MISC I DEERS

SonicBridge 2: Live Broadcast 3/24

As some of you already know, Sonic Bridge : 2 a sound and image telematic performance linking musicians, poets and visual artists in Chicago, Tucson, Buenos Aires, Mexico City, and Veracruz will be broadcast live on Tuesday 3/24. (See details and times below). I hope you can join us. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Although people have many different opinions about what should be done about the U.S.-Mexico border and U.S. immigration policy, it is probably more generally agreed that ideas, sound, and video should and can travel freely across borders. Hundreds of miles of wall and fence the United States and Mexico, but performers in Chicago, Tucson, Mexico City, Veracruz, and Buenos Aires will be part of a long- distance, "telematic" performance event which will perpendicularly run through the U.S.-Mexico border wall. Artists in all these remote locations will interact with each other in real time via the Internet on Tuesday, March 24, 2009. (8 p.m. CDT / 7 p.m. MDT/6pm PDT / midnight Buenos Aires) Listen to the full mix via internet audio stream from anywhere at http://kamp.arizona.edu Watch the video streams from various locations: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/sonicbridge http://www.ustream.tv/channel/sonicbridge-tucson http://www.ustream.tv/channel/sonic-bridge-2---buenos-aires http://www.ustream.tv/channel/sonic-bridge-mÉxico-df At Elastic Sound & Vision Gallery (Chicago): Amanda Gutierrez -- samples Jayve Montgomery -- saxophones & electronics Dan Godston -- trumpet & small instruments Williwaw -- amplified ukulele Ian Hatcher -- gockenspiel Carlos Cumpian -- poetry Noe Cuellar -- translations/text feed ($7 suggested donation, BYOB) At KAMP studio in Tucson, Arizona -- 1570 AM: Glenn Weyant -- Electric Ferris Box/ prepared guitar Steev Hise -- laptop streaming live at http://kamp.arizona.edu/ In Mexico City: Kai Kraatz -- Nordlead Daniel Lara -- FAT BOX Antonio Dominguez -- video In Veracruz: Ernesto Romero -- laptop In Buenos Aires: Buenissimo Collective Valeria Cammano Caamaño Agustin Genoud Leonello Zambon Josefina Zuain Azucena Losana -- video MORE DETAILS: http://www.elasticrevolution.com/ http://kamp.arizona.edu/ http://sonicbridge.blogspot.com/ http://www.sonicanta.com/home.html http://www.myspace.com/buenisssimo http://jayvejohnmontgomery.com/ http://www.donkeyscratch.com http://www.futurevessel.com/noe/ http://www.kaikraatz.com http://www.myspace.com/dangodstonmusic http://www.joshuamanchester.com/ http://detritus.net/steev http://telematicarts.blogspot.com/