Medeski Martin & Wood (or MMW) is an American avant-jazz-funk band formed in 1991, consisting of John Medeski on keyboards and piano, Billy Martin on drums and percussion, and Chris Wood on double bass and bass guitar.

The band draws on influences from a number of musical traditions, from funk to hip hop, and is known for an unconventional style sometimes described as "avant-groove".

MMW has found moderate mainstream success, often working with noted guitarist John Scofield and touring on the jam band circuit.

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Year Title Rating Releases
1992 Notes From the Underground 1
1993 It's a Jungle in Here 1
1995 Friday Afternoon in the Universe 1
1996 Shack-Man 2
1997 Farmer's Reserve 2
1998 Combustication 3
2000 The Dropper 2
2002 Uninvisible 1
2004 End of the World Party (Just in Case) 1
2008 Let's Go Everywhere 1
2008 Zaebos: Book of Angels, Volume 11 1
2008 Radiolarians I 2
2009 Radiolarians II 2
2009 Radiolarians III 2
Explorarians: Live 1
Remixolarians 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Rating Releases
1999 Last Chance to Dance Trance (perhaps): Best Of (1991-1996) Compilation 2
2004 Notes From the Underground Compilation 1
2006 Note Bleu: Best of the Blue Note Years 1998-2005 Compilation 3

Album + Live

Year Title Rating Releases
1998 1998-06-08 Jazz Festival - New York, NY Live 1
2000 Tonic Live 1
2001 Electric Tonic Live 1
2012 Free Magic Live 1
1999-01-14: The Bowery Ballroom, New York City, NY, USA Live 1
1999-01-16: The Bowery Ballroom, New York City, NY, USA Live 1
1999-01-17: The Bowery Ballroom, New York City, NY, USA Live 1


Year Title Rating Releases
1997 Bubblehouse 1
1999 Combustication Remix EP 1
2000 The Dropper (Bonus EP) 1


Year Title Rating Releases
Coalition of Independent Music Stores Sampler 1


Year Title Rating Releases
2010 The Stone: Issue Four Live 1

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