September 7-9, 2012 Greenkill Retreat Center Huguenot, New York The electro-music festival is the world's premiere event for experimental electronic music. Now in its eighth year, this three day conference/music festival includes concerts, seminars, demonstrations, and jam sessions. The scope is very broad, covering all aspects of electro-music: experimental electronic music, circuit bending, computer music, electro-jazz, modular synthesis, musique concrete, improvisation, algorithmic composition, multi-media, visual art and much more. The focus will be on participant involvement, sharing, community development, audience education, and great music.
performing for the fall opening, alongside many great works of art from local artists!
Sounds Like: Stars of the Lid, Labradford, Windy & Carl, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Hammock
Label: Silber Records, Gears of Sand, Lo Bango Sound, Baresongs
Bio: Northern Valentine is a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania based ambient/drone collective anchored by husband and wife, Robert and Amy Brown. Their music is largely improvisational and is often set to original films that the collective has created.
Coaxing sounds from electric and acoustic sources, they...See Full Bio
“Northern Valentine’s music delivers a sense of floating in space or a communion with nature where the listener is enveloped in clouds of billowing sonics. The listener’s imagination can run wild creating images to accompany this ambient soundtrack...In sum, an awesomely hypnotic listening experience.”