Boxes full of new arrivals sitting it in the attic awaiting some attention, and a few unfinished reviews in the cage as well; none of which will be dealt with tonight. You can hear the former on next week’s show, and read the latter by this weekend. Tonight instead, some contemporary acoustics.
1 – William Duckworth – ‘Prelude […]
[ 14 September , 2014; 19:30; ]
Prepare to have your neurons rearranged. The noirest of noir accordion legends, Miss Murgatroid from Portland appears at the Orpheum Annex alongside Vancouver’s avant garde/new music giants Sick Boss.
The Accordion Noir Festival partners with Vancouver New Music for the festival closing night extravaganza featuring the much-anticipated appearance of Miss Murgatroid, a pioneer of avant-experimental accordion […]
All relatively recent material with one notable exception (which I stumbled across at the last minute, and seemed rather appropriate). The full show will hopefully be posted soon. Apologies for the technical difficulties relating to our podcast and stream as of late. Our servers (ranging in age from 4 to 16 years old) are undergoing seismic […]
Gilles Aubry, though not terribly prolific, has one of the more diverse musical portfolios of the last decade. Here we find him sometimes subtly, sometimes not, sampling and mixing recordings of Tomoko Sauvagé‘s porcelain bowls. While the structures of the pieces meander a bit too much for my taste (most notably on ‘Undercurrent’), the texture […]
On the Soundscape spectrum, this show is definitely (defiantly) of the Cut And Run party. A collection of arcs each beginning with syncopated or poly-rhythmic timings and ending with something akin to Post-Beat™, categorized really only by tonal and timbral qualities. I apologize if the disorienting beats to follow reignite the residual headache still lurking […]