Justin Gage Los Angeles, CA
Today at AD: our travel essay about four-days in Marfa, Texas for the Marfa Myths festival, featuring performances by Pharoah Sanders, Roky Erickson, Weyes Blood, Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith and much more.
LA denizens: Our Dead Notes series co-presents Grateful Shred, April 20th at the Bootleg Theater. I'll be on deck playing a mess of records I rarely get to dig into live. Should get weird. Head crew: @mollusksurfshop @fairends @onlineceramics @davefarmer536e
A IX, 1923 // Moholy-Nagy exhibit @ LACMA. This cat was clean.
NYC: Save the date. Aquarium Drunkard presents @kikagaku.moyo at Rough Trade, Brooklyn. May 4th.
Playing the records Tuesday night at the Griffin in Atwater for @austinmccutchen's weekly shindig. 9-midnite. Come through, don't cost nothin.
Basquiat triptych / Horn Players, 1983. Ornithology.
George Condo / Dancing To Miles, 1985
Save the date: Aquarium Drunkard Presents - Thurston Moore Group, May 13th - Los Angeles.
Over at AD we caught up with the late/great Lift To Experience to discuss Christian mysticism, Texas punk roots, George Jones and the psychedelic nature of Roy Orbison.
Seventies synth magic man Don Muro is back via reissue. Have a taste at AD.