. saturday feb 15 erik ruin's ominous cloud ensemble  with Laurie amat and bismuth string quartet. 8pm, @ the icebox project space. 1400 North American Street, Philadelphia. $8-$15 sliding scale. link

saturday feb 29 righteous aquarium & jet lightspeed Drum and sax shreddage with david fishkin, of adult fantasy and west philly orchestra. two-piece fest xiii. from 2pm till 11pm at the foto club, 3743 frankford ave. $10. 22 bands. link

tuesday march 31 VICTOR VIEIRA-BRANCO'S SPLIT CITIES with jaimie branch's fly or die ensemble. @ Ortlieb's. 847 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia. 8pm. donation reque$ted. link


.  friday may 29 stone depot/ the blue road performing music for choreographers beau hancock and Ellie Goudie-Averill. at the performance garage. 1515 brandywine street philadelphia.  link