New-York-based noise rock quartet Kite Operations will be performing at their CD "Festival" Release Party this Saturday. The bill features a number of K.O.'s friends and compatriots from San Francisco, Boston, Chicago, and Virginia (yours truly will be performing with her duo Grapefruit Experiment. Their new disc Festival - noise charged with emotional depth and beauty - is put out by Actually Records.
They describe the sound of Festival as the following: "Filled with visceral noise spirituals, ‘Festival’ is a joyous exaltation for the no-wave set; an exhilarating testament to the band’s ability to infuse dissonant experimentation with the emotionally incisive."
Grapefruit Experiment http://grapefruitexperiment.wordpress.com/ (VA)
Faello Nor http://www.myspace.com/faellonor (Boston)
XYZR_KX http://www.xyzrkx.com/ (Chicago)
Jienan Yuan http://www.jienanyuan.com/ (Chicago)
The Gold Medalists http://thegoldmedalists.com/ (SF)
Jack Tung http://www.jacktungmusic.com/ (SF)
Kite Operations http://www.kiteoperations.com/
and DJ sets by Zach Lipkins http://www.myspace.com/zachlipkins
Doors at 6:00 PM
Admission $8, 21+ (Please bring ID)
557 Manhattan Ave.
(On the corner of Driggs ave. and Manhattan Ave.)
Brooklyn, NY 11222-3919
Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/#/event.php?eid=125361251491&index=1