Bill Orcutt is an American noise music and experimental icon. For a too-brief but essential period in the '90s, Orcutt, with drummer and then-partner Adris Hoyos, terrorized audiences in the Miami-based Harry Pussy, a devastatingly atonal and confrontational noise animal that melted free jazz's spir ... More >>
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Puja PatelToddla T (above) begets some obnoxious dancing (below)Once a month (every third Tuesday, to be precise), the East Village's Plan B hosts a nameless party that could very well be the best Tuesday-night-out around. Publicity is a word-of-mouth affair--lots of DJs re-Tweeting D ... More >>
Ignore the song titles. CREDIT.
The Bang on a Can Marathon
World Financial Center Winter Garden
Sunday, May 31
Verily, this fest has scaled back somewhat in recent years -- consider 2007's fairly insane 26-hour affair, wherein I emerged, groggy and disoriented, from the Winter Garden at around 4:3 ... More >>