Marisa Anderson channels the history of the guitar and stretches the boundaries of tradition. Her playing is fluid, emotional, and masterful, featuring compositions and improvisations that re-imagine the landscape of American music. Her work applies elements of minimalism, electronic music, drone and 20th century classical music to compositions based on blues, jazz, gospel and country music.
On the Web: Official Website | Bandcamp
Further Reading: First Avenue | Ballroom Marfa
Frank Rosaly is a drummer, composer and sound designer living in Amsterdam. He has been involved in the improvised and experimental music community since 2001 where he has become an integral part of the experimental music’s fabric, navigating a fine line between the vibrant improvised music, experimental, rock and jazz communities around the world. He contributes much of his time to performing and composing as well as organizing musical events, while also touring regularly domestically and internationally.
SheKhan is the musical duo of Kelly Coats and Kathleen Kim, which draws upon their years of collaborative experimentalcomposition and improvisation to create beat driven interlocking harmonies of flute, violin, vocals, mandocaster, synth, effects and more.
On the Web: Facebook | Bandcamp
Further Reading: LA Artstream | 1985 Studio | Armory Arts | The Deli Portland