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Shmu

May 20th 2018 @ Mohawk

Austin, TX
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About Shmu
Genres:
Shoegaze, Alternative
Sunday, May 20th, 2018
7:00 PM
Mohawk
912 Red River St, Austin, TX 77087
The Silent City is an interactive sound and light installation at the Elizabet Ney Museum during the West Austin Studio Tour, May 12-13th and 19th - 20th, noon to 5pm, 2018. This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.The Young Mothers – the brainchild of the Norwegianborn bassist Ingebrigt Håker Flaten was formed 2012 in Austin Texas, the group’s debut album A Mothers Work is Never Done (Tektite Records-2014) been described as a creative-music pacesetter with its jack-out-of-the-box surprises ranging from grindcore injections to visionary hip-hop to spirited and moody takes on modern jazz and improv.Along with the Austin-based Håker Flaten (The Thing, Atomic) and guitarist Jonathan Horne, a previous member of the famed White Denim and Steve Albini-engineered Plutonium Farmers, The Young Mothers’ Texas contingent includes saxophonist Jason Jackson, a centerpiece of Houston’s productive improvised music community, a member of the wildly eclectic and always evolving fusion collective FREE RADICALS, and who has played with Leroy Jenkins, Pauline Oliveros, and William Parker; trumpeter and rapper Jawwaad Taylor, a Houston native well known for his solo efforts as JAWWAAD and who was part of Shape Of Broad Minds together with Jneiro JArel which performed and collaborated with Jay-Z and MF DOOM; and Dallas-based drummer/vibe man Stefan Gonzalez son of jazz heavyweight Dennis Gonzales, whose powerful chops can be heard in countless jazz and noise/grind projects. Rounding out the lineup is Frank Rosaly, a Chicago-stationed percussionist who’s played nationally and internationally with the integrals, such as Peter Brötzmann, Jeff Parker, Roscoe Mitchell, Thurston Moore and Louis Moholo.
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About Shmu
Genres:
Shoegaze, Alternative