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upcoming this week… by DuChamp

                                                                                                                                                                       [#] Mon July 11th @ Limbus Europae

Candelight performance/installation. A ritual performance to inaugurate a mutual piece of art. The piece itself will be done and – in this way – happend from that very moment on. Coded upon an idea by an art space called “woofer ten” (hong kong, china), done by I00I SqAR and brent SqAR.

8pm-midnight (performance times 9.30pm, 10.30pm, 11pm) in (kienitzer/weisestrasse) U8-Leinestrasse by artists Rinus van Alebeek, Der Tapeman, Pink Milk

http://www.limbus-europae.de/index.php?id=524

[#] Wed July 13th @ Bei Roy (Ziegrastr.11) : Ohrengala

Preslav Literary School+Man from Uranus +Helge Meyer

Helge Meyer is an experimental electronic musician from Hamburg, Germany. Using a varying array of analogue Synthesizers and Boutique Pedals he tries to articulate his relations to musical subgenres such as Drone, Ambient or Noise.
Since 2009 he presented his improvisations in a number of concerts and came to share a stage with people like Eddie135, Balz Isler, Felix Kubin and Feine Trinkers Bei Pinkels Daheim.

As Preslav Literary School, Adam Thomas makes live tape collages using sounds drawn from an ever-growing archive of self-generated or discovered outsider noise, found sound and spoken word cassettes. A process of transference, overdubbing and live manipulation reworks these source materials into compelling, ambient broadcasts. Adam has released three albums, numerous live CDrs and played at venues and festivals throughout Europe.

Man From Uranus is a one man band from Cambridge, UK. His main influences are Science Fiction movie soundtracks from the sixties as well as the music of Sun Ra and Karlheinz Stockhausen. He has toured all across europe and released his music on several independent labels.

[#] WHISTLE, MINOTAURE! 08  Catherine Christer Hennix with Henry Flynt: Concept Art 50 Years Anniversary

The 8th episode curated by Francesco Cavaliere & Marcel Türkowsky will feature drone music legend Catherine Christer Hennix with Henry Flynt!

Opening/Lecture by C.C. Hennix: Concept Art 50 Years Anniversary”
15 July 7 – 11 pm

Featuring: weekend concerts during the show:
The Chora(s)san Time-Court Mirage performs
Blues Dhikr al- Salam (Blues al-Maquam)
by Catherine Christer Hennix

16.07.2011 (6-9PM) ( saturday )
23.07.2011 (6-9PM) ( saturday )
31.07.2011 (4-7PM) ( sunday )
06.08.2011 (6-9PM) ( saturday )
14.08.2011 (4-7PM) ( sunday )

20 eu
12 eu (students)
limited seating (reservation recommended)

for booking and more informations

Grimmuseum Fichte Strasse 2 10967 Berlin http://www.grimmuseum.com/       centonze@grimmuseum.com   0049(0)15112412524

Catherine Christer Hennix (C.C. Hennix) (born 1948) is a Swedish-American composer, philosopher, scientist and visual artist associated with drone minimal music. Hennix was affiliated with MIT’s AI Lab in the late 1970s and was later employed as research professor of mathematics at SUNY New Paltz. She currently lives in Berlin. C.C. Hennix began her musical studies in the 1960s by exploring the music of the art music composers Iannis Xenakis and Karlheinz Stockhausen.  Hennix met La Monte Young and Hindustani raga master Pandit Pran Nath at the Nuits du Fondation Maeght festival in 1970 and pursued studies with both men during the 1970s. Hennix also drew inspiration from the Japanese Gagaku music and early vocal, thirteenth-century music of Perotinus and Leoninus. Hennix frequently worked together with the American anti-art philosopher, composer and violinist Henry Flynt.

http://www.ubu.com/sound/hennix.html

Henry Flynt (born 1940 in Greensboro, North Carolina) is a philosopher, avant-garde musician, anti-art activist and exhibited artist often associated with Conceptual Art, Fluxus and Nihilism. Henry Flynt violin´s style fuse avant-garde noise music (particularly the hypnotic aspects of minimalism) with free-jazz and hillbilly country music. Some of his more dissonant violin performances can be compared to the no wave noise music violin performance art of Boris Policeband.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Flynt

[#] Unmapped festival @ Altes finanzamt Schönstedtstraße 7 – EG

Friday and Saturday,
July 15 and 16.
Two nights in Berlin with Unmapped collective and guestsUnmapped is a french collective and is coming in july to berlin to present its work. It combines accoustic instruments, real-time processing, electronics and video bringing musicians oscillating between very distant universes (classical and contemporary, electronic, jazz, rock, traditionals) and artists, which are to meet for an originalproject. And hazardous experiment, sailing between improvisation and writing, instruments and machines, tradition and present, simplicity and complexity.

Friday, July 15
Unmapped invites Berlin-based projects:

Concerts by:
Utku Tavil (live sampling/electronics)/ G. Dilek Açay (Violin/Voice)
http://vimeo.com/album/157​2419
+
PXPRD (Penelopex + Martin Kuentz)
www.soundcloud.com/pxprd
+
Unmapped (see below the list o musicians playing)
http://soundcloud.com/unma​pped

Doors open at 21:30
Concert starts at 22:00

Saturday, July 16
Unmapped Collective
http://soundcloud.com/unma​pped

Various constellations of this collective members and its guests:

Instruments by:
Emanuele Battisti – Virus TI Synth
http://soundcloud.com/eman​uele-battisti
filipe dias De – Sitar
www.ausland-berlin.de/fili​pe-dias-de
Andrea Gozzi – Electric Guitar
www.temporoom.net
Amine Mesnaoui – Fender Rhodes
http://www.myspace.com/mes​naouimusic
Dionysios Papanicolaou – Violin
http://www.myspace.com/dio​nysiospapanicolaou
Thomas Vittek – Accordeon
Melisa Yener – Voice

Electro-acoustic processing by:
Jérémy Labelle – Laptop live electronics
http://www.myspace.com/jer​emylabelle
Gabriel Peraza – Laptop live electronics
http://www.myspace.com/gab​rielperazaatv
Raphaël Vens – Laptop live electronics
Julien Vincenot – Laptop live electronics
http://soundcloud.com/juli​envincenot
Sinan Mansuroglu – Video projection
http://mimarsinanjr.isgrea​t.org/wordpress

Dj set by Jérémy Labelle

Doors open at 21:30
Concerts start at 22:00

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this week end in Berlin: Mirror Trance and OvO… by DuChamp

Thu Apr 21 @ General Public start 20.00 

Screening and talk with Raphael Grisey
3 Films by Raphael Grisey:  Minhocão / The Indians / National Motives

Raphaël Grisey, artist in the time-based arts, realized experimental films, video installations, video-essays, and documentaries. His work gathers or produces narratives around collective memories, migration or architecture.

Fri 22 Apr @ Sameheads Richardstrasse 10 Berlin start at 22

MIRROR TRANCE ✧ RORRIM ✧ ECNART ✧ LIVE AND RELEASE PARTY AT SAMEHEADS /BLACK MAGIK NIGHT

Mirror Trance performance, by Cavaliere and Türkowsky, was the closing piece of Occultofest, and I´m quite sure some of you still have the goose bumps for that…such an AMAZING experience…so don´t miss it!

Sat 23 Apr @ NK Elsen Strasse 52 Berlin

OVO / JEALOUSY PARTY / RATBAG & ANTON MAIOF / ROCCHETTI & JANEK

OvO, featuring Bruno Dorella (Bachi da Pietra, Ronin, and so on) and Stefania Pedretti (Alos?, Allun) are one of the most amazing bands in Italy, and their live acts are awesome. In the same night, others italo-glories of experimental scene, such as Jealousy Party (Burp Enterprise, Mat Pogo…) and Claudio Rocchetti.




Some lo-fi pictures of Sun 13 by DuChamp

Hi fi pictures will come (yes, true!)

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Eternal Zio live in Berlin! by DuChamp

Eternal Zio (IT) is a semi acustic drone project featuring members of Asabikeshiinh,Rella the woodcutter and Valla. They use an home-made hurdy gurdy, violin, guitars, organ, percussion, voices. Infos here. Eternal Zio are touring in East Europe in March, and you can see their dreamy, magic performance also in Berlin, here:

Sat 5th March @ Loophole w/Iku Sakan  at 21.30

Sun 6th March @ Your Mum – Sanderstrasse 18 at 17

Mon 7th March @ Ichiyo w/Francesco Cavaliere at 21.30



Fuori i nomi! 1/Musica by DuChamp

We are very happy to announce that we have finally our definitive line-up.  It has been really hard to choose, but, inspired a bit by Sam Wagstaff, we decide to present just music that we love, no matter where it comes from and how is produced, and furthermore we were delighted by the possibility of using the EVP in an aesthetical sense, so we like to think that each artist we have choosen deal a bit (maybe unconsciously) with mystery and wonder, sometimes letting the surprise of the creation taking over the control of the execution.  So, here’s the names…for detailed infos, go here

Siamo molto felici di annunciarvi che finalmente abbiamo una line-up definitiva. E’ stato molto difficile decidere, ma, un pò ispirate da Sam Wigstaff, abbiamo deciso di presentare solo musica che amiamo, non importa da dove venga e come sia prodotta, e inoltre siamo deliziate dal poter usare il concetto di EVP in senso estetico, quindi ci piace pensare che ogni nostro artista abbia, magari incosciamente a che fare con il mistero e la meraviglia, magari lasciando la sopresa della creazione prendere il sopravvento sul controllo dell’esecuzione. Quindi, qui ci sono i nomi, per informazioni piu’ dettagliate, vi rimandiamo qui

In alphabetic order:

Adrian Shepard (UK)

http://www.adrianshephard.com/

Fausto Maijstral (IT/NZ/DE)

http://www.myspace.com/faustomaijstralband

Francesco Cavaliere (IT) & Marcel Türkowsky (DE)

http://www.myspace.com/marceltuerkowsky

http://www.nathiascatola.com/

LifeLoop (IE)

http://lifeloop.org/

Miguel Negrão (PT/NE)

http://www.friendlyvirus.org/artists/zlb/zlb_music.html

Preslav Literary School (UK)

http://www.preslavliteraryschool.co.uk

Rinus Van Alebeek (NL)

http://zeromoon.com/rinus/

Roi Poingi (IL)

http://soundcloud.com/poingi

Thomas Zunk (DE)

http://www.myspace.com/thomaszunk

throuRoof (IT/DE)

http://www.blissland.co.cc




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