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Big Ears 2022 Has Animal Collective, Low, Yves Tumor, & Lots Of John Zorn

Tennessee’s Big Ears is reliably one of the more interesting and adventurous festivals out there, and it looks like that’s not going to change in 2022. In March, after being forced to cancel last year, the four-day fest is returning to venues around downtown Knoxville for the first time since 2019, and it’s bringing quite a lineup with it.
Tags: Music, News, Tennessee, Knoxville, John Zorn, Big Ears

Check out these face masks with EARS

Face masks with bendable "Baby Yoda" ears, big ears, "Scooby Doo" ears, and elf ears (and more!) are available from Kikimora Studio, a "High Fashion Circus" entertainment company in Miami, Florida. If you're wondering how a layer of spandex will keep the coronavirus at bay, you'd probably better off with a N95 or KN95 mask. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Copyfight, News, Ears, Miami Florida, Scooby Doo, Big Ears, Face Masks, Baby Yoda, COVID-19, Better to hear you with, Kikimora Studio

Big Ears 2020 Announces Initial Lineup

Big Ears, arguably America's premier experimental music festival, returns to Knoxville this coming March 26-29. The festival has shared its initial 2020 lineup this morning, presenting its usual fascinating mix of avant-garde heroes. More »
Tags: Music, News, America, Knoxville, Big Ears

Critic’s Notebook: 50 Years On, the Art Ensemble of Chicago Is Still Transforming

Once a quintet known for challenging the expectations of Western ears, it has grown into a 17-piece group that just released a triumphant double album.
Tags: News, Chicago, Jazz, Mitchell, Joseph, Roscoe, Jarman, Big Ears, Moye, Art Ensemble of Chicago, Famoudou Don

Quick Cuts for Big Ears

Attending the Big Ears Festival in Knoxville is a delicious game of choice and chance, forcing you to pick between such things as overlapping performances by Rhiannon Giddens, Theo Bleckmann, and Joan La Barbara—and that’s just the first night! But with only a week to go until the kickoff of the 2019 edition of the festival (March 21-24), decisions will need to be made, so we’re combing through the schedule and getting excited to consume as much music as we can cram into our ears (and the hours ...
Tags: California, Religion, Articles, Discovery, Festival, Village Voice, Listen, Bela Fleck, Oberlin, Tupperware, Knoxville, Caroline Shaw, Meredith Monk, Alvin Lucier, Gabriel Kahane, Halvorson

Big Ears 2019 Lineup

Knoxville's endlessly adventurous Big Ears festival has finalized its 2019 lineup. Spiritualized, who made their triumphant return with And Nothing Hurt this year, will headline the event, which is going down March 21-24 at more than a dozen venues across Knoxville. More »
Tags: Music, News, Knoxville, Big Ears

Juventus vs Real Madrid: Live score updates & minute by minute commentary

Juventus vs Real Madrid match details Match: Juventus vs Real Madrid Competition: Champions League Stage: Quarter-final first leg Date: 03-04-2018 Kick-off time: 19:45 Stadium: Allianz Stadium Juventus vs Real Madrid preamble Here we go! The Champions League quarter-finals starts with an absolute belter on Tuesday evening in Turin. It is a repeat of the Champions League final from 2017 where Real Madrid romped to a 4-1 win over The Old Lady in Cardiff. There are a load of storylines we could ...
Tags: Spain, Sport, Soccer, La Liga, Tottenham Hotspur, Wembley Stadium, Real Madrid, Champions League, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Cardiff, Zinedine Zidane, Gianluigi Buffon, Turin, Madrid Spain

Big Ears Festival Preview: Behind the Scenes with Ashley Capps

With just days to go before the opening of this year’s Big Ears Festival in Knoxville, Tennessee (March 22-25), Ashley Capps—the driving force behind the annual event—and his team were putting the finishing touches on the four-day line-up of music drawn from an ear-catching range of styles and genres. Capps took a few moments to chat with us about anti-algorithms, festival strategy, and how you market an event that offers its audience both Béla Fleck and Diamanda Galás. Molly Sheridan: I was abo...
Tags: Religion, Jimi Hendrix, Festival, Tennessee, Steve Reich, John Coltrane, Bela Fleck, Commentary, Zadie Smith, Bonnaroo, Knoxville, Knoxville Tennessee, Stockhausen, Evan Parker, Tom Morris, Capps

Big Ears expands 2018 lineup (Four Tet, Arto Lindsay, Ikue Mori, Marc Ribot, more)

Additions include Kieran Hebden (aka Four Tet) + Mats Gustafsson (The Thing), Paal Nilssen-Love (The Thing) + Arto Lindsay, Ikue Mori, Marc Ribot, Yuka C. Honda (Cibo Matto), and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Gas, Abigail Washburn, Bela Fleck, Music News, Tour Dates, Four Tet, Los Lobos, Bonnie Prince Billy, Lucius, Andrew Sacher, Kieran Hebden, Sam Amidon, Algiers, Cibo Matto, Rostam

Big Ears 2018 Lineup

The avant-garde music festival Big Ears will return to Knoxville, TN for its seventh year in 2018. The fest runs 3/22-25, and tickets go on sale this Friday at 10AM EST here. The lineup this year includes Arto Lindsay, Julie Byrne, Diamanda Galás, Rostam, Steve Gunn, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, and many more. More »
Tags: Music, News, Knoxville, Big Ears

Big Ears 2018 lineup (GY!BE, Diamanda Galas, Bonnie Billy, Gas, Four Tet, more)

The awesome lineup also includes Jenny Hval, Juana Molina, Julie Byrne, Kelly Lee Owens, Laurel Halo, Lightning Bolt, Rostam, Sam Amidon, Steve Gunn, and still much more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Gas, Abigail Washburn, Bela Fleck, Music News, Tour Dates, Four Tet, Bonnie Prince Billy, Lucius, Andrew Sacher, Sam Amidon, Algiers, Rostam, Lightning Bolt, Diamanda Galás, Kid Koala

pics: Xiu Xiu, Dreamcrusher, Gold Dime @ Brooklyn Bazaar

Xiu Xiu have been very busy in the last year, having released an album of covers of Twin Peaks soundtrack music, the worthy new LP 'FORGET,' and, most recently, an interpretation of Mozart's "Turkish March." Their current tour brought them to Brooklyn Bazaar Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Music, Twin Peaks, Music News, Mozart, Dreamcrusher, Xiu Xiu, Photo Galleries, BrooklynVegan Staff, Big Ears, Brooklyn Bazaar, Brooklyn Bazaar Continue, Gold Dime, Xiu Xiu Dreamcrusher Gold

Norwegian avant-garde group Supersilent playing NYC after Big Ears; Deathprod playing w/ Jeremy Gara (Arcade Fire)

Norwegian improvisational-free-jazz-electronic heavy hitters Supersilent have been defying expectations for 20 years of radical experimentation. Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Jeremy Gara, Bill Pearis, Big Ears, Deathprod, Mantana Roberts, Supersilent

Big Ears Festival lineup: Wilco, Blonde Redhead, Magnetic Fields, Xiu Xiu, Deerhoof, more

Knoxville, TN's Big Ears Festival will be back in 2017 with a cool and varied lineup. Expanding to 4 days this time around, it goes down on March 23-26... Continue reading… [Author: Rob Sperry-Fromm]
Tags: Music, Wilco, Deerhoof, The Crossing, Tortoise, Music News, Laetitia Sadier, Glenn Kotche, Rob Sperry-Fromm, Knoxville, Maya Beiser, Colleen, Rangda, Colin Stetson, My Brightest Diamond, Shara Worden

Big Ears Festival Expands To Four Days, Announces Initial 2017 Lineup

Every year, some of the biggest names in experimental and avant-garde music descend on Knoxville, Tennessee for the Big Ears Festival. Next year, the festival, which has historically run for three days, will expand to four. The festival organizers have just announced the lineup for next year's festival, and while it features plenty of … More »
Tags: Music, News, Knoxville Tennessee, Big Ears

Yo La Tengo played two collaborative sets at Big Ears fest (videos), playing Loew's Jersey Theatre this weekend

Big Ears Festival went down this past weekend in Knoxville, TN with a great lineup that included a handful of great acts, including a collaboration between Yo La Tengo and Lambchop, and one between YLT, The National's Bryce Dessner, Sun Ra Arkestra's Danny Ray Thompson, harpist Mary Lattimore, and organ player Chris Abrahams. Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Yo La Tengo, Music News, Bryce Dessner, Knoxville TN, Mary Lattimore, BrooklynVegan Staff, Sun Ra Arkestra, Lambchop, Danny Ray Thompson, Chris Abrahams, Big Ears, Big Ears Festival, Loew s Jersey Theatre, Bryce Dessner Sun Ra Arkestra

Yo La Tengo played a collaborative set w/ Lambchop at Big Ears fest (video), playing Loew's Jersey Theatre this weekend

Big Ears Festival went down this past weekend in Knoxville, TN with a great lineup that included a handful of great acts, including a collaboration between Yo La Tengo and Lambchop... Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Yo La Tengo, Music News, Knoxville TN, Loew, BrooklynVegan Staff, Lambchop, Big Ears, Big Ears Festival, Lambchop Continue