Coming soon: Belfi / Grubbs / Pilia, “The Wired Salutation 3 of 3” one-sided LP (AB CD LP)
Before Louisville was associated with Palace, though after, I suppose, Hunter S. Thompson chronicled its seedy decadence during the Derby,..
Borrowing its title from a guitar technique by which the instrument is tuned with “open,” that is unfretted, strings, this exhibition will present three consecutive, changing installations in sound. Each project takes its point of departure from a performance in the exhibition space, which is followed by the display of audio or video recordings or objects used in the live event. For the first presentation, musicians David Grubbs and Eli Keszler will collaborate on a spoken word and percussion performance including a number of text drawings on the wall.
Link for Jan St. Werner’s “The somewhere that is also moving” radio piece feat. Clark Coolidge, myself, and others
And it just happens to be them opening for US punk icons in 1985.
Squirrel Bait, “Sun God”
Live at the Jockey Club, Newport, KY
May 5, 1985
Video shot by David Hintz, restoration by Lance Bangs
ISSUE Project Room inaugurates publishing imprint Distributed Objects with LP releases by Sabisha Friedberg and Sergei Tcherepnin.
ISSUE Project Room will soon launch Distributed Objects w/ Sabisha Friedberg & Sergei Tcherepnin 2xLPs — support ‘em via Kickstarter
The soundtrack to Augusto Contento’s film Parallax Sounds is now available from Just Temptation/Cargo Records, with an original score by Ken Vandermark + two new songs by David Grubbs.
Music performed by Jason Adasiewicz (vib), Steve Albini (g), David Grubbs (g, hrm, voc), John Herndon (d), Terrie Hessels (g), Wayne Montana (b), Nate Wooley (tpt) and Ken Vandermark (ww).
September 10 Philadelphia ICA
November 21 Chicago Bond Chapel, University of Chicago
December 4 Boston Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
A Times reporter and his daughter take the first ride on The Thunderbolt, Coney Island’s first custom-designed roller coaster in decades.