Corridors & Brendan Murray * The Firehouse Gallery * 4.23.09

Another RAD event presented by Greg Davis.

Certainly shooting to make it out.

CORRIDORS

&

BRENDAN  MURRAY

live at the firehouse gallery
135 church st.
burlington, vt

april 23rd 2009
8 p.m.
$7

~ more information below ~

corridors

corridors / byron westbrook:
http://www.myspace.com/corridors
http://www.byronwestbrook.com/

Byron Westbrook (b. 1977) is an artist working with the dynamic quality of physical space using multi-channel sound and images. His audio/video performances under the name CORRIDORS involve the distribution of processed instrumental and environmental recordings through a multi-channel environment with a focus on energy distilled from sound and light. He has shared performance bills with Tony Conrad, Sawako, Stefan Tcherepnin, Lichens, Alessandro Bosetti, Jason Kahn, James Blackshaw, Anette Krebs, and Soft Circle, among many others. He has presented at venues such as Tonic, Roulette, ParisLondonWestNile, Les Vožtes (FR), Issue Project Room, Institute of Intermedia (CZ), Experimental Intermedia, Exit Art Gallery. Westbrook has also collaborated with Paris-based composer and former Kitchen curator Rhys Chatham in the drone metal group Essentialist (Table of the Elements), as well as performed in the ensembles of Phill Niblock, Rhys Chatham, Glenn Branca, Duane Pitre and Jonathan Kane. In 2007, he was the recipient of the Jerome Foundation Emerging Artists Commission through Roulette Intermedium and is currently the technical coordinator at Experimental Intermedia Foundation, NYC. Releases are forthcoming for both Corridors and Essentialist. He currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

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brendan murray

brendan murray:
http://www.brendanmurray.com/
http://buttonpushing.wordpress.com/
http://www.myspace.com/bpmwondersnevercease

Brendan Murray is a self-taught musician living in Somerville, MA.

He has actively
recorded and performed with electronics since 1999. He regards his music as a balance between spontaneous sound making and compositional rigor, with an emphasis on drones and repetition. He records and processes instruments
and tapes until all traces of instrumentality are blurred, leaving only large blocks of pure sound. He has recorded four full-length CDs, four cdrs and two cassettes for various record labels in the United States and Europe. Murray has also toured extensively throughout the United States as a solo performer and as a member of various improvising ensembles. He is actively involved with long distancecollaborations with musicians and sound artists such as Seth Nehil, Richard Garet and Chuck Bettis.

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