Upcoming Events . . .
Sat., 11/16 (Buffalo) at Hallwalls: 10³²K ft. Frank Lacy (trombone, trumpet), Kevin Ray (contrabass), and Andrew Drury (drums, percussion). $15 general admission $12 students/seniors $10 members. 8pm. LINK
Mon., 11/18 (Buffalo) at Esssex St. Pub: Vinyl Mondays w/ Needles Numark. 10pm. No cover. LINK
Wed., 11/20 (Buffalo) at Facility. Tigery Hatchery (chicago), Jerk (Cleveland), Steve Bazckowski (Buffalo), Oxygen Starvation (Buffalo). 7:00. LINK
Past Events. . .
Fri. 12/14 (Buffalo): House show (100 Plymouth Avenue)- I’d M Theft Able (Maine), Sympathetic System (Ithaca), TJ Borden (Rochester/Buffalo). $5. BYOB. LINK
Fri., 12/14 (Buffalo): at Hallwall’s – Wooden Cities Winter Concert I. $7 Students/Seniors, $10 General Admission. LINK.
Sat. 12/15 (Buffalo): at Squeaky Wheel – The 12th Annual Squeaky Wheel Dys(FUN)ctional Holiday Party + Screening. LINK
Sat. 12/15 (Buffalo) at the Vault – X-Mas Apocalypse Dance Party ft. Frankie NP, Jack Topht, Dan O, and ABCDJ. $5. BYOB. After party for Squeaky Wheel’s Holiday Party. LINK.
Sat. 12/15 (Hamilton): at Homegrown Hamilton -Kontravoid (Tortonto), Huren (Hamilton), and DJ Rich Oddie of Orphx and Magic Shadows (Hamilton). LINK.
Sat. 12/15 (Rochester): at the Visual Studies Workshop – New England’s Finest ft. Hello Shark (Vermont), Tiger Saw (Massachusetts), I’M ID THEFTABLE (Maine), Big Brain and the Drug Cartel (Rochester), and Dream Girls (Rochester). 8pm. $5. LINK
Thurs., 12/20 (Buffalo): at Nietzsche’s – End of the World Party ft. The Stamplickers, Gut Pole, Mallwalkers, and DJ Needles Numark. LINK
Fri., 12/21 (Buffalo): at St. Joesph’s Parish- Quartet for the End of the Apocalypse. LINK.
Mon., 12/24 (Buffalo): at Essex St. Pub -Vinyl Monday’s X-Mas Eve Party ft. Needles Numark and Teen Wolf. 9pm. No cover. LINK
Wed., 12/26 (Rochester): at the Sacred Sphinx. Luca Sigurta (Italy), Rotten Psyche (NJ), Freeman/Borden/Cain (Buffalo/Roc), Blood and Bone Orchestra, Big Swamp. 9pm. $5-$8. BYOB.
Thursday, 12/27 (Buffalo): at the Vault. Freeman/Borden/Cain Trio with Damian, Sean Kader, Julie Byrne, and Jax Deluca. LINK. 8pm. $6.
Sunday, 12/30 (Buffalo): at the Vault. Noise Show ft. scant (richmond), JM//WAVE (richmond), blessed sacrifist (milwaukee), waves crashing piano chords (rochester), swallowing bile (rochester) LINK. 8pm, $5.
Monday, 12/31 (Toronto): at Tomorrow Gallery. NY3 ft. work by Georgia Dickie, Jillian K Ross, Brady Bothwell, and Wifihifiscifift and DJ sets by Max Mohenu, Silvermayne, Pursuit Grooves, and Slow Pitch Live. Tickets: $25 in advance. $30 at the door
Friday, 1/4 (Valatie, NY): at the SoundBarn. A Celebration of Tape Drift Records ft. Matt Weston, Jason Cosco, Parashi, Fossils from the Sun, soundBarn and more. 8pm. LINK
Saturday, 1/12 (Buffalo): at Hardware. Cages w/ special guests. 8pm. LINK
Wednesday, 1/16 (Rochester): at the Bug Jar Cairo (Rochester trio ft. C.J. Boyd on bass and samples, John Horner on bass, and Ariel Cruz on drums) Tour Kick Off w/ Blood and Bone Orchestra, Crush the Junta, and Rash. 8pm. $6. LINK
Wednesday 1/16-March 10 (Toronto): The Justina M. Barnicke Gallery and the Blackwood Gallery present: Volume Hear Here. Curated by Christof Migone. LINK
Thursday, 1/17 (Buffalo): at Old Editions Book Shop presents Experimental Music w/ guest presenter James Piazza. 7pm. LINK
Friday, 1/18 (Rochester): at the Carriage House. Buff McGruff, The Merchants, Violet Honey, Ligaments, and Jack Topht. 9PM. LINK
Saturday, 1/19 (Buffalo): at the Vault. Tuurd (Rochester), Wild Gone Girls (Rochester), Baczkowski/Sack Duo (Buffalo), and VWLS (Buffalo). LINK
Saturday, 1/19 (Hamilton): at the Casbah. YAMANTAKA/SONIC TITAN w/ WTCHS and Melville. 9pm. $10. LINK
Monday, 1/21 (Buffalo): at Essex St. Pub. Vinyl Mondays with Needles Numark. 9pm. No Cover. LINK
Thursday, 1/24 (Toronto): at Tranzac Club, Elfin Choirs, Bryan W Bray & Victor Cirone, Orenada. 10pm. $5 donation.
Thursday, 1/24 (Hudson): at Hangrr 18. Noise and More: Isa Christ (Brooklyn), Triode (Boston), Grabbass Cowboys (Albany), World Lines (Hudson). 9pm. LINK
Friday, 1/25 (Buffalo): at Squeaky Wheel, the Here and Now Media Artists Showcase. 10-minute art presentations by Alex Derwick, Bobby Gryznger, Eliseo Ortiz, Byron Rich Heather Brand, Liz Rywelski, and You Qi. Free. LINK
Friday, 1/25 (Ithaca): at the Loft. See Red: A night of primitive, ethereal, unconventional sound ft. Heather Fae Speaker & Co., Underground River, Ommie Wise. 9:30pm. LINK
Saturday, 1/26 (Buffalo):at the Vault. Cinnamon Aluminum, Well Worn Boot, and Moho Collective. 9pm. $5. Link
Sunday, 1/27 (Buffalo): at the Vault. Cairo (Rochester trio ft. C.J. Boyd on bass and samples, John Horner on bass, and Ariel Cruz on drums). Also ft. Bear Flames (Buffalo). Doors at 8pm. $5. LINK
Monday, 1/28-Fri., 2/1 (Toronto): Beautiful Buffalo Week at Videofag. Weeklong celebration of Buffalo in Toronto with readings, screenings, and talks. LINK
Friday, 2/1 (Buffalo) at the Vault. Oceans Inside of Us: new works by Kaitlin Frisicaro. Plus Arrington De Dionsyo/ Ravi Padmanabha Duo. Starts at 7 with music to follow at 10 pm. LINK
Friday, 2/1 (Buffalo) at Soundlab. Tarpit (Detroit), Sick Llama (Detroit), Stagnant Fluid (Detroit), China UFO (Rochester), VWLS (Buffalo). 9pm. $8. LINK
Thursday, 2/7 (Troy): at EMPAC Ben Frost. 7:30. $18. LINK
Friday, 2/8 (Rochester): at the Carriage House. Tarpit, Sick Llama, and China UFO. 8pm. $5. LINK
Saturday, 2/9 (Buffalo): at the Vault. Second Acoustic Noise Show ft. River of Ichthyosis, Jack Topht with Pat Cain
Valkwitch/Abramson Duo, Partly Zombish with special guest Pacing. 9pm. $5. LINK
Tues., 2/12 (Buffalo): at the UB Center for the Arts. Deep Sound Base. LINK
Wed., 2/13 (Rochester): at the Bug Jar. Rash, Albert Einstein and the Hopi, and Martin Freeman. LINK
Thurs 2/14-Sun. 2/17 (Toronto): various venues. Wavelength Festival ft. Doldrums, Do Make Say Think, Colin Fisher, SlowPitch, and many more. LINK
Fri., 2/15 (Buffalo): Pierogi Love Night at Uki Club ft. Malaria Control, Nick Gordon, Bear Flames, Pang! Jack Topht, UVB-76. LINK
Mon., 2/18 (Buffalo): at Essex St. Pub. Vinyl Monday’s with Needles Numark and friends.
Saturday, 2/16 (Hamilton): at the Urban Arts Initiative. 2x the Mono Presents: Community VS Technology – A Video Installation Concert, ft. performances by “Thoughts on Air” and “2x the Mono.” 8pm. $10. LINK
Mon., 2/18-Sun., 2/24 (Ithaca): Ellen Fullman Residency presented by CAGE and the Cornell Electroacoustic Music Center (CEMC). LINK
Wed., 2/20 (Toronto): at the Holy Oak Cafe. Beard Closet, Moonwood, Not the Wind Not the Flag. LINK
Sat., 23 (Buffalo): at the Dnipro Ukrainian Center. Squeaky Wheel’s Peep Show 2013 – Hot Mess. LINK
Sun., 2/24 (Buffalo): at Milkie’s. The New Buffalo Jazz Octet. 5:30-8:30. $5. LINK
Tues., 2/26 (Buffalo): at the Vault. Man Forever, Bear Flames, and a Hotel Nourishing. LINK
Thurs., 2/28 (Buffalo): at Soundlab. Foundy Launch Party ft. Quicksails, All of them Witches, Patrick Cain, Tropical Me. 8pm. LINK
Fri., 3/1 (Buffalo): at Soundlab. Foundry Launch Party ft. Container, Ay Fast, UVB-76, Unicorn Hard-On, Time Ghost. LINK
Fri 3/1 and Sat 3/2 (Buffalo): Asbury Hall and Babevill. Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber. LINK
Sun 3/3 (Buffalo): at Unity Church. Jazz@Unity presents the Michael Vlatkovich trio. 3pm. $5-10 suggested donation. LINK
Thurs., 3/7 (Buffalo): at Pausa Art House. Buffalo Percussion Festival ft. Tom Kolor, solo percussion music by Alvin Lucier and Crossfire: Bobby Fullex, Jason Bauers – music by Megan Grace Beuggar, Jacob Gotlib, Matt Sargent, Colin Tucker. 8pm. LINK
Thursday, 3/7 (Toronto): at the Silver Dollar Room. Man Forever ft. Kid Million, Pachamam, Doc Dunn, DJ Daniel Vila. 9pm. LINK
Friday, 3/8 (Hamitlon): at Christ’s Church Cathedral. New Harbours Music Series Presents: Eschaton, Don Raw Lea, Rich Stoic. Pay What you can.
Tues., 3/14 (Rochester): at Monty’s Krown. Holly Hunter, Tuurd, Licker, Green Dreams. Night Terror. LINK
Thurs., 3/14 (Buffalo): at Pausa Art House. Le Petit Genkín: Michael Wagner (piano) and Jeff McLeod (electric guitar) play solo and collaborative improvisations. LINK
Fri., 3/15 (Saratoga Springs): at 42 Warren St, Saratoga Springs, NY. Super Dark Collective Presents…Silent Isle (Brooklyn), Lea Bertucci (Brooklyn), Grabbass Cowboys (Albany), and Parashi (Albany). 8pm. $3. LINK
Sat., 3/16 (Buffalo): at OHM Ultra Lounge. TechNoir Events Presents: GRINDR Industrial Dance Party. DJ Arcatek, DJ Leah and Saul. $3.
Mon., 3/18 (Albany): Helderberg House Show ft. Zaimph, Yek Koo, Jon Collins, Chalaque, and Burnt Hills. 96 Sycamore st. Albany, NY. Party starts at 5pm. Music starts at 7pm. Donations encouraged.
Mon., 3/18 (Buffalo): at Essex St. Pub. Vinyl Mondays with Needles Numark. 9pm. No Cover. LINK
Wed., 3/20 (Buffalo): at The Wash Projet @ the Westside Laundromat. Wsada Series # 1 ft. Lea Bertucci (Brooklyn), Silent Isle (Brooklyn), Lara Buckley, and Needles Numark. LINK
Fri., 3/22 (Buffalo): at the Vault. John Mannion (NYC), the Idiots (NYC), Borden/Cain duo.
Fri., 3/22 (Buffalo): at Squeaky Wheel. Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jane screening. $7. 7pm. LINK
Fri., 3/22 (Buffalo): at Milkies. Wicker Man #3 ft. “DOCTOR PLACENTA” (Dr. Mark Kristal) (Buffalo), JAMES PIAZZA (Buffalo), PAT CAIN (Buffalo), UVB-76 (Buffalo), SPACE MUMMY 5000/PROFESSOR FUNNY MUMMY (Space/Egypt), HOMEBODY (Northampton, MA), BELLA’S BARTOK (Northampton, MA), DJ CURTMAN 4000$(Buffalo). 9pm. $3. LINK
Sat., 3/23 (Buffalo): at the Vault. Tasos Stamou (UK), Bill Sack, Borden Cain Duo. 8pm. LINK
Wed., 3/27 (Buffalo) at the UB Center for the Arts, Black Box Theater. Black Box Electroacoustic concert ft. Patti Cudd. 7:30. Free. LINK
Thursday., 3/28 (Buffalo) at Pausa Art House. Ravi Padmanabha’s My Nada Brahma, with Ron Locurto and Michael McNeill. 8pm. LINK
Sat. 3/30 (Rochester): at the German House/Zeppa Auditorium. South Wedge Record Fair Vol. 2. 10am-430pm. LINK
Sat. 3/30 (Hudson): at Hangrr 18. Silent Isle, Lea Bertucci, Patrick Higgins, John Fay and Peter Head, and DJ Lunar Moss. LINK
Saturday., 3/30 (Hamilton): at Homegrown Hamilton. Odonis Odonis (Toronto), Ell V Gore (Toronto), Magic Shadows (Hamilton). 9pm. $10. LINK
Thurs., 4/4 (Buffalo): at the Louis Cimenelli Recital Hall at Buffalo State College. Hans Tammen, of HarvestWorks (NYC) and Third Eye Laptop Orchestra, is teaching a Master Class in audio processing techniques through open form composition. All master class participants will perform with Hans Tammen later in the evening in a full scale public performance at the new state of the art Louis Cimenelli Recital Hall. Registration limited to first come, first serve. LINK
Friday, 4/5 (Rochester): At Monty’s Krown. Tuurd, Rash, Chillum. LINK.
Friday, 4/5 (Buffalo): at Pausa Art House. Wooden Cities. 8pm LINK
Friday, 4/5 (Ithaca): at the Community School of Music & Art. Naked Noise #4 ft. a live colloboration by members of Sun Spells, TZAR, LOFTS, Time/Being, Soft Healer , Underground River, Hiroshima Vacation, BRIAN!, The Invisible Hand, plus Katie McShane and Michael Troutman with visuals by Nils Hoover. LINK
Sat., 4/6 (Rochester): at the Carriage House. Sult (Oslo/San Francisco) and Bassin/Borden/Merritt/Gunduz quartet
Fri., 4/12/13 (Hamilton): At Christ’s Church Cathedral. New Harbours Music Series Presents Nadja and Knurl. 8pm. $5-10. Link
Sat., 4/13/13 (Buffalo): at the Vault. Chris Corsano and Steve Bazckowski. Solo than duo. 8pm. $6-10. LINK
Sun., 4/14/13 (Buffalo): Early show at the Vault. WSADA series satellite. Katze (Boston), OO00OO (Buffalo), Kevin Cain, Jeannine Giffear, David Adamczyk, and Needles Numark. 5pm. LINK
Mon., 4/15/13 (Buffalo): at Essex St. Pub. Vinyl Monday’s with Needles Numark and Joe. No Cover. 9pm. LINK
Fri., 4/19 (Buffalo): at Pausa Art House. “Apocalypse: Olivier Messiaen – Quartet for the End of Time” ft. Ana Vafai – violin, TJ Borden – cello, Christopher Culp – clarinet, Antonella Di Giulio – piano. 8pm
Sat. 4/2o/13 (Buffalo): at St. Joe’s University Parish. Wooden Cities: Sacred Spaces. 7pm. $5. LINK
Sat. 4/20/13 (Albany): at Upstate Artists Guild. Afterlife, Bedroom, Fossils from the Sun vs. Parashi. 8pm. LINK
Sat. 4/27/13 (Albany): 2nd annual Benefit for the Upstate Artists Guild ft. Fossils From The Sun, Matt Weston, Grab-Ass Cowboys, Parashi, Sun Burdens, Blacklight Lighthouse, Tiki Bats, soundBarn, CASE, World Lines. 4pm. LINK
Fri., 5/2 (Buffalo) at the Jungle Gym: Weirdo Music Show ft. 100% Black, Steve Baczkowski and Bill Sack, Dog, the However Trio. 9:30. LINK
Sat., 5/3 (Buffalo) at Slyboots. Black Pus, C/V Duo, and Tuurd. 9pm. LINK
Mon., 5/5 (Buffalo) at the Wash. WSADA Series ft. VWLS, Isa Christ, Penny Royale, KHF, and Needles Numark. 8pm. $5. LINK
Fri., 5/10 (Hamilton) New Harbours Music Festival presents Dreamstate vs. Heiki Sillaste and Oureboros. 8pm. LINK
Thurs., 5/16 (Buffalo): at the Vault Art House. Arrington De Dionyso’s Malaikat dan Singa, Not the Wind Not the Flag, Pang, and Organ Donor. $7. 8pm. LINK
Sun., 5/19 (Buffalo): at the Vault Art House. John Horner, Rash, Kevin Cain, Steve Baczkowski, and Charles Gordon. $5. 8pm. LINK
Mon., 5/20 (Buffalo): at Essex St. Pub. Vinyl Mondays w/ Needles Numark. No Cover. 9pm. LINK
Thurs., 5/1-6/1 (Toronto): Deep Wireless Festival of Radio and Transmission Art. See link for info on series of events. LINK
Tuesday., 6/4 (Buffalo): at the Wash. Wsada Series # 4 ft. Martin Freeman, Pat Cain, Bill Sack, and Needles Numark. $5. 9pm. LINK
Wed., 7/17 (Buffalo): At the Wash. WSADA ft. Tarpit, Chapels, Charles Gordon and Needles Numark. 7pm. $5. BYOB. LINK
Wed., 7/17 (Albany): at the Upstate Artists Guild. Ganglion, Blacklight Lighthouse, Liam Rees. LINK
Thurs 7/18-Sat 7/20 (Buffalo): at the Flesh Tunnel. Summer Scum II- Buffalo Noise Fest. LINK
Fri., 7/19 (Buffalo): at Ashker’s Juice Bar-Bistro-Gallery. Little Red Booking Presents Jonathan Wood Vincent, Borden Cain Duo, and VWLS. 8pm. $5. LINK
Sun., 7/21 (Rochester): at Pandaman. Crucial Macabre, SoreXcuse, Victim of Circumstance, Waves Crashing Piano Chords. LINK
Fri., 7/26 (Buffalo): at the Tralf. Swans and Pharmakon. $15. 8pm. LINK
Sat. 7/27 (Buffalo): at Hardware’s Backroom. Cages with Special Guests TJ Borden, Sandara Berdick, Jordan Dalton. 8pm. $7. LINK
Thurs 7/25-Sat 8/3 (Buffalo): Infringement Festival 2013. Various venues. LINK
Monday 8/5 (Buffalo): Plymouth Presents Lost Trail (NC), Proud Father (NOLA), Onewayness (Erie, PA), VWLS (Buffalo), and Malaria Control (Buffalo). 8pm. $5. LINK
Fri., 8/9 (Buffalo): Birchfield Penny Art Center. Squeaky Wheel Presents the Cabinet of Dr. Caligari with a live soundtrack by Kevin Cain. 8:30. FREE. LINK.
Sat. 8/10 (Buffalo): at Squeaky Wheel. Fluid Dynamics ft. Matt Underwood, Notational, Chapels, Bill Sack, VWLS, Mario Fanone, Down Sampling, Ay Fast, Frankie NP. 130-5pm. LINK
Wed., 8/14-Sat. 8/17 (Toronto): the 2013 Toronto Electroacoustic Symposium. A co-presentation of New Adventures in Sound Art (NAISA) and the Canadian Electroacoustic Community (CEC) and is held in parallel with the 15th edition of Sound Travels, NAISA’s annual Festival of Sound Art. Keynote speaker for the 2013 edition is Francis Dhomont. LINK
Sat., 9/21 (Buffalo): at Delaware Park. Music is Art Festival. LINK
Mon., 9/23 (Rochester): at the Bugjar. Gate, Tom Carter, Pengo, Crush the Junta. LINK
Mon., 9/23 (Buffalo) at Essex St. Pub. Vinyl Mondays w/ Needles Numark. LINK
Wed., 9/25 (Buffalo): at Squeaky Wheel. Sensor Array Jam w/ Visiting Artist Kamaua Patton. LINK
Thurs. 9/26 (Hamilton): New Harbours Music Series Presents Drainolith and Tarpit. LINK
Fri., 9/27 (Buffalo): at the Wash. WSADA Series ft. Fossils, Cages, Borden/Cain Duo, Frankie Np, Needles Numark. 8pm. $5. LINK
Sat., 9/28 (Buffalo): at Silo City. Goat of Arms. 445pm. LINK
Sat., 9/28 (Albany): at Upstate Artists Guild. Fossils, Cruudeuces, Grab Ass Cowboys, TJ Borden, Savoir Self. 8pm. $5. LINK
Thurs., 10/17 (Rochester) at the Visual Studies Workshop. C. Lavender, Lea Bertucci, TJ Borden, City Harvest Black. 8pm. $5. LINK
Thursday., 10/17 (Toronto) at the Music Gallery. X AVANT VII: Not The Wind Not The Flag, William Parker, and Eucalyptus. $20. 8pm. LINK
Friday., 10/18 (Buffalo) at Burchfield Penny Art Center. The Front Yard Turns On. Free. 5:30pm LINK
Mon., 10/21 (Buffalo) at Essex St. Pub. Vinyl Mondays with Needles Numark. Free. 10pm. LINK
Wed., 10/23 (Buffalo) at CEPA Gallery. World Series Game One Live Performance Event. LINK
Wed., 10/23 (Buffalo) at the Tralf. Melt Banana with Ay Fast. 8pm.
Friday., 11/1 (Buffalo) at the Wash. WSADA: Ypsmael, Kyle Butler, and more. $5. 9pm.