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Concert Mon Dec 17 2007

Your week beats our year...and a half

It's the end of the year, and everybody's scrambling to end the year in style. End-of-year holiday gatherings always bring up the inevitable fin de siecle feelings in us all as we race toward another new beginning. Among all the other enders and beginners that come with the final weeks of 2007, it's time you help the Elastic Foundation (2830 N. Milwaukee Ave, 2nd Floor) celebrate a year and a half of hosting Triage, a monthly musical series dedicated to showcasing free improvisation and experimental music exploration from this city and others. As the series sets its sails for the Empty Bottle in 2008, now's your last chance to dig this lovely venue which you might not have otherwise been privy to. Show starts at 8, suggested admission donation $5.

As this will be a hello/goodbye affair, expect a party atmosphere as you drift off to these sonic reducers: trio project Series Founders features Vadim Sprikut (Shattered Hymen a.o.), Brian Labycz, and Blake Edwards in a contemplative, field-recording-intensive atmosphere; Mykel Boyd will bring a lake of rippling effects to the lower end of your oh-so-sensitive ear-bones; Neil Jendon (ex-Zelienople) throbs amighty, scoring the war of never-neverland for guitar, synth, sampler, and more; also, instrument-makers (and vocal ululaters) par excellance Carol Genetti and Eric Leonardson will take the crowd by storm with their newest piece for golden throats and Electro-Who-Cardio-Schlooks tuned to resonant F minor. Just because your shoes are too tight doesn't mean you can't head over and indulge some roast beast with the rest of us. See you there!

 
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