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Gig spam: Seattle Tableland, The Stares, Transatlantic Icefloe 5/8/03
A gaggle of DL4's and various looping samplers will be deployed in the
course of the evening"
Thursday May 8, 9:00pm
$5 cover 21+
at the Tractor
5213 Ballard Ave NW
"transAtlantic iceFloe circumnavigates our hemisphere with glacial
and speed. Piloting this mass into the new millennium: Stuart McLeod
- SIL2K Ensemble), Robert Henson (guitar - SIL2K Ensemble), Kevin
(bass - Intonarumori), and Carl Farrow (guitar - *Polar, inBOIL). Set
dials to the year 2000. Bundle up. transAtlantic iceFloe has been
as 'music designed for re-programming minds and breaking wills'."
The Stares make music to fly to. They employ keys, guitars, drums,
vocals, dynamics, chords, and whatever else strikes their fancy to
their brand of rich minimalism. Angie Benintendi - keys, voice, Jason
Merculief - drums, Drew Whittemore - guitar, voice.
"TABLELAND is a guitar based instrumental, ambient, psychedelic-sound
based out of Seattle. Through a wash of slide and movie projector
the band, (Sorrells >gtr, Rosoff >bs, Krentz >cello, Hartnett >kys,gtr
Merculief >drms) weaves melodic soundscapes utilizing instruments,
samples, loops and grooves, evoking an intense, moody atmosphere
Don't miss this night of shared drummers, co-worker camaraderie, and