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The Radical Departure of Emmanuelle De Héricourt, or EDH

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I met with Emmanuelle De Héricourt, aka EDH, and her band mates Elmapi (drums) and Karen “Renka” (keyboards) in the backyard of a Brooklyn pub for our chat about her new album, Yaviz, and her upcoming debut shows in New York. By the time we were on the last sip of a beer, we were all exchanging tips…

19 Jun 2012 | 2 comments | More

Many Conversations Group Art Show: Between a Bang and a Whisper for Northside Festival 2012

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If a fabric sculpture wanted to entice a video of a changing Spanish landscape, what would it say?
Many Conversations, the official art exhibit of The Northside Festival 2012 curated by Peter Gynd and presented by Hypoallergenic, aimed to reveal the “formal and contextual relationships” that occur when artwork “converses” with artwork.

19 Jun 2012 | More

SSION – “Earthquake”

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Pulling from their midwestern roots, we get an onslaught of suburban imagery filtered through what has come to be expected as Ssion’s surreal lens. Aliens on iPads in Escalades, gas stations with Cupid, and Rabbit-headed high school custodians…

19 Jun 2012 | More

Northside Festival 2012 with Burning Star Core and White Ring: Thursday, June 14

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Europa, that tarnished old beauty of a ballroom off of Manhattan Avenue, added old world charm to the first night of the Northside Festival with its black croc walls and decaying gilt touches, the perfect backdrop for a night of dark splendor.

19 Jun 2012 | More