The Couch Spins

3/24/06 The Nomad World Pub:

Desdamona with Keston & Westdal
Not exactly down with spoken-word, but the hip-hop is pretty damn slick. Backed by Keston & Westdal they played an hour set that ranged from straight spoken word to full out funky-ass hip hop, sprinkled with spoken word back by Keston & Westdal’s brand of knob twisting space techno.

Keston & Westdal
With Tim Glenn accompaning on drums, this set was reminiscent of the deep down and dirty sets at the Dinkytowner. Playing infront of a audience that was jammed into the Nomad, they broke it down for all (yalls).

Electropolis
As the taper guy told me, “These guys will blow your mind.” And they did.  I saw the trumpet player play a conch shell and the sax player play some sort of digital theremin.  Loud crazy noises that morphed to and from song that produced one interesting set.

7 thoughts on “The Couch Spins

  1. Margus

    You bet your fucking ass you can Jurgen – thanks.

    DIGITAL(key word here) Theramin. Because it didn’t look like a normal one, it was just a box about the size of 2 CD cases on a stand.

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