Performances Reviews

Tortoise: Subtle Indie Rock, Aged for 20 Years


Tortoise, an instrumental five-piece band from Chicago, makes music of elaborate detail, rarely settling for a broad stroke when a sharp inflection might suffice. Most of the songs in its show on Saturday night, at the Bell House in Brooklyn, came with the complex interior movements of a timepiece.

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Mary Halvorson And Jessica Pavone On Tour

From Improvised Communications:

Next week, Mary Halvorson and Jessica Pavone will tour the East Coast in support of their recently released third recording, Thin Air (Thirsty Ear).

04/15: Slainte (Portland, ME)
04/16: The Lily Pad (Cambridge, MA)
04/17: The Buoy (Kittery, ME)
04/18: National Spiritual Alliance Hall (Amherst, MA)
04/19: The Third Degree (Asbury Park, NJ)

The duo will also perform this Saturday, April 11th as part of the Skirl Records party at The Bell House in Brooklyn.

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