Sound Series: Bonnie Prince Billy with special guest Title TK
Saturday, Jan 26, 2013 8:00 PM EST
(7:00 PM Doors)
Carnegie Lecture Hall, Pittsburgh, PA
Co-presented with Carnegie Museum of Art, in conjuction with the exhibition Cory Arcangel: Masters (for more information: http://web.cmoa.org/?page_id=6207)
The man who acts under the name Will Oldham and sings and composes under the name Bonnie “Prince” Billy has, over the past quarter-century, made an idiosyncratic journey through, and an indelible mark on, the worlds of indie rock and independent cinema. With his highly individualistic approach to music making and the music industry, one that cherishes intimacy, community, mystery, and spontaneity; his brilliance has captivated fans and made Bonny one of our most influential and beloved songsmiths. Recent projects in 2012 include Now Here's My Plan (EP), Will Oldham on Bonnie "Prince" Billy (An Autobiography edited by Alan Licht, published by Norton), as well as two singles; Billy F. Gibbons/ Matt Sweeney & Bonny Billy Oh Well b/w Storms, and Dawn McCarthy & Bonny Billy Christmas Eve Can Kill b/w Walkin the Dog. In early 2013, Bonny will release a new full length record on Drag City.
Title TK is a three piece band consisting of Cory Arcangel, Howie Chen and Alan Licht. Cory Arcangel, who currently has a show on view at the Carnegie Museum, is a Brooklyn-based artist. Howie Chen is one of the founding members of “New Humans,” a New York-based group that
Parking: The entrance to the Carnegie Museum parking lot is at the corner of Forbes Ave. and Craig St. Near the parking garage elevators, there is a ramp / sidewalk that leads around the building to the Lecture Hall. Parking may also be available on nearby streets or in the park. For additional info call 412-237-8300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org