Hot off the presses! Nothing Fancy Just Music compilation featuring Erase Errata, The Sissies, Missing Tooth, Bebe & Serge, Zeek Sheck, M.C. Trachiotomy w/ XBXRX, Tracy & The Plastics, Panty Raid, Chromatics, and Peaches. The Touchton brothers are now in SF: Chris is Da Hawnay Troof, Steve is Snowsuit, both are in K.I.T. (with Kristy Lil Pocketknife and George Chen of Boxleitner), and Chris is touring with Quintron and Miss Pussycat.
Sharon Cheslow & Coterie Exchange's "Lullabye from the Sky" release on Decomposition is out now. She'll be performing with Tim Perkis at the next Rockland Festival on Nov. 10th. Also upcoming:
-----sound installation in Art That Moves II group exhibit, for the SF International Mechanical, Kinetic & Electronic Arts Festival at CELLspace (2050 Bryant St., San Francisco), Saturday October 26th, 6-10 pm.
-----"Fan Dance" (choreography by Alyssa Lee Wilmot, sound by Sharon) at Mills College Haas Pavillion Studio One (5000 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland), Friday December 6th 8pm.
The Quails' new release "Atmosphere" on Inconvenient is out now, and is available for distribution. They have a new website at www.thequails.com.
Also available for distribution, Blevin Blectum's solo cd on Deluxe.
The Erase Errata / Numbers 3" cd can be ordered directly from Tigerbeat6.
Deerhoof will be releasing a new cd on Kill Rock Stars/5 Rue Christine in early 2003.
Sadie Shaw and Sarah Reed (ex-Bonnot Gang, Lies) are in a new band The Husbands.
Cynthia Connolly will have the following photo exhibits:
-----Bologna, Italy, Rock Action at the "sestosenso Artclub" via Petroni 9. Free entrance from lunch to 10:30PM, M-Sat, closes October 26th.
-----York, Alabama, opening Friday October 11th for Rooster Festival, 602 2nd Avenue. Show is there for a couple months.
[NOTE: Cynthia is doing an amazing artist's residency at the Rural Studio in Alabama until next spring]