Arts + Literature Laboratory presents DOSH - genre-transcendent, multi-instrumentalist tastemaker from Minneapolis - and WEATHERMAN, the minimal, downtempo, experimental pop trio made up of Annie Toth on keyboards and vocals, Jason Toth on drums, and Joshua Dumas on electronics. This show on July 28, 2017, is the Madison stop on a short Midwest tour to celebrate the release of Weatherman's self-titled debut, recorded with Alex Inglizian at Chicago’s Experimental Sound Studio. Tickets $8 in advance at weathermandosh.bpt.me. Online ticket sales end one hour before the show, and remaining tickets are available at the door. Doors open at 7:30pm. Show at 8pm.
Weatherman + Dosh
A minimal, experimental pop trio that loves organ baths and empty space. Annie Higgins: piano / juno / vocals; Jason Toth: drum set / drum machine; Joshua Dumas: electronics. They've recently shared stages with Juana Molina, Ryley Walker, Cathedrals, Marvin Tate, Wild Belle, Jesca Hoop, Sandro Perri, Moonface and others.
Pop songs—even or especially catchy, well-crafted pop songs of the sort Chicago trio Weatherman writes—are like clouds, never the same no matter how many times you experience them. Minimalist piano melodies shift and undulate between drums, voice, and electronics; as soon as you’re certain how one makes you feel, something changes inside you. Light and shadow, pattern and chaos. Signal and noise. Alongside Joshua Dumas’ synths and samlers and drummer/programmer Jason Toth’s counterpoint, Annie Toth and her crystalline tenor are taking pop music to a place that demands active, not passive, participation. Live, they’ve shared stages with such contemporary... Read More
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Arts + Literature Laboratory is located in Madison’s Schenk-Atwood neighborhood at 2021 Winnebago Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53704.
Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday 11am-3pm during exhibitions or by appointment. Please check the exhibitions calendar before planning your visit, as the gallery is closed between exhibitions and other schedule changes are posted here.