Ithaca’s premier experimental music event Naked Noise returns, with this annual large ensemble of improvised ritual drone featuring Sarah Hennies, Michael Stark, Josh Oxford, Heather Fae, Beau Mahadev, Chris Knight, members of The Kraken Quartet, Ithaca New Music Collective, Tender Cruncher, BRIAN!, No-Comply, otodojo, MONKI, Lady D & The Shadow Spirits, Monolith, and What Nerve. Visuals once again from the amazing Nils Hoover and team. Tickets & information available here.
Jason Kahn’s performances explore the physical and spiritual limits of breath, stretching the
voice to its breaking point. The disintegration of each vocal gesture leads to the next, creating a
structure where what remains with each evacuating breath creates a context for the entire piece. In partnership with Queer Sound Ithaca.
Brooklyn’s post-punk / coldwave trio in Ithaca for the first time. Details here.
Nasville via Ithaca heavy fusion duo Quail Turret return to Ithaca, on tour with playful synth-poppers Basic Printer. Details here.
Big Day In #12 coming your way this Saturday December 3rd at The Haunt. 25 bands, 12 hours, all ages and just $7. Tix on sale now!
Friend of IU – 1980 Underground has a show this Saturday 11/26/2016 at Sacred Root Kava Bar! 139 West State Street (Entrance on Geneva), no cover, all ages.
Power-pop, folk punk guru returns to Ithaca with full band in tow, to close our our third annual November Music Series at CSMA. More info here, tickets on sale Friday!
Ithaca Underground’s second annual ONE FEST hits in less than three week. We’ve upped the ante on this all day fest of extreme music, with Dragged Into Sunlight (UK), Primitive Man (CO), Cult Leader (UT) and tons of favorites from the Northeast – plus the all new Noise Deck stage, featuring 10 of New York State’s finest underground DIY experimental & noise acts, blasted through 3,000W of power, on the Haunt deck.
$15 for 24 acts.
Local queen of hiphop, Sammus, on the cusp of her new 1080p EP, is featured on NPR affiliate, WSKG here.
Get pumped for this Exploding In Sound double-feature, with one-off performances from Boston’s Pile & Palehound (as much requested, by you our IU community) and don’t miss what will be one of the best Ithaca shows of 2016.
Information here. Lust, Shore Acres Drive, & Teencat support.