Archive for the ‘Poetry’ Category

Gigs, June 2014

June 29, 2014

First Thursday: Sound and Poetry
June 5 @ 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Disembodied Poetics: [Wells ME; Holyoke, Lowell MA]
Rick Breault – laptop
Stephanie Lak – voice, cassettes, electronics
Walter Wright – drums, percussion
and
Steve RAT Albert, Peter Eliopolis, Ben Hersey, Gabby Lash, Eero Ruuttila, I’d m Theftable

AHNE 2014 (Analogue Heaven Northeast)

June 7 @ 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Bob Chidlaw, Eric Crawley, Kyle Jarger, Miss Olivia Kennett, Stephanie Lak, James Mondor, David Russell, Walter Wright – analogue synths including a Buchla Music Easel, ARP 2600, Polygamist, and a couple of BoardWeevils.

June 12 @ 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Bisson Lak Wright Trio: [Manchester NH, Lowell MA]
Marc Bisson – prepared guitar
Stephanie Lak – audio paraphernalia
Walter Wright – drums
and
Captain Martini & the Keystoners, Circle Burp, Safer Streams

June 17 @ 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Three Beards Is Better Than One: [NY, NH, MA]
Al Margolis – viola, clarinet, alto recorder
Dave Seidel – electronics
Walter Wright – drums

Cheap Seats
June 19 @ YMCA, Cambridge MA
H. R. Pufnhugs: [Roslindale, Somerville, Lowell MA]
Forbes Graham – trumpet
Stephanie Lak – audio paraphernalia
Michael Rosenstein – homebrew electro-acoustic instruments
Walter Wright – drums
and
a lot more people, 7-10pm, 10min sets.

June 27 at 119 Gallery
Bisson Gelineau Lak Wright: [Manchester NH, Lowell MA]
Marc Bisson – unprepared guitar
Jen Gelineau – violin
Stephanie Lak – audio paraphernalia
Walter Wright – drums
with
Jane Boxall, mysterybear, Zack Root

June 29 @ The Armory, Somerville MA
Cage Variations III with 100 musicians, in memory of Lou Cohen.

Gigs, February 2013

February 28, 2013

February 8 @ 119 Gallery
Solos, duets and other configurations featuring
CJ Boyd – electric bass guitar and Jessica Pavone – violin
with Kit Demos – upright bass, electronics; Luther Gray – drums, percussion; Steve Norton – reeds, celesta, electronics; Walter Wright – electronics, drums

February 16 Opensound @ Third Life Yoga, Somerville MA
bodydrama: Joe Burgio – movement with Lou Cohen – laptop; Forbes Graham – trumpet; Steve Norton – reeds, electronics; Andrea Pensado – laptop, zither; Matt Samolis – flute
Live movement & soundtrack for the film Fall of the House of Usher [1928]

February 21 FleXFest @ floft, Boston MA
flandrew’s pre XFest party with Walter Wright – electronics with many more.

February 23 XFest 2013 @ UnchARTed, Lowell MA
XFest 2013 Jazz & Poetry
Disembodied Poetics: Rick Breault – laptop; Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics; Walter Wright – drums
with local poets Stephen Anstey and Michael Hoerman
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Apocalypso: Joe Burgio – movement; Shayna Dulberger – upright bass, electronics; Chris Welcome – guitar; Walter Wright – electronics

February 24 XFest 2013 @ Lowell Telecommunications Corp, Lowell MA
XFest 2013 Local Bands
One-Armed Mist: Steve Norton – reeds; Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics; Walter Wright – electronics

February 28 @ floft, Boston MA
Katt Hernandez – violin with Joe Burgio – movement; fleisenberg – drums; Steve Norton – reeds; Andrea Pensado – laptop, voice

Gigs, July 2012

July 31, 2012

July 2 @ Weirdo Records, Cambridge MA
Norton Wright Duo: Steve Norton – sopranino, toy piano, electronics, Honeytone; Walter Wright – electronics, Honeytone

July 7 @ 119 Gallery
Fireworks Pants [::] A Mighty Blowout FEST
Disembodied Poetics: Rick Breault – laptop; Derek Fenner – typewriter, poetry; Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics; Walter Wright – electronics
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Lak Wright Duo: Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics; Walter Wright – electronics
with Steve Norton – reeds, electronics
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bodydrama: Joe Burgio, Betty Wang – movement; Steve Norton, reeds, electronics; Walter Wright – electronics
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Lak Wright Duo: Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics; Walter Wright – electronics
with Id m Theft Able – voice, table of acoustic oddiments

Playing with BiRdOrGaN, Abram Taber, Id m Theft Able, and Home Body. Final shows for Disembodied Poetics and Lak Wright Duo. Stephanie is moving to San Francisco and Derek to Oakland. I will miss them!

July 13 @ 119 Gallery
Apocalyso CD Release miniTour
Apocalypso: Shayna Dulberger – upright bass, electronics; Chris Welcome – guitar; Walter Wright – electronics with Joe Burgio – movement

Plus Ali Henry Duo: Sean Ali – upright bass; Jake Henry – trumpet

July 14 @ l’envers, Montreal QC
Apocalyso CD Release miniTour
Apocalypso: Shayna Dulberger – upright bass, electronics; Chris Welcome – guitar; Walter Wright – electronics

Plus That Fucking Guitar Quartet.

July 15 @ Umi Cafe, Ottawa ON
Apocalyso CD Release miniTour
Apocalypso: Shayna Dulberger – upright bass, electronics; Chris Welcome – guitar; Walter Wright – electronics

July 16 @ l’envers, Montreal QC
Apocalypso: Shayna Dulberger – upright bass, electronics; Chris Welcome – guitar; Walter Wright – electronics

Studio session with Ellwood Epps – trumpet and Evan Lipson – upright bass.

July 17 @ Marsonic 204, Montreal QC
Apocalyso CD Release miniTour
Apocalypso: Shayna Dulberger – upright bass, electronics; Chris Welcome – guitar; Walter Wright – electronics

Studio session with Crabe and Leamers!

July 18 @ Cafe Maglianero, Burlington VT
Apocalyso CD Release miniTour
Apocalypso: Shayna Dulberger – upright bass, electronics; Chris Welcome – guitar; Walter Wright – electronics

July 28 @ 119 Gallery
Sonorium 8
Los Condenados: Andrea Pensado – voice, laptop; Jules Vasylenko – bamboozle; Walter Wright – electronics

Playing with Blue Sausage Infant, Gay Shapes, Hi-Speed Coeds.

July 31 @ Whitehaus Family Record, Jamaica Plain MA
Los Condenados: Andrea Pensado – voice, laptop; Jules Vasylenko – bamboozle; Walter Wright – electronics

Playing with Fire Death, Ilza, Triode, BANG! BROS.

Gigs, February 2012

February 29, 2012

Feb 4 @ Flopera, Boston
Naoko Brown, Joe Burgio, Callie Chapman-Korn, Lou Cohen, Aisha Cruse, Christophe Delerce, Akrm Foam, Lynn Frederikson, flandrew fleisenberg, Loren Groenendaal, Josh Jefferson, Paul Kafka-Gibbons, Max Lord, Matt Murphy, Steve Norton, Joo Won Park, Megan & Peter Price, Liz Roncka, Michael Rosenstein, Betty Wang, Walter Wright

Feb 9 @ Pop-up Gallery, Lowell
Lak Wright Duo: Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics, Walter Wright – electronics, drums with Michael F Dailey Jr – drums

Feb 10 @ 119 Gallery
Beasts of Improvisation on Parade: (all acoustic) Marc Bisson – acoustic guitar, Michael F Dailey Jr – drums, Kit Demos – double bass, Forbes Graham – trumpet, Ben Klein – tuba, Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics, prepared guitar, Karen Langlie – cello, Steve Norton – reeds, Junko Simons – cello, Walter Wright – percussion, Jeffrey Young – violin, dei Xhrist – voice

Feb 11 @ Pop-up Gallery, Lowell
Derek Fenner reading with Rick Breault – laptop, Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics, Walter Wright – electronics, drums
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Nenakata: Stephanie Lak – voice, guitar, keys, Eric Stewart – voice, guitar, Olivia Close – bass, drums, Anthony Richerdz – drums, bass, Ghandi – drums, Walter Wright – electronics, drums

Feb 21 @ the Aviary, Jamaica Plain
O-AM (One-Armed Mist): Arkm Foam – cassettes, Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics, Walter Wright – electronics and Forbes Graham – trumpet

Feb 23 @ Flopera, Boston
Lak Wright Duo: Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics, Walter Wright – electronics, drums

Feb 24 – Sun 26 XFest 2012 @ 119 Gallery
O-AM (One-Armed Mist): Arkm Foam – cassettes, Stephanie Lak – voice, guitar, electronics, Michael F Dailey Jr – drums, Walter Wright – electronics, drums
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Nenekata: Stephanie Lak – vocals, electronics; Eric Stewart – guitar; Olivia Close – bass, drums; Anthony Richerdz – drums, bass; Ghandi – drums; Walter Wright – electronics, drums

One-Armed Mist, Studio @ November 6, 2011

February 2, 2012

One-Armed Mist: Arkm Foam – cassettes; Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics; Michael F Dailey Jr – voice, drums; Walter Wright – electronics with all the fake plants we could find.
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Derek Fenner reading with Stephanie Lak – voice, electronics; Walter Wright – percussion

Produced by Eric Sack for Lowell Community Television Corp, thanks Eric 8^)

Lowell Celebrates Kerouac!, 2011

December 22, 2011


Christ Among Puffers, collage by Steve Dalachinsky

Lowell Celebrates Kerouac! recorded October 9, 2011 @ 119 Gallery

LCK! is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote a better understanding and appreciation of Jack Kerouac’s life and literature. Founded in 1985, LCK! sponsors literary programs year round, including a festival in the first weekend of October. Kerouac fans and scholars from across the United States and around the world travel to Lowell for the festival.

An evening of Poesie and Music with Steve Dalachinsky, Poet in Residence produced by Rick Breault.

Steve Dalichinksy – reading
with
Rick Breault – laptop
Stephanie Lak – voice, guitar, electronics
Walter Wright – drums

Click here for track LCK!

Gigs, November 2011

November 25, 2011

Nov 5 @ 119 Gallery
a trio: Nick Colella – guitar; Walter Wright – electronics; Michael F Dailey Jr – drums.

Nov 6 @ Lowell Telecommunications Corp, Studio@ produced by Eric Sack
One-Armed Mist: Stephanie Lak – voice, objects; Arkm Foam – cassettes; Might Mike – drums; Walter Wright – electronics.
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Derek Fenner – reading with Stephanie Lak – voice, guitar; Walter Wright – drums

Nov 19 @ Opensound, Somerville MA
bodydrama: Joe Burgio, Aisha Cruze, Betty Wang – movement; Lou Cohen – laptop; Andrew Eisenberg – percussion; Morgan Evans-Weiler – violin; Arkm Foam – cassettes; Forbes Graham – trumpet; Steve Norton – reeds; Matt Samolis – flute; Walter Wright – electronics.

Nov 26 @ Flopera House, Boston MA
Joe Burgio – movement, Buzz ??? – voice, Andrew Eisenberg – drums, Joshua Jefferson – reeds, Jack Callahan – drum, Gordon Marshall – reading, Steve Norton – reeeds, Andrea Pensado – laptop, Ron ??? – voice, Jules Vasylenko – bamboozle, Walter Wright – electronics.