House of Vans Brooklyn w/ Slowdive, Farrows
7:00 AM07:00

House of Vans Brooklyn w/ Slowdive, Farrows

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This year, the Vans House Parties series evolves where each headlining artist will act as a curator, hand-picking all supporting talent and will be creating a personalized visual art experience for fans. To support and elevate emerging talent, one unsigned band or artist will be chosen by the headliner to open each Vans House Party show. More details coming soon…


RSVP for the free Slowdive show at House of Vans Brooklyn on June 30 opens today. Headliners are picking the openers for this season’s shows at House of Vans, and openers for Slowdive are local bands Farrows and Vorhees. Slowdive recently remixed Vorhees, and Simon Scott said:

After hearing Black Horse Pike by Vorhees late last year it quickly became a favourite track of ours by a very promising fresh artist from New York! We jumped at the chance to remix this track and aimed to compliment the heart-breaking melody and the propelling rhythmic properties of the track with some modular synths, treated acoustic guitars and some spliced up vocal manipulations that steer the song into a more David Lynch dream state. Vorhees is our favourite new American artist and we are excited to reshape this track and add fragments of Slowdive to the overall sound of it.

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Julius Eastman: Crazy Evil Gay
8:00 PM20:00

Julius Eastman: Crazy Evil Gay

Julius Eastman perfected his multifarious minimalism in three works of the late 1970s: Crazy NiggerEvil Nigger, and Gay Guerrilla. Each work is scored for multiple instruments of the same kind. Co-presented with and taking place at The Knockdown Center , the concert features Evil Nigger and Crazy Nigger performed as a piano quartet by Joseph KuberaDynasty BattlesMichelle Cann, and Adam Tendler as well as Gay Guerrilla in a version for a large electric guitar ensemble scored by Dustin Hurt. 


Julius Eastman: Evil Nigger (1979)  
Adam Tendler, Dynasty Battles, Michelle Cann, and Joseph Kubera, pianos

Julius Eastman: Gay Guerrilla (1979) 
Version for electric guitar ensemble scored by Dustin Hurt. Featuring Chris CochraneShahzad IsmailySara Landeau (The Julie Ruin), Taylor Levine and James Moore of Dither, Jordan Martin (Daphne), Ava MendozaJade Payne (Aye Nako), Brandon RossKenji Shinagawa, and Vorhees (Dana Wachs), among others.

Julius Eastman: Crazy Nigger (1979)  
Adam Tendler, Dynasty Battles, Michelle Cann, and Joseph Kubera, pianos

January 28, 8pm
Tickets $25 General

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The performance is part of “Julius Eastman: That Which is Fundamental,” curated by Tiona Nekkia McClodden and Dustin Hurt, organized by The Kitchen with the Eastman Estate and Bowerbird.

“Julius Eastman: That Which is Fundamental” is made possible with the generous support of Robert D. Bielecki Foundation and Paula Cooper; endowment support from Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust; annual grants from The Amphion Foundation, Inc., The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., Howard Gilman Foundation, and The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation; and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Original support for “That Which is Fundamental” was provided by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, Philadelphia.

Pianos for this performance have been generously provided by Yamaha. 

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off // kilter at SWN festival • Cardiff Wales
to Oct 8

off // kilter at SWN festival • Cardiff Wales

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Swn Festival 2017 Presents:
off // kilter
Sat 7th October 2017
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
£20 adv | 4:30pm | All Ages
As part of the new look Swn Festival, we are proud to announce a partnership with the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama (RWCMD) to bring a new event to Cardiff on October 7th - off // kilter.

With a quieter, more experimental feel than some of the more raucous events hosted by Sŵn, off // kilter will give ticket holders the chance to be a part of several completely different musical experiences, in the impressive setting of the world-class Royal Welsh College. 

From the raw, folk-infused songs of RICHARD DAWSON, to the experimental sounds of Welsh electronic duo Cotton Wolf via the haunting vocals of RHAIN, a theatrical performance by Ed Dowie, to the eclectic ambient pop vibes of Vorhees

Promoter and Sŵn Festival co-founder, John Rostron, said: “With this year’s new format for Sŵn, we wanted to create events that were not previously possible within the confines of one weekend and limited venues and audience. 

“For the first time, we’re bringing a group of artists you wouldn’t necessarily expect to find at the Royal Welsh College. Performances will alternate between spaces so you can come and watch all half dozen. It’s a more off kilter version of Sŵn, hence the name. We want people to go on a journey through electronics, sonics and voice with some remarkable talent in a beautiful building.”

To read John’s blog about the event and how it came to be, click here:

No alcohol is allowed in the Dora Stoutzker Hall but it can be consumed in the lobby where there'll be performances.

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7:00 PM19:00

Concert for Yoko Ono • Hirshhorn Museum/Smithsonian WDC

Vorhees will be accompanying Lizzie Bougatsos (Gang Gang Dance/I.U.D) with Brendan Canty (Fugazi/Deathfix) to honor Yoko Ono at the Hirshhorn Museum September 17.


Sunday, September 17
7–10 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m., concert begins at 8 p.m.)
Hirshhorn Members: $20 pre-sale/Available online now
Member code required; limit 4 tickets per Member. Questions? Reach out at
General public: $25/Available online now
Cash bar

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