Man, Lee just doesn't take a break!
Friday, June 8
is LA synthesizer player Hans Fjellestad and NYC sound manipulator Damon Holzborn. The duo has been building intensive noise structures for over 15 years. "El Burro" is set to release a new live cd recorded at The Stone in NYC...coming Spring '07 on Accretions Records.
, a Los Angeles musician and filmmaker, tours and records extensively as a solo artist and in collaboration with numerous players on the experimental music scene in well over a dozen countries. An "innovative musician" (All About Jazz) and "mad scientist improviser" (IDJ), his music has been described as "unbridled sonic freedom... raw, almost shamanic energy that embodies the true essence of unrestricted music" (XLR8R) and a "spicy concoction... refusing to behave itself, it screams, throws things and makes a mess" (The Wire). A classically trained pianist, these days Hans concocts most of his unbridled sound messes with analog synthesizers and vacuum tubes. www.hansfjellestad.com
is an improviser and composer working primarily with electronics. His performances make the familiar unrecognizable, manipulating sound sources such as guitar and field recordings with custom instruments, untraditional effects and interactive processes. Currently pursuing his doctoral degree in composition at Columbia University, Holzborn has
presented his work in the U.S., Mexico, Europe, South Africa and Japan and has collaborated with many innovative musicians and dancers. www.damonholzborn.com
is a member of the group Sonic Youth. Text of Light, his "other group" with Alan Licht, Christian Marclay, Tim Barnes and others, have just released the 3xCD "Metal Box" on UK label Dirter Productions. With Visual work by Leah Singer
8:00 p.m.; $10