Long Distance Poison

Long Distance PoisonLDP Institutes focus on the organization and promotion of experimental sound and image events in collaboration with other individuals, projects and venues.  An example of an LDP Institutes initiative is the Modular Synthesizer Equinox and Solstice series. 


August 5th at the Sump
Snake Union
Jesse DeRosa & Dave Doyen (Del, Tabs Out podcast)
Mike Nigro & Mike Haley (Del, Tabs Out podcast)
Sophie Lam & Hellyn Teng
 
1090 Wyckoff
L train to Halsey 
UFO to 40.7044° N, 73.9018° W
Doors at 7:30.  Music at 8:00.
$8.00

2016

Modular Equinox A/V Septemper 24th 

Victoria Keddie, Rose Kallal and Nathan Cearley curate this round of the modular and strange electronics series and continue its explorations into the connections between sound and image. 

Koen Holtkamp
// Victoria Keddie
/// Rose Kallal
//// Marcia Bassett
///// Jonas Bers & Nathan Cearley
////// Ryan Soper

The Schoolhouse 
330 Ellery
J/M/Z to Flushing
UFO to 40.6942° N, 73.9186° W

https://www.facebook.com/events/1037683019680338



Modular Equinox March 19th Silent Barn

Another turn of the wheel. This time around, our Modular Solstice/Equinox series, which is almost in its fourth year, is happy to present a night dedicated to DIY and home built modular designs. 

>>Antenes [L.I.E.S.]
>>David Lee Myers [Arcane Device]
>>>Joe Bastardo, Mickey O'Hara & Seamus Williams [MA]
>>>>Matthew Regula & Jessee Egan
>>>>>Ed Bear
>>>>>>Frank Spigner

visuals by Corey Bauer & Ginny Benson

L ^ I ^ N ^ K ^ S

Antenes 
[Lori Napoleon, self designed systems / original designs using Moog parts]
www.meridian7.net
https://soundcloud.com/antenes/antenes-the-track-of-a-storm-lies-265
http://www.dazeddigital.com/music/article/21431/1/antenes-on-making-her-own-gear-and-more

David Lee Myers 
[self designed systems]
http://www.pulsewidth.com/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arcane_Device

Joe Bastardo, Mickey O'Hara and Seamus Williams 
[home built designs, benjolins & rollz-5 boxes]
http://www.tinymixtapes.com/chocolate-grinder/listen-bastian-void-no-dreams
http://www.bostonhassle.com/2014/04/mickey-ohara-six-pulses/
http://www.discogs.com/artist/1830387-Seamus-Williams

Matthew Regula & Jessee Egan 
[first time collaboration between home designer and member of XGLARE]
https://2amtapes.bandcamp.com/album/eyebrows-and-collarbones
https://truecolorofvenus.bandcamp.com/
http://thecreatorsproject.vice.com/blog/matthew-regulas-homemade-synthesizers-prove-diy-is-still-alive
https://soundcloud.com/xglare

Ed Bear 
[self designed modular system]
https://archive.org/details/302DIYChurch
http://www.twistycat.org/

Frank Spigner 
[experimental composer using self designed systems]
frankspigner.com 
https://soundcloud.com/frank-spigner.

DIY, bent and project based visuals by Corey Bauer & Ginny Benson
https://vimeo.com/154446133
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IM2E7QdeQ3c&feature=youtu.be
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNry5mld79I

The Silent Barn
603 Bushwick Ave
J/M/Z to Myrtle Broadway
UFO to 40.6942° N, 73.9186° W

All ages
no BYOB
$10.00 cheap

past live performances at https://soundcloud.com/modular_solstice




6 Unusual A/V sets
Sat December 5th


A night of strange and singular a/v sets. A transitory psychedelic cave. 

Sofy Yuditskaya + Jonas Bers
http://yuditskaya.com/vj/wordpress/?page_id=2
https://jonasbers.wordpress.com/
Matt Regula + Nathan Cearley
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cakTvbEva1s 
http://longdistancepoison.org/films/it-sounds-like-time-inside
Eyebodega + XGLARE
http://eyebodega.com/
https://soundcloud.com/xglare
Ginny Benson 
https://vimeo.com/90811994
Videopunks + Mankid
http://videopunks.tumblr.com/
https://mankid666.bandcamp.com/ 
WGTW (Mike Raftery)
http://videodromeisreal.tumblr.com/


The Silent Barn
603 Bushwick Ave
J/M/Z to Myrtle Broadway
UFO to 40.6942° N, 73.9186° W

All ages
no BYOB
$8 cheap


Modular Equinox September 26th The Schoolhouse

Matthew Morandi and Nathan Cearley curate this latest installment of the modular synthesizer series and continue to develop the connections between sound and image. 

Mark Verbos & Sean Dack 
Matthew Azevedo & Jonas Bers 
Unguent & Jeff Johnson 
Mike Sidnam, Lily Jue Sheng & Antonia Kuo 
John Also Bennett, George DeMoura & Ginny Benson 
Chris Penalosa & Sean Julian
Benton C. Bainbridge 

DJ sets by Jahiliyya Fields

The Schoolhouse


Modular Equinox March 21st Silent Barn
The wheel keeps spinning. This time around we are lucky to have friends from near and far joining us for our modular synthesizer hootenanny. Local favorites combine with musicians from Philly, Western Mass, Delaware and Ohio. 

Mark Dwinell
Bhob Rainey / Steven Slane / Matthew Regula (Philly + OH)
Abby Echiverri 
Dave Doyen (Delaware)
LAN: Joseph Bastardo / Mickey O'Hara / Seamus R Williams (MA)
Jesse DeRosa + Konrad Kamm
Balloon Monument + Adam Sipe

with visuals by Ginny Benson

organized by Nathan Cearley

The Silent Barn
603 Bushwick Ave
J/M/Z to Myrtle Broadway
UFO to 40.6942° N, 73.9186° W

All ages
no BYOB
$10.00

past live performances at https://soundcloud.com/modular_solstice



March 25th at Silent Barn
Copley Medal...Dais Records' very own Ryan Martin 
Fire Death...VoV's Ben Osborne, J Guy, and Matt G.
Grasshopper...belated record release party
S.I.E....Justin Lakes, Chris Hansell and J.R. Nelson
KHF...Patrick Cole

DJ Adrian Rew

The Silent Barn
603 Bushwick Ave
J/M/Z to Myrtle Broadway

All ages
no BYOB
$8.00


April 3rd at Silent Barn...curated with David Sutton
REN SCHOFIELD
(Container, God Willing)
https://soundcloud.com/gentledefect

CHICKLETTE
https://soundcloud.com/chicklette

LXV
https://soundcloud.com/lxv

GENE PICK
https://soundcloud.com/li-t-f7

PIECE OF PAPER
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8n2A_7seZw

NATHAN CEARLEY
https://soundcloud.com/longdistancepoison

TO DJ: NAKA NAKA

FRIDAY 4/3
The Silent Barn
9PM


Nov 21st at Silent Barn: 6 Unusual A/V Sets
Six stylistically and technologically individual approaches to abstract audiovisual performance covering modular video & audio synthesis, experimental electronics, digital synthesis, DIY and circuit bent video equipment. 

>> EyeBodega (NYC) + Via App (Boston) Modernist visual design studio collaboration with outsider post-hypnagogic producer.
http://www.eyebodega.com/ http://www.factmag.com/2014/09/16/hear-via-apps-post-hypnagogic-debut-album-dangerous-game-on-1080p/

>> Phillip Stearns (NYC) Internationally acclaimed electronic media artist and workshop facilitator. Creator of the Year of the Glitch and Glitch Textiles.
http://phillipstearns.wordpress.com/

>> Brat Pit (NYC) Multimedia trio. Modular synth, electronics, bent video equipment and an arsenal of bizarre VHS tapes.http://vimeo.com/90811994

>> hARBOUR + Draggers (Hudson Valley) Drone duo + audiovisual noise collective, feat. Spreaders, Matt Luczak (Jazzfakers) and Andrew Morelli, owner/designer Steady State Fate. http://www.harbourny.com/ http://www.steadystatefate.com/

>> Anima Projection (NYC) Printmaker and interdisciplinary curator Anthony Tino (Recession Art, Salonukah, Endless Editions) + installation and sound artist Kevin Dejewski. https://soundcloud.com/anima-projection

>> Eric Barry Drasin (NYC) Audiovisual artist and curator; organizer of the "Fast Food" Brooklyn video art collective. http://www.ericbarrydrasin.com/


Oct 17th at Silent Barn  
Bookworms 
https://soundcloud.com/bookworms

Naka Naka 
https://soundcloud.com/naka-naka

Long Distance Poison 
http://www.longdistancepoison.org/

LXV
https://soundcloud.com/lxv

Visual by Jonas Bers

also DJ set by Phantom Selector 



September 20th at Silent Barn
The Modular Eqinox A/V edition
Drew McDowall and Hiro Kone with Kenny Curwood
http://vimeo.com/88887883
http://www.hirokone.com/
https://vimeo.com/user2207903

Rose Kallal and Victoria Keddie
https://vimeo.com/user7961588
http://www.victoriakeddie.com/

Jefre Cantu-Ledesma
http://www.shiningskull.org/

Matt Wellins and Zach Layton
http://mattwellins.com/
http://www.zachlaytonindustries.com/

Greg Zifcak
http://www.gzifcak.net/



July 25th at Silent Barn
Hex Breaker Quartet
Strange electric juice made from a concentrate of Telecult Powers andGrasshopper. Home brewed modulars, treated trumpet and the enigmatic EVI.
⚡ https://soundcloud.com/hexbreaker

Andrew Kirschner (CLE)
Mistake by the Lake tapes head honcho. Violin and/or tape chaos.
⚡ http://youtu.be/bkRbaZHvdlU 

Watchword (CLE)
Master wizard of fragments. Guitar/synth shredder.
⚡ https://soundcloud.com/watchword87

Long Distance Poison
When the phoenix creeps beneath a rock. Mossy backed analog electronics.
⚡ http://www.longdistancepoison.org/

On a Clear Day
Mysterious long form electronics from Dais Records' overlord Ryan Martin and southern gentlemen David Grant.
https://soundcloud.com/modular_solstice/on-a-clear-day-modular-equinox

Good Willsmith (CHI) + Sugarm 
A surprise within a surprise within three more surprises. A collaborative set by the weirdest minds in covert electronic shamanic customer support. 
⚡ http://hausumountain.com/?page_id=924
⚡ http://goodwillsmith.bandcamp.com/

Silent Barn
603 Bushwick Ave
J/M/Z to Myrtle Broadway
UFO to 40.6942° N, 73.9186° W

All ages
No BYOB
$8.00


https://www.facebook.com/events/718132781587446/

June 28th at the Ho_se
THEOLOGIAN
(CRUCIAL BLAST - "RUMBLING BLACKENED SYNTHCRUSH")
http://gash-theologian.tumblr.com/

HUSERE GRAV
(CRUCIAL BLAST - "UTTERLY DREAD-FILLED INDUSTRIAL BLACKNESS")
http://crucialblast.bandcamp.com/album/you-are-transparent

FRSKE
(DIVERGENT SERIES - LOFI INDUSTRIAL BOMBAST)
http://frske.bandcamp.com/

LONG DISTANCE POISON
(FIN RECORDS - SYNTHETIC AMBIENT PSYCHEDELIA)
http://longdistancepoison.org/

SWOLLEN ORGANS
(ANNIHILVS - PUTRESCENT POWER ELECTRONICS)
http://swollenorgans.bandcamp.com/


THE HO_SE
28 LAWTON STREET #1
BROOKLYN


June 21st at Silent Barn
Matt Morandi (Jahiliyya Fields) and Nathan Cearley present the next installment of the Modular Solstice. Summer is finally near and we are psyched that this year's event is the bookend to the annual Control Voltage Fair. It will be a wild weekend of wires and waves.

Max Ravitz [Patricia] v. David Farrell: modular & guitar
https://soundcloud.com/patriciaaa

Fead Varnis v. Tracy Chatter [Matt Morandi, Jahiliyya Fields]: cornet & modular
soundcloud.com/jahiliyya-fields
http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nervous_cabaret

Matthew Azevedo [Boston] v. Jonah Sacks [Boston]: modular & cello
http://music.retributionbody.com/track/iron-pour-2013-part-1

Dan Snazelle [Snazzy Fx] v. Tadayuki Hirano [Boutique Pedal NYC]: modular & drums
https://soundcloud.com/modular_solstice/dan-snazelle-and-tadayuki
http://snazzyfx.com/

Nathan Cearley [LDP] v. Mark Dwinell [Forma]: modular analog & modular midi
https://soundcloud.com/modular_solstice/nathan-cearley-mark-dwinell

Jesse DeRosa [Grasshopper] v. Josh Millrod [Grasshopper]: modular EVI & modular trumpet
http://2amtapes.bandcamp.com/album/god-first-planted-a-garden
https://soundcloud.com/solid-melts/sm-026-josh-millrod-cutting-out-its-silhouette

Analog visuals by Jonas Bers

The Silent Barn
603 Bushwick Ave
J/M/Z to Myrtle Broadway
UFO to 40.6942° N, 73.9186° W

All ages
No BYOB
$8.00

Past live sets
 https://soundcloud.com/modular_solstice
 
May 30th at Silent Barn

Jahiliyya Fields
http://soundcloud.com/jahiliyya-fields

Naka Naka 
http://soundcloud.com/naka-naka

LXV
http://soundcloud.com/lv-extd

Long Distance Poison
http://soundcloud.com/longdistancepoison

Phantom Selector
http://soundcloud.com/hb23000

Visuals by
EyeBodega
http://www.eyebodega.com/
Jonas Bers (hARBOUR)
http://www.harbourny.com/
Steady State Fate
http://www.steadystatefate.com/
Ventriloquist
http://soundcloud.com/vntrlqst

DJ die Reihe
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-rywN8MoiEk

Doors at 8:00
Sets at 9:00
5/30/14
Silent Barn 
$8


https://www.facebook.com/events/1478434039037792/

May 9th at Pleasure Jail (upstairs from Silent Barn)
Seth Graham sethgraham.bandcamp.com Tethers (Oakland) http://ofplants.bandcamp.com/album/yeah-we-get-along Maharadja Sweets