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Watch David Byrne Perform With An Orchestral Ensemble At Jherek Bischoff Composed

For the last two nights, the composer Jherek Bischoff has played shows at New York’s St. Ann’s Warehouse, playing with a group of musicians that included the Contemporaneous Ensemble and Deerhoof’s Greg Saunier. The shows have also included guests like Zola Jesus, Sondre Lerche, Mirah, and David Byrne. Byrne closed Wednesday night’s show by performing… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 10, 2014 - 9:55 am

David Byrne & Jherek Bischoff – “Eyes” Video

Earlier this year, composer and member of Amanda Palmer’s Grand Theft Orchestra Jherek Bischoff released a massive orchestral album Composed, featuring guest appearances from David Byrne, Tropicalía luminary Caetano Veloso, and others. Byrne’s cut, “Eyes” is a sweeping strings soundscape punctuated with a modern take on 1950s pop. The video is filled with different closeu… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / July 9, 2013 - 11:57 am

Crossing Brooklyn Ferry @ BAM, Brooklyn 5/3/12

The National-curated Crossing Brooklyn Ferry kicked off its weekend-long fest last night and Thursday’s slate featured performances from the likes of the Walkmen, Sharon Van Etten, Twin Shadow, Zs, Jherek Bischoff with David Byrne and more. Stereogum contributor Jessica Amaya was in full effect to document last night’s affair. Check out her photos up top.Today’… More »

By: Stereogum / May 4, 2012 - 12:37 pm

The National-Curated Crossing Brooklyn Ferry Fest Announces Lineup: The Walkmen, St. Vincent, Beirut, The Antlers, More

In January, Brooklyn Academy of Music announced that it would host a spring festival curated by the National’s Bryce and Aaron Dessner, and today that event, called Crossing Brooklyn Ferry (a reference to this Whitman poem), announced it’s full lineup. It goes down 5/3-5/5. And, yeah, if you’re into indie rock, skewing the more arrangement-heavy… More »

By: Corban Goble / February 29, 2012 - 5:36 pm