John Keston and Cody McKinney Present: Sound/Simulacra
January 24 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
$10 admission. $5 with student ID. Doors open 15 minutes before music starts.
Presented by John Keston & Cody McKinney
John C.S. Keston and Cody McKinney present: Sound / Simulacra: A monthly series which explores musical improvisation as a “faithful and intentionally distorted” representational process. Sound / Simulacra will bring together some of the Twin Cities most unique voices to “recreate, distort, and create the hyperreal.”
January’s Featured guest: Adam Svec
Longtime collaborator of John and Cody’s,songwriter, Adam Svec attempts to leverage melodies and simple song structures to tell stories. As an improviser, Svec brings the listener familiar scaffolding filled out by sonic architecture that is oddly unique, typically driven by his northern vision of the country.
Set 1: Adam Svec Solo (guitar, voice, electronics)
Set 2: Adam Svec plus John CS Keston (keyboard, synth, electronics) and Cody McKinney (bass, voice, electronics)
About Wednesday New Boundaries:
Jazz Central Studios becomes a veritable laboratory for new compositions and jazz experiments presented by stalwarts of the local jazz community.