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Live at Skymall — OUT NOW!


Live at Skymall is out now!

It’s Cups N Cakes podcast’s Pick of the Week. Read their review here:

Read our Beat Route (AB) interview here:

Read our Portraits of Edmonton interview here:


December 15 at Sewing Machine Factory


Pigeon Breeders [cassette release] / Soft Ions / l.n.baba / Molan
Friday December 15th 2017
Doors at 8 pm
$10 at the door

Pigeon Breeders – Cassette Release
Fatigue wave free-improv soundscapes from Will Scott + Myles Bartel + Smokey. They’ll be dropping their new cassette “Live at Skymall” via Sweety Pie Records and Double Lunch Records. The cassette features a full performance by the original trio from a 2014 Bermuda Festival afterparty show + another from earlier this year w/ Smokey!
R.I.P. Skymall.

Soft Ions
Experimental duo from Parker Thiessen (Zebra Pulse, Private Investigators, Kaunsel, etc) + Jenna Turner (The Olm, Look Away)

l.n. baba
Your favorite guitar dad.

One-man No Homer garage rock for fans of Power-Buddies, Skymall, and The Simpsons đŸ˜‰

•This show is intended to be safe and comfortable for all. Respect one another. Respect the venue. No oppressive behaviour will be tolerated. This event takes place on Treaty 6 Territory•


Our next performance is a very special one!

The second installment of The Cinema of Psychedelia at Metro Cinema features a screening of Alejandro Jodorowsky’s HOLY MOUNTAIN and a pre-screening performance by yours truly.

You can purchase tickets online here:

See you there!


Sled Island 2017

Excited to play this year’s Sled Island Music Festival in Calgary, AB this year!

We have a new track we’ve put up exclusively on their website. Visit our page here:

Our show is on Friday, June 23rd at Good Life Community Bicycle Shop with Echo Beach, Yankee Yankee, and POSTNAMERS.

See you there!

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April 8th: Drone Service


Mangled Tapes and Sweaty Palms present an evening of deep listening featuring some of Edmonton’s finest

Grab a pew and drift into the spiritual ether with

Rhythm Of Cruelty
Pyramid // Indigo
Smokey and the Feeelings
Grok (members of Pigeon Breeders and Diamond Mind)

with visual accompaniment by:

Courteney Morin
Lukas Zapata
Simone Kousol-Graham
Jenna-Katheryn Heinemann

Saturday, April 8th at St. Faith’s Anglican Church
Doors at 7pm, Sound at 8pm
$15, All Ages
Tickets here:

Trance Sessions

Our next shows are on March 17th and 18th, 2017.

Trance Sessions – Mile Zero Dance, Pigeon Breeders and Stacey Cann – Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Upper Hall (10037 84 Ave), 9:30 p.m.

Co-produced by Mile Zero Dance and New Music Edmonton

Gerry Morita, Artistic Director of Mile Zero Dance, and renowned music trio Pigeon Breeders, have created The Trance Sessions especially for Now Hear This. New Music Edmonton is proud to be partnering with Mile Zero Dance in presenting this new collaborative work. Featuring Gerry Morita and small group of dancers, Pigeon Breeders, and a stunning film component, The Trance Sessions is certain to be one of the most compelling and cutting-edge performances to be seen by Edmontonians this season.

The Trance Sessions is long-form improvisation integrating dance, music and visuals, featuring Pigeon Breeders: members Will Scott, Myles Bartel and Scott Smallwood

Dancers: Jeannie Vandekerkhove, Tony Olivares and Gerry Morita

Visuals: Stacey Cann

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