This calendar attempts to cover any gigs that relate to exploratory sound and music in Perth. It includes but is not limited to Tone List events. Please submit details of experimental shows to us via info [at] tonelist [dot] com [dot] au. We'd appreciate it if you used this template for your submission.
See the Friends page for more info on regular series' and festivals in Perth.
|December 12, 8:00pm.
|Hex and Decibel #3
|December 13, 7:30pm.
|Outcome Unknown #22
Djuna Lee, Eduardo Cossio & Michael Caratti
|December 15, 7:00pm.
|Postcards from the West (RTR.fm/SLWA)
State Theatre Centre: Studio Underground
Join us as some of the states finest musical talent take images and video from the vast archives of the library, showcasing the history of our amazing state and composing a brand-new soundtrack for the visuals, playing live in the Studio Underground at the State Theatre Centre on Saturday December 15.
Kate Pass Kohesia Ensemble
Tangled Thoughts of Leaving
|December 19, 7:30pm.
|Elliott Hughes: First Blood
Cool Change Contemporary
Six composers have written new works for trumpet & electronics, designed to feature the homebuilt valve sensor that makes the instrument 'augmented'. The sensor allows the electronics to synchronise with the acoustic sound through the movement of the valves.
|January 16, 8:00pm
Los Angeles-based composer, experimental musician and songwriter Julia Holter heads to the Rosemount Hotel on January 16 to celebrate the release of her new record, 'Aviary'. Holter brings a highly exploratory sensibility to refined avant-garde pop compositions, investigating the collision between ancient tales and "the cacophony of the mind in a melting world."
|February 10, 5:00-8:00pm.
|Marco Fusinato: Spectral Arrows
Perth Institute of Contemporary Art
Fusinato is a post-conceptual artist and an experimental musician, who employs a multidisciplinary approach in his practice that crosses through a variety of media and genres. Apart from exhibiting in gallery and museum contexts he also performs regularly on the experimental music scene, frequently releasing music-related artefacts on international labels. To coincide with the exhibition Lower Power Fusinato also presents Spectral Arrows, an improvised durational performance for guitar and mass amplification on Sun 10 Feb.
|February 26-March 3, 8:00pm.
80 Birdwood Parade, Dalkeith
New opera by Cat Hope, featuring the Australian Bass Orchestra, Sage Pbbbt, Karina Utomo, Judith Dodsworth and Tara Tiba.