ATTRACTIVE NUISANCE features CRAIG FLANAGIN and NORMANDY SHERWOOD on modular electronics plus special guest vocalist AMI YAMASAKI! Downtown historians should recognize the name Craig Flanagin from his time playing guitar with the legendary post-punk band God is My Co-Pilot, who used to play at places like the Knitting Factory & CBGB's and have many discs out. Every few years, Craig brings a new project here to DMG and always surprises us with something completely unexpected. This night Craig is bringing a modular electronics duo with NORMANY SHERWOOD plus a great vocalist named AMI YAMASAKI !
Young string wizard, FUNG CHERN HWE, is a member of the Sirius String Quartet, Seven)Suns and Fugu and has worked with Ivo Perelman, Roberta Piket and Jason Kao Hwang. This will be a rare opportunity to hear him play solo so put this on your calendars!
12-01-2017 to 12-15-2017
More than dozen great discs from the Tzadik label now on sale:
take 3 or more and get $1 of of each
Take 6 or more and get $2 off of each!
Original Downtown guitar great Bill Frisell recently moved back here so we will be seeing him play more often - hooray! Many folks don't know that he a member of the Gnostic Trio which plays the music of John Zorn. They play live very rarely. They now have six CDs and each one is worth checking out. Out Zorn/Tzadik sale begin
12-17 to 12-19
Considering that I have been attending the New Music Festival in Victoriaville every year since 1988, this, the 33rd edition seemed somehow different. Ever since the unfortunate election of our fake president, there has been an ongoing vibe of denial: fear, frustration, confusion, anger and a disorienting feeling that we are living in a nightmare that will not end anytime soon. There are too many folks staring at their phones, computers and TV screens, trying to make some sense out of the incomp