Friday, March 30, 2012

feast your eyes & ears on this video (by drummer extraordinaire marc edwards) of a special motorized percussion set we did a few weeks ago. 

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

album & tour updates

the release date of 'sinews' has been pushed back one week to april 17th.

here is one of the tracks, now up on load's soundcloud page -

details about a release show in brooklyn coming very soon.

below is our 'death instinct tour' schedule for may at the moment.  most of the 'TBA' dates are cooking, but please get in touch if you can help.  see you all in a few months.

--- death instinct tour 2012 ---

sun may 6 - baltimore, md @ ottobar w/ friend collector, curse
mon may 7 - richmond, va @ strange matter
tues may 8 - carrboro, nc @ meadows of dan w/ hithrdaxodes, doom asylum
weds may 9 - atlanta, ga @ drunken unicorn w/ death domain, matt owen and the eclectic tuba
thurs may 10 - macon, ga @ golden bough bookstore w/ national dairy, xavii
fri may 11 - pensacola, fl @ sluggo's w/ altered state, little wimp
sat may 12 - new orleans, la @ mudlark public theater
sun may 13 - houston, tx @ mango's w/ cop warmth, the chemicals, electric sleep
mon may 14 - austin, tx @ 29th street ballroom w/ expensive shit, lechuguillas, coma in algiers
tues may 15 - las cruces/el paso/marfa @ TBA /////// HELP
weds may 16 - tempe, az @ meat market w/ marshstepper, drainbow
thurs may 17 - los angeles, ca @ beauty is pain w/ nasa space universe, low places, sheepshead, surplus killing, w.h.i.t.e.
fri may 18 - san francisco, ca @ hemlock tavern w/ high castle, ccr headcleaner
sat may 19 - oakland, ca @ sugar mountain w/ stillsuit (x-coughs), cube, no babies
sun may 20 - sacramento, ca @ boiz house w/ darling chemicalia, ennui trust
mon may 21 - drive
tues may 22 - portland, or @ kenton club w/ dragging an ox through the water
weds may 23 - olympia, wa @ swamp house
thurs may 24 - vancouver, bc @ zoo zhop w/ yellow thief, stamina mantis
fri may 25 - seattle, wa @ black lodge w/ white coward, mountainsss
sat may 26 - missoula, mt @ ole beck vfw post 209
sun may 27 - drive
mon may 28 - fargo, nd @ the aquarium
tues  may 29 - minneapolis, mn @ madame of the arts
weds may 30 - chicago, il @ treasure town w/ oozing wound, running
thurs may 31 - columbus, oh @ bourbon st cafe w/ sex tide, biff boff barf
fri june 1 - pittsburgh, pa @ 31st st pub w/ sistered, bearskull
sat june 2 - philadelphia, pa @ level room w/ hot guts, clippers, california x (x-shoppers)

Monday, March 12, 2012

ugEXPLODE part tonight

TONIGHT: we'll be playing a special piece starting at 9pm and continuing throughout the night at death by audio.

here are the other details:

"Weasel Walter (drums)/Marc Edwards (drums)/Denis Beuret (trombone)/Elliott Levin - hardcore free jazz/improvised music!

-Admiral Grey + Champagne Sequins: Talk, Show - Admiral Grey (I Feel Awesome, Cellular Chaos, Glass Lamborghini, Ecstatics) and Champagne Sequins (Champagne Sequins) give a very important and informative talk show event discount united city bargain performance that spirals into an infinity of greatness.

Rust Worship - Paul Haney plays the noises you love to hear

David Buddin - a special panel discussion between the famous modern composer and his cohorts BJ Rubin and Weasel Walter. Excerpts from his upcoming ugEX CD "Canticles" will be played and ruminated upon with beers in hand.

Michael Foster/Kid Millions - first time meeting between this up-and-coming saxophone powerhouse and the Oneida drum smasher par excellence! expect "kick ass" to happen."