Wednesday, March 17, 2010

steve adams' dark forest trio live @ hemlock tavern s.f. 02/21/10

steve adams' dark forest trio @ hemlock tavern s.f.  by  organofqwerty
steve adams: alto sax
scott amendola: drums, electronics
john hanes: laptop, electronics
jazz is referenced. so are the flintstones. 
i used some some great stuff i grabbed from ubuweb, including "via (48 dante variations)" by caroline bergvall, "night birds" by sainkho namtchylak, a little bit of signifying monkey, and a walk-on by kurt schwitters. 

Monday, March 15, 2010


organ of qwerty : dreambira from organofqwerty on Vimeo.

music and video by john hanes (except for the shangri-las bits). video shot on iphone 3g with qik video. music recorded and mixed on live 8.1.1 with liberal use of max for live devices, including ml.grainfreeze, ml.circular.doppler, fp.granulate, and a bunch of pluggos. video edited on imovie '09.

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

jo(h)n+aurora live @ ivy room

free improvisation recorded live at the ivy room, albany ca. on 01/25/10.
jon raskin: saxes
john shiurba: guitar
aurora josephson: voice
john hanes: drums
there's eight tracks here - hit the fast forward button to advance.
<a href="">jo(h)n+aurora1 by organofqwerty</a>