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may 2006




Tue May 2 Susan Svrcek, piano
Program: John Cage - Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano
Zipper Concert Hall
Colburn School of Performing Arts
200 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012



Thu May 4 Spring Reverb 06
5th Annual Festival of Creative Music, Dance and Art

Borborygmus
Anna Homler
(LA), Steuart Liebig (LA)
G.E. Stinson (LA), DJ Tenshun, Nathan Hubbard
The Honey Bee Hive
1409 C Street
San Diego CA 92101
(619) 702-6010

$10 21+
8-10pm



Fri May 5 Spring Reverb 06
5th Annual Festival of Creative Music, Dance and Art

Trummerflora Collective
David Borgo, Rick Helzer, Gunnar Biggs, Nathan Hubbard
Dana Reason
(LA), Philip Gelb (Oakland), Tracy McMullen, Scott Walton
Gunther's Grass
Museum of Making Music
5790 Armada Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760) 438-5996

$10 All ages
7-11pm



Fri May 5 Nels Cline / Jeremy Drake duo
Pink Canoes (Ava Mendoza, Zach Watkins, Aram Shelton, Travis Johns, Noah Phillips)
Auto Da Fe (members of Amps for Christ, Blue Silk Suture, Pyramids on Mars) The Gowns
Il Corral
664 N. Heliotrope Dr
(just south of Melrose)
Los Angeles, CA 90004
323-663-0137



Sat May 6 Ventura New Music Festival
Curated by Jeff Kaiser

The Unmentionables (Kris Tiner, Nathan Hubbard and Noah Phillips)
Soundtrack Symphony (Tony Luna, Che Orozco, David Anthony Sotelo)
Ellen Burr
The Transhumans
    Bob Sterling: acoustic and electronic drums, fx, sampler, synth
    Patrick Rodriguez: synths, fx, sampler
    Justin Cassidy: synth, fx, sampler
Emily HayFlute, Voice, electronics + Carey Fosse, Electric Guitar
    + Joe Berardi, percussion
Michael Vlatkovich / William Roper
Ted Killian / William Harrington
Rich West
The Choir Boys Acoustic Quintet
The Mentones
Wayne Peet Trio

Ventura City Hall
(Atrium and Foyer)
501 Poli Street
Ventura, CA 93001

12 noon to 10 p.m.

11 bands for 10 bucks
(one price, all-day pass)

Tickets at the door only
No advance sales

ALL AGES



Sat May 6 Stephen "Lucky" Mosko Memorial Machine Project
1200 D North Alvarado Street
Echo Park, CA 90026
213-483-8761

FREE

8:00pm



Sat May 6 Spring Reverb 06
5th Annual Festival of Creative Music, Dance and Art

Thomas Dimuzio (SF), Hans Fjellestad (LA)
Charming Hostess (SF/Bay Area)
Micro-Ritmia (Mexico City)

plus DJ Tenshun
Sushi: Take Out at Limbo Fine Arts
1432 University Avenue
San Diego CA 92103
619-295-5393

Free admission. All ages.
presented in conjunction with
Sushi Performance and Visual Art

8-11pm



Sun May 7 Benefit for Tarantula Hill
see http://p206.ezboard.com/fiheartnoisefrm7.showMessage?topicID=6542.topic

The Haters
Joseph Hammer / Mitchel Brown duo
Sharon Cheslow
Toxic Loincloth
Improvisatyrs (bellerue vs kendall)
Wire Werewolves
Robedoor
Slujun
(aortega)
Unwrinkled Origami
Garbage in Honey
(local noise heartTHROB)
Il Corral
664 N. Heliotrope Dr
(just south of Melrose)
Los Angeles, CA 90004
323-663-0137



Sun May 7 Spring Reverb 06
5th Annual Festival of Creative Music, Dance and Art

Performance Hall:
12:00 - Madelyn Byrne, Peter Gach, Billy Hawkins, Michael Mufson
1:00 - Wormhole with Toni Pope
2:00 - School Workshop Band
3:00 - Micro-ritmia (Mexico City)

Black Box:
12:20 - Something Strange is Afoot
1:20 - TBA
2:20 - Trio Mahgreb
3:20 - Intense Situations of Peril (Long Beach)
4:20 - Charles Curtis
5:20 - Vinny Golia Septet (LA)

Outdoor Stage:
12:00 - Al Scholl (Denver), Robert Montoya
12:40 - Sarah Weaver (Chicago), James Ilgenfritz
1:40 - CSUSM Gamelan
2:40 - Ellen Weller, Bob Weller, Jason Robinson, James Ilgenfritz, Danny Campbell
3:40 - Paquito Villa (Mexicali), Nathan Hubbard, Tracy McMullen, Jason Robinson
4:40 - Baker's Union (SF/BayArea)
5:40 - Charming Hostess (SF/Bay Area)
Cal State San Marcos
333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd.
San Marcos CA 92096
(760) 750-4000



Tue May 9 Boris Baltschun & Serge Baghdassarians (Berlin)

Mark Trayle (L.A.)
{open}
144 Linden Ave.
Downtown Long Beach, CA 90802
562.499.OPEN
8:30pm
donations



Thur May 11 An Evening of Men Who Expose Themselves & the Guitars That Love Them

The Telekinetic Workshop (Portland)

&

Mycroft Holmes (LB)
{open}
144 Linden Ave.
Downtown Long Beach, CA 90802
562.499.OPEN
8:30pm
donations



Sat May 13 Mama's Gun Club: chapter 1 (2-night event)

Free Moral Agents
Ray Barbee
(w/ band)
Coaxial w/ Create(!)

$8 per night - *limited advance tickets/wristbands available only @ {open}
(*between 4/28 - 5/12)
$10 @ door, night of show
{open}
144 Linden Ave.
Downtown Long Beach, CA 90802
562.499.OPEN

doors @ 5:30 show @ 6pm



Sat May 13 David Rothbaum
David Kendall
Decibel BC
: B Baltschun + B Baghdassarians + J Catron + J Drake
Swinging Chandeliers
Il Corral
664 N. Heliotrope Dr
(just south of Melrose)
Los Angeles, CA 90004
323-663-0137



Sun May 14 Mama's Gun Club: chapter 1 (2-night event)

Look Daggers (feat. 2Mex, Ikey Owens, & members of Sexytime Explosion)
Free Moral Agents
Ray Barbee
(w/ Mattson Two)

$8 per night - *limited advance tickets/wristbands available only @ {open}
(*between 4/28 - 5/12)
{open}
144 Linden Ave.
Downtown Long Beach, CA 90802
562.499.OPEN

doors @ 5:30 show @ 6pm



Thu May 18 Jackie-O-Motherfucker

+

Green Heads in Blue Boxes
Carla Bozulich, voice, guitar
Jessica Catron, cello
Jeremy Drake, guitars
Corey Fogel, drums
David Rothbaum, analog synthesizer
Breathing Space Gallery
1307 Union (@ Pico)
Los Angeles, 90001



Fri May 19 Jeremy Drake, guitars
Harris Eisenstadt, drums, percussion
Kris Tiner, trumpet, flugelhorn
Ben Wright, contrabass, musical saw (from NM)

Paul "JR" Garrison, guitar
{open}
144 Linden Ave.
Downtown Long Beach, CA 90802
562.499.OPEN
8:30pm
donations



Sun May 21 Michael Grodsky aka grodzilla

Terry Wolverton will read from her recent work whilst
Michael Grodsky makes sounds from his very soul as played through a fender jaguar guitar.
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre
at the Barnsdall Art Park

4800 Hollywood Bl
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(just west of Vermont)
3pm



Sun May 21 Derek Bailey Memorial Concert

Jessica Catron - cello'
Jeremy Drake - guitar
David Rothbaum - synthesizer
Sara Schoenbeck - bassoon
Kris Tiner - trumpet
Ben Wright - bass
Cory Wright - reeds
Cafe Metropol
923 E. 3rd Street
L.A. CA 90013



Sun May 21 The RITA (Canada)
Pedestrian Deposit
Oscillating Innards
Redglare
Suicidal Tendons
Genius Females
Il Corral
664 N. Heliotrope Dr
(just south of Melrose)
Los Angeles, CA 90004
323-663-0137



Sun May 28 Michael Grodsky aka grodzilla

Terry Wolverton will read from her recent work whilst
Michael Grodsky makes sounds from his very soul as played through a fender jaguar guitar.
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre
at the Barnsdall Art Park

4800 Hollywood Bl
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(just west of Vermont)



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