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Re: GIG info Juana Molina/Bill and Rick Walker Santa Cruz RIO THEATRE 2/14 VALENTINE's DAY
Sounds like a great gig.
I heard of Juana through this site and love her sound.
Wish I could be there.
Have a good one.
On Sat, February 7, 2009 7:11 pm, Rick Walker wrote:
> He y'all,
> Bill and I are proud to announce that we will be opening for the
> wonderful Argentinan looper/singersongwriter *Juana Molina* on
> Day * at the *Rio Theatre *in *Santa Cruz, California*, next *Saturday,
> I saw Juana the first time opening for the Swedish singer/songwriter,
> Jose Gonzalez
> in San Francisco and then drove up there again to see her (and that's a
> 3 hour round trip
> for us) to see her headling Yoshi's in SF.
> She's really amazing.........combining acoustic guitar and beautiful
> whimsical songs with
> really unusual synthesizer and found sound elements woven in to make a
> very magical effect.
> She uses live looping extensively in her set. I love her music so am
> very excited for
> the chance to play there and to meet her.
> In Bill's project, *New Delta*, we will both be mining the territory
> that we began mining at the Y2K8 loofestival
> combing stylistic elements of harmony, melody and rhythm from the Nile
> the Ganges Delta, the Yantzte Delta and the Mississippi Delta with
> modern electronic
> psychedelic sensibilities.
> If you didn't catch that performance, please come check us out.
> Bill's doing just beautiful stuff on lap steel guitar with his LP-1
> firmly in control
> and I'll be doing all kinds of , hopefully tasetful, ,craziness to
> accompany him.
> Please come up and say hi if you can make it. And Bay Area loopers,
> this one really is
> worth the drive. You'll thank me if you make it.