Thursday, October 22, 2009

SAT. 10/24 - GREAT SHOW!

Hope you can all make it out for this one. It's going to be a stellar night of music and fun.



Sat. OCTOBER 24th at 8PM
Upstate Artists Guild
247 Lark St.

Albany, NY
$5 suggested donation

Ben Miller plays sax and analog electronics and was formerly in legendary Michigan group Destroy All Monsters.

Matt Weston lives in Albany and is a member of the Albany Sonic Arts Collective. He's an amazing percussionist.

Andy Crespo is from Western MA. and plays in Barn Owl with Matt (and Chris Cooper). Andy will split your mind wide open with his bass playing.

Jefferson Pitcher lives in Troy and is an accomplished guitarist who has released albums on a variety of labels with collaborators Christian Kiefer, J. Matthew Gerken, and others.

Sam Sowydra recently moved to Albany. He is a percussionist and multi-instrumentalist who also performs as part of Baltimore musician Dan Deacon's ensemble.

Cruudeuces is the solo project of Nathaniel Brennan of North Adams, MA. He has also recorded with Twin Beds, and has a slew of releases about to drop on all sorts of labels.

This is going to be an EXCELLENT night of great music - hope you can make it! Email if you have any questions at all.

Friday, October 2, 2009

October events!!

First of all, MANY thanks to everyone who came out to Proctor's for the Faust/Century Plants/Holland Hopson event. It was a great great night.

Two quick ASAC announcements for our next events in October:

1) On Tuesday October 13, Holland Hopson and other ASAC members will lead a collective participatory drone from 8pm to 10pm at the Arts Center in Troy. 256 River St. Bring an instrument or a noisemaker and join us for some hypnotic drone making. Or just come and listen and enjoy.

2) On Saturday October 24th, we'll be hosting a show at the amazing Upstate Artists Guild (247 Lark St. in Albany).

BEN MILLER / MATT WESTON duo (Ben was in Destroy All Monsters, Matt is in Barn Owl)
EXPO 70 (Kansas City epic drone shredders)
ANDY CRESPO / RON SCHNEIDERMAN duo (Andy from Barn Owl, Ron from Sunburned Hand of the Man)

Promises to be another exceptional night of great music in Albany, featuring both local and travelling performers. More descriptive words soon, but for now, just mark your calendars - it's a "do not miss" kind of night...

be seeing you!