I recently wrote that Id never go to IHOP again. But one night (more like 2 a.m.) after getting back from the Vision Festival, Yuko and I got hungry.
Musical time is different than the flow of time in which we swim, and so the distance between John Zorns 50th birthday celebration and this months 60th is better gauged by concepts like magnitudes or dimensions rather than mere years.
Gender Bender earned a reputation for being wild and unpredictable at shows, often climbing the rafters, hanging upside-down above the stage, sometimes even urinating on the floor.
ISSUE artistic director Lawrence Kumpf, and musician C. Spencer Yeh, sat down recently with the Rails assistant music editor Marshall Yarbrough.
Two very different art shows concerning themselves with sound have opened in ManhattanSoundings: A Contemporary Score at Museum of Modern Art (curated by Barbara London and Leora Morinis) and The String and the Mirror at Lisa Cooley Gallery (curated by Lawrence Kumpf and Justin Luke).