Newsbits: Anna Webber / Sacred Spaces / Eugene Chadbourne / Abbey Rader

Anna Webber’s Simple Trio is reviewed and profiled.

Sacred Spaces is a sound map of various church and religious settings worldwide. It “explores the sonic similarities between different religions, and different types of sacred space.”

The Chicago Reader reviews and profiles the reissue of Eugene Chadbourne‘s There’ll Be No Tears Tonight.

A recent video is an inside look at Abbey Rader and John McMinn creating a score for the upcoming film “Phenobarbital” by Jorge Rubiera. It features a solo session of Rader playing gongs and percussion and an improvised duet on piano and drums.