2 solo sets:
Marielle V. Jakobsons
Chuck Johnson is a composer and musician residing in Oakland, CA. He approaches his work with an ear towards the faults and instabilities that reveal latent beauty, and with a focus on American Primitive guitar, experimental electronics, and "folk minimalist" composition. Recordings of his work have been published by Merge, Three Lobed, Tompkins Square, Strange Attractors Audio House, Communion, and Amish. In 2013 Johnson released Crows In The Basilica on Three Lobed and toured internationally with his repertoire of solo acoustic guitar.
Sound artist and violinist Marielle V. Jakobsons creates electro-acoustic compositions of evocative, pulsing drones. She has published recordings on Thrill Jockey, Important Records, Digitalis, Mexican Summer, Root Strata, among others, and has toured across the Americas & Europe. A classically-trained musician turned sound designer and educator by trade, she creates and collaborates extensively in the experimental arts. Together with Gregg Kowalsky, she formed the band Date Palms and with Agnes Szelag Myrmyr. “Glass Canyon” is her second solo album of analog synthesizers and violin, was released by Students of Decay in Summer 2012. From 2007-2011 she performed under the moniker “darwinsbitch” and released the album “Ore” on Digitalis in 2009. See www.darwinsbitch.com for more.
$8-12 sliding scale donation
check out recording from Chuck Johnson's last performance @SG