On the sonic confusion of the ubiquitous bassist and his quartet
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Thursday, December 5
Peira Records unleashes some new music, including a strong improvised duo outing from Tim Daisy and Jason Stein.
The Bay Area composer and improviser Chris Brown makes a rare visit to his hometown this week.
What’s on the Reader’s Agenda for Monday, March 18, 2013
Composer Richard Lerman presents his bicycle sound art composition, Travelon Gamelon, at this weekend’s Logan Launch Festival
A tale of four record labels: Peira packages the abstract
Bassist Jason Roebke’s quartet the Combination gives one of its infrequent performances on Wednesday at the Hideout.
Critics’ Choices and other notable shows: Concretes, Lia Ices, Matt Ulery’s Loom, Golem, Angel Olsen, Sick of It All, Toxic Holocaust, and more
Featuring Nicole Mitchell’s Sonic Projections, the Kurt Elling Quintet with Ernie Watts, the Ramsey Lewis 75th birthday celebration, and much more
Critics’ Choices and other notable shows: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Best Coast, Finntroll, Hot Chip, the Amir ElSaffar & Hafez Modirzadeh Quartet, and more
Two subtle and impressive exponents of electroacoustic improv emerge in Chicago.
A unique program screening at the Gene Siskel Film Center focuses on experimental work that makes the sonic an equal partner to the visual.
A new label from local improviser Brian Labycz makes a bang with miniature sounds.