Rock ‘n roar! Soundasaurus returns for a second cacophonic year of experimental music, sound, performance and visual art. This multisensory festival of new media will make your iPhone look like an Albertosaurus as these pioneers on the cutting edge of electronic creation turn the stage into their laboratory.
Friday, January 7, 7:30 pm – Free Event!
Deconstructing Dad: The Music, Machine and Mystery of Raymond Scott
Raymond Scott was a colourful but obscure inventor of electronic instruments and experimental sound. This film, lovingly created by his son, explores Scott’s life history and will be followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker.
Thursday, January 20, 7:30 pm - $17
Reels of Steel
Legendary mash-up artists, Evolution Control Committee, come to Calgary for a performance of Reels of Steel, preceded by Ivan Reese’s cybernetic creation, Mary Everest Boole.
Friday, January 21, 7:30 pm - $17
A sound explosion of local artists, including Endless Blue by Aaron Sereda, Lee Nielsen & Ryan Scott, Temporal Extinction Event by Adam Tindale & Clinker, Sibilant Sound Silence by Paula Fayerman & Shawn Dicey, and A Few Words in Arabic by Ryan Von Hagen & Brock Geiger.
Saturday, January 22, 7:30 pm - $17
EMMEDIA presents Daniel Menche, an adventurous sound artist from Portland, Oregon who strives for one simple goal with his music: vehement beauty.
For more information about Soundasaurus: Festival of Media, Music & Sound, visit www.epcorcentre.org.