Beautiful Weekend's forthcoming full-length, Holy Hype!, comes out April 17th on Peacock Recordings!
It's currently available for pre-order from our Bandcamp page, digitally or on CD.
You can also pick up the CD at the release show on April 14th at [...]
I'm happy to report that I'll be joining Evan Ziporyn and MIT's Gamelan Galak Tika for four performances of Evan's piece "Tire Fire" in April.
4/5: UMass Lowell
4/13: MIT (Cambridge, MA)
4/20: Philips Academy (Andover, MA)
4/28: Bang on a Can 25th Anniversary Concert, Alice Tul[...]
I just finished up the music for Sara Ebrahimi's short documentary Norman Schwarzkopf Made Me Gay, which will be debuting this spring at Rooftop Films in NYC.
Thanks a bundle to Nikan Milani for the Persian music lesson!
Here's a thing:
I spent this past weekend playing guitar in Kevin Micka's Animal Hospital Ensemble -- a thirty-something piece group organized to perform three songs from Kevin's 2009 album "Memory."
There were two performances; one at Machines With Magnets in Pawtucket, RI and the other at M[...]
While attending a cook-out* at my friend Craig's house this past Saturday to celebrate his total triumph at the deCordova Sculpture Park earlier that day, he pulled out a hand-written John Cage score, composed in 1955 (or, at the very least, gifted in 1955) for a co-worker/friend of his, sculptor Da[...]
The Barbican "Central Market" show was super fun! I met a lot of great people and heard some amazing music!* I'm currently finishing up a a piece for Brooklyn Brass, which will be performed this summer.
*Defs check out Gyan Riley, Missy Mazzoli, [...]
I just finished up the music for Mathias Pardo's new film Les Vacances de Victor et Lisa.
I HIGHLY recommend working with someone who lives in a time zone that's twelve hours away from you. You get a couple hours in the morning and evening to hang/discuss and you each get to do your actual work w[...]
I feel obligated to tell the world about this problem after spending hours trying to figure out how to fix it.
It would appear that Quicktime saves Vimeo movies in a peculiar way resulting in a "time value error." This became particularly clear to me when attempting to import a Vimeo-downloaded [...]