Johnny Brenda's Presents
Tim Fite, Andrew Jeffery Wright
1201 N. Frankford Ave
Philadelphia, PA, 19125
Doors 8:00 PM / Show 9:15 PM
This event is 21 and over
SPACESHIP ALOHA is the hyper-buoyant solo project from drummer/producer Christopher Sean Powell (AKA Pow Pow, PayPow, Powserati). SA’s first release, Universe Mahalo, Vol. 1, presents a kaleidoscope of lush melodies and joyous electronic rhythms inspired by Hawaii’s musical landscape. Intended for non-stop dancing, the live show is bursting with elements of vibrant addictive beats, refreshing sounds, and adventurous improvisation - all performed on an ecosystem of synthesizers, sequencers, electronic drums, and live percussion. Spaceship Aloha is the next generation of Powell’s explosive performance style, first seen in the avant-garde art rock ensemble Need New Body, followed by the experimental pop band Man Man.
Called a “cultural gadfly” by the New York Times and “ferally
original” by the New Yorker, Tim Fite spends the bulk of his time
cranking out genre-bending pieces of art and music. His most recent
album - "iBeenHACKED" - is a satyrical send-up of digital
codependence. In addition to the album, Fite recently exhibited
artwork at Platoon Kunsthalle - Berlin, Gallery Tom Blaess -
Switzerland, and The Beam Center of Brooklyn. And to top all that shit
off with a cherry, Fite is one half of the legendary Hip Hop duo
GRANT$. Stop frontin' and go to timfite.com.
Andrew Jeffery Wright
Andrew Jeffrey Wright is a current and founding member of Philadelphia's Space 1026 art collective. His works include painting, animation, drawing, collage, photography, sculpture, video, installation, screen printing and performance. Yes, performance! Wright has been doing comedy performances for since 2006. He has opened for Fred Armisen, Lightning Bolt and has toured as the opening act for Man Man. Wright has said about his performances, "I do art jokes, which are similar to regular jokes, but less people like them."
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