The Potts Report: January 2015

2015 came in with a bang. After a holiday hiatus soundShoppe returned with a well attended and somewhat raucous session fueled by the irrepressible energy of the musicians associated with the Vernon based WHEREAS collective.

Sax wielding Erin Worra (PRESENT) blasted through some amazing horn duets with soundShoppe alumni Wild Don Lewis (Small Drone Orchestra) while other collective members drove the wall of sound along with the rest of us.

The WHEREAS…

  • February 07
    Cory Beers
    Saturday, February 7

    Cory Beers

    soundSpark

    Children's Theatre West Hollywood Library

    soundSpark is a free, monthly new music series for young children featuring solo and duo performances by emerging artists. soundSpark takes place at 12pm on the first Saturday of every month. The February 2015 concert will feature percussionist and cimbalom player Cory Beers.

  • February 08
    James Welling and Shannon Ebner
    Sunday, February 8

    James Welling, Shannon Ebner and Wendy Yao

    Listening Party

    Join us for a Listening Party with James WellingShannon Ebner and (just added!)Wendy Yao hosted by Diane and Michael Silver in their home designed by architect Toby Watson along the Venice Canals. Ticket price includes dinner and drinks in an intimate setting with sound and music shared by artists for your listening pleasure. Proceeds benefit SASSAS and the sound. concert series.

  • February 08
    Gear, soundShoppe, November, 2008 (photo by Jorge Martin)
    Sunday, February 8

    soundShoppe 2.8.15

    soundShoppe

    Center for the Arts Eagle Rock

    soundShoppe is a FREE monthly unstructured sound workshop/noise jam for experimental musicians and sound artists presented by SASSAS and Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock.

    Registration is optional, please select the Get Tickets button to register.

  • March 07
    stephanie smith crickets
    Saturday, March 7

    Stephanie Cheng Smith

    soundSpark

    Children's Theatre West Hollywood Library

    soundSpark is a free, monthly new music series for young children featuring solo and duo performances by emerging artists. soundSpark takes place at 12pm on the first Saturday of every month. April’s concert will feature Stephanie Cheng Smith.

Support SASSAS

“Hey, please send SASSAS some money – this organization is struggling to keep experimental music alive in Los Angeles and needs your support.” – Mike Kelley, Artforum, December 2006