Archive for November, 2010

Childsplay

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

What do you call an ensemble that plays instruments all created by the same master? Childsplay! For twenty six years violin-maker/musician Bob Childs and a rotating roster of virtuoso musicians perform music ranging from Slavo-Celtic dance tunes to rockabilly. You can see them kick off their East Coast tour at New York’s Symphony Space on December 3.
Childsplay
Photo Credit: Frank Siteman

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Broken Social Scene at Le Guess Who

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

Canadian indie collective Broken Social Scene maintain a revolving door of stellar musicians to craft both great albums and vibrant live performances. You can see them at Le Guess Who Festival in Utrecht on November 25.
Broken Social Scene
Le Guess Who Festival
Photo Credit: Danielle St. Laurent

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Thievery Corporation at HOT

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Thievery Corporation has never turned away from overtly political messages in their genre-busting musical repertoire. They’ve played sold-out festivals around the world, pairing their politics with dazzling live performances. You can see them at HOT Festival in Buenos Aires on November 20.
Thievery Corporation
HOT Festival

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Bearfoot in Anchorage

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Bearfoot are the best and brightest of a new generation of musicians reshaping American roots music. You can call it “post-bluegrass” or “new-timey”, or just call it great music. Go see Bearfoot at the University of Alaska in Anchorage on November 19.
Bearfoot

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