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 Feb 7 - 13, 2013 
The Mystic Myth of the Love Song

Aural Fixation

The Mystic Myth of the Love Song

By Mark Lopez
Staff writer Mark Lopez makes a study of modern and vintage love songs in this Love Issue feature.
Slim Cessna’s Auto Club
Gary Isaacs

Music to Your Ears

By Samantha Anne Carrillo
Sate your cravings for, rarefied postmodern composition and hip-hop with a little help from Music to Your Ears.
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Sonic Reducer

Sharon Needles PG-13 · The Joy Formidable Wolf's Law · Ancient VVisdom Deathlike

This week, we listened to new releases from Sharon Needles, The Joy Formidable and Ancient VVisdom.
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EVENT HORIZON (Friday, Oct 16)

Snowy Egret Has Landed

Myra Melford’s Snowy Egret • piano, jazz, composer

By August March
Pianist Myra Melford, a Guggenheim fellow who specializes in cross-genre, postmodern musical deconstruction, performs with her ensemble Snowy Egret at Outpost Performance Space on Friday, Oct. 16. Basing her work in a plethora of quintessential artistic experiences that encompasses everyone and everything from Rumi to Japanese Butoh and Meso-American Indigenous traditions, Melford brings a deft touch to her dream-like musical explorations. She’ll be in the company of instrumentalists Ron Miles on trumpet, guitarist Liberty Ellman, bassist Stomu Takeishi and drummer Tyshawn Sorey. Together they’ll perform work both translucent and opaque as they transport listeners to a world without sonic boundaries. Tickets range from $15-20 for this transcendent trip.
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