Posts tagged with "Mary Lattimore"

Substrata 1.5 in Photos

July 28, 2015

Substrata 1.5 in Photos In 2011, a time when the term “summer festival” had already come to connote the massive, multi-stage, corporate-sponsored events which have since become the norm, Rafael Anton Irisarri envisioned Substrata — a different kind of model for showcasing live music. The first edition of Substrata... 

Of Making Deliberate Music: A Line in the Sand project

December 4, 2014

Of Making Deliberate Music: A Line in the Sand project To think that A Line in the Sand – one of the year’s more ambitious and noteworthy projects headed up by core musicians Nathan McLaughlin, Joe Houpert, Josh Mason, and Cody Yantis – all started because of a surplus of empty tape cases lying around seems somewhat comical, but the creative spark... 

Philadelphia Dreaming: A Conversation With Mary Lattimore and Jeff Zeigler

October 9, 2014

Philadelphia Dreaming: A Conversation With Mary Lattimore and Jeff Zeigler In 2013, following a lengthy stint as a member of Thurston Moore’s touring group, Philadelphia-based harpist Mary Lattimore sat down with recording engineer Jeff Zeigler to craft her solo debut, the lush and lovely The Withdrawing Room for Desire Path Recordings. One track from that album –... 

Mary Lattimore, ‘The Withdrawing Room’

May 13, 2013

Mary Lattimore, ‘The Withdrawing Room’ Desire Path Recordings, 04/03/2013 What a delicious instrument, the harp; its mellifluous sound like a cascade of cut diamonds. Its pillar and shape, and its relative rarity in contemporary music all make it an exotic and infrequently appreciated presence in contemporary music. Philadelphia-based Mary...