Sightings: White Rainbow “A Secret Loft Party 10/9/2010”

Portland, Oregon’s White Rainbow recently treated my home town of Brooklyn, NY to a slew of inspired live performances. This resulted in Escapades, a tape of long form live sets from various Kings County locales. The offerings differ in length and style, but each one is a true electronic adventure. The track posted below is from a loft party in early October. Its celebratory tone starts on a high note with some spoken word MCing. It unfolds into something that sounds like a secret jam between fax machines and printers who have been exposed to a healthy dose of Can. The result is ideal party music for humans. Despite being the shortest of the three featured on the album, this track creates a wondrous aesthetic space.

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Words: Samantha Cornwell

Escapades is available for download on White Rainbow’s Band Camp Page

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One Response to “Sightings: White Rainbow “A Secret Loft Party 10/9/2010””

  1. MFB says:

    I was at this show – so good. I wish White Rainbow would come hang out in New York more.

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