Theatre on September 17th, is relocating to the Thunderbird Music Hall in Lawrenceville.

Tickets purchased for the Roxian Theatre show will be honored at Thunderbird Music Hall, and those who have purchased seated tickets will be provided premium seating at the new venue.

Refunds will be available at point of sale upon request. If you purchased at one of our ticketing outlets, you will receive a cash refund there. If you purchased online, please send an email to with your first name, last name, and confirmation number by Monday, September 9th and we will get those processed.

Billy Cobham came to prominence in the late 1960s and early 1970s with trumpeter Miles Davis and then with the Mahavishnu orchestra. According to Allmusic's reviewer, Cobham is "generally acclaimed as fusion's greatest drummer". He was inducted into the modern drummer hall of fame in 1987 and the classic drummer hall of fame in 2013.

Cobham's influence stretched far beyond jazz: prog contemporaries Bill Bruford of king crimson listened closely to what he was up to, younger drummers like Danny Carey of tool learned from him, and even prince played a version of Cobham's "stratus" in concert. There's maybe no bigger fan than Phil Collins, who has named Mahavishnu's inner mounting flame as a key influence on his early style. "Billy Cobham played some of the finest drumming I've ever heard on that record," he said.

2019 marks Billy Cobham ́s 75th birthday. “It’s been an adventure, these seventy four years that I have been blessed to experience so much in my life” Billy says.

To celebrate his long continuous career as well as his birthday, he put together different projects and regions he will focus on in 2019.

The US will feature the Crosswinds Project featuring Randy Brecker.

Billy Cobham - drums

Fareed Haque - guitar

Tim Landers - bass

Paul Hanson - Bassoon/Sax

Osam Elelwy - keyboards

Special guest - Randy Brecker - trumpet

Venue Information:
Thunderbird Music Hall
4053 Butler St
Pittsburgh, PA, 15201