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Supremely Far Out – Bill Plummer and the Cosmic Brotherhood
Contemporary Music / Music

Supremely Far Out – Bill Plummer and the Cosmic Brotherhood

Spoken word, acid, jazz, at times leaden sitar the accomplished American jazz bassist Bill Plummer created The Cosmic Brotherhood with a series of whacky releases of with Eastern and psychedelically-charged music that challenged contemporary ideas about jazz in the 1960s and employed some a terrible rhyming scheme for most of the lyrics. The instrumental works … Continue reading

Moonlight Parisienne: Piano/ Vocal Performance, Rasht
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Moonlight Parisienne: Piano/ Vocal Performance, Rasht

A girl in culottes is waiting to sing in the corner. The piano arpeggios up an atmosphere of heightened feeling. The intimate space is transformed into that very place your mind is at when you read a passage that rings true over time, over distance, over language. The room’s acoustics add to the piano, which … Continue reading

This Week’s Six Pillars Show – Ardeshir Mohasses at Art Dubai
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This Week’s Six Pillars Show – Ardeshir Mohasses at Art Dubai

“I AM ONLY A REPORTER” featured in Art Dubai’s Modern Section this year, a solo show of works by satirical illustrator Ardeshir Mohasses (1938-2008). With pen, pencil and marker Mohasses was a diligent illustrator, drawing at every opportunity as he frequented the New York art scene until his death. Often in trouble with the secret … Continue reading