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Death Convention Singers CD Release • Space Station Gusher • noise

Unconventional Convention

Cobra//group first materialized in the high desert in 2004. Nine years later, what may be the Southwest's largest “non-classical nor mariachi” band continues conjuring an unorthodox, radical sound. In 2010, three massive tracks were recorded by 18 members under their new nom de guerre, Death Convention Singers. To create this latest, self-titled work, 10 bass guitars, two drum kits, a banjo, a clarinet, a turntable toy and a violin were all jacked into an enormous mixer and deejayed using the board’s mute function. I dug this album, but Brujas is my all-time favorite entry in their catalog; listen to it in the dark, and you'll see what I mean: bit.ly/dcsbrujas. Naming all the members takes up too much dead tree space, but at least 15 of them are slated to perform. This concert takes the vs. format to a whole new level with simultaneous improv performances by DCS-adjacent projects: Alchemical Burn, Bigawatt, Fando, (H)Ohm, I CUM DRUMS, Ipytor Gavyen Machislav, Lionhead Bunny and TAHNZzz. Out-of-this-world opener Space Station Gusher meshes Gusher, Uranium Worker, Heyisayfuckyou and more. This 21-and-over gig cranks up at 9 p.m. on Friday, March 29, and admission is only five bucks. (Samantha Anne Carrillo)

Friday Mar 29, 2013

Launchpad

618 Central Ave SW
Albuquerque, NM
US

Phone: (505) 764-8887
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$5

Ages:

21+


Bigawatt • (H)Ohm • Alchemical Burn • Lionhead Bunny • Fando • Ipytor Gavyen Machislav • Tahzzz • I Cum Drums • Gusher • Uranium Worker • heyisayfuckyou

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    Phone: 505.764.8887