9/8 – Righteous Girls and Sirius Quartet at Spectrum

DOUBLE BILL! RighteousGIRLS (Gina Izzo, flute & Erika Dohi, piano) team up with the Sirius Quartet (Fung Chern Hwei/ Gregor Huebner, violins; Ron Lawrence, viola; Jeremy Harman, cello) RighteousGIRLS will perform works by Christian Carey, Jonathan Ragonese, Judd Greenstein, Andy Akiho as well as joining forces with Sirius Quartet on works by Pascal Le BoeufContinue reading “9/8 – Righteous Girls and Sirius Quartet at Spectrum”

Julia Holter – Loud City Song

Julia Holter Loud City Song Domino Records Loud City Song, Julia Holter’s latest full length recording, is her first foray into a professional recording studio. Eschewing the bedroom/laptop pop aesthetic supplies Holter’s music with greater ambience and roomier textures. However, in her case, polished product does not equate to losing creative abandon. Her approach toContinue reading “Julia Holter – Loud City Song”

Jolie Holland makes a mixtape for Q2

Last week, songstress Jolie Holland shared a mixtape via Q2. The theme of the mix – “The Sound of the Road” – encompasses a wide range of music; some of the selections may surprise those familiar with Holland’s work. The lead off track is by Morton Feldman; there are also selections by Harry Partch, Gorecki,Continue reading “Jolie Holland makes a mixtape for Q2”