Saturday, December 13, 8PM
John Weise and PDX Large Ensemble at Worksound (820 SE Alder)
$8 ($6 for students, CMG members)
John Wiese is an artist and composer from Los Angeles, California. His ongoing projects include LHD and Sissy Spacek, with plenty of freelance work with many artists as diverse as Sunn O))), Wolf Eyes, Merzbow, Dave Phillips, Smegma, Kevin Drumm, Cattle Decapitation, and C. Spencer Yeh (Burning Star Core). He has toured extensively throughout the world, covering Europe, Scandinavia and Australia as a member of Sunn O))), the UK as part of the Free Noise tour (a tentet including Evan Parker, C. Spencer Yeh, Yellow Swans, etc.), the United States alongside Wolf Eyes, and recently performed in the 52nd Venice Biennale with artist Nico Vascellari. More information can be found at www.john-wiese.com.Wiese will be performing with members of Yellow Swans, Smegma, Flaspar, Fly! Fly! Fly! Fly! Fly!, Evolutionary Jass Band, Cex Fucx, Au, Better Home and Gardens, Dash!, Blue Cranes, and many others.