Music

Owl and Wolf Tour Stop at Hunter’s Tryst

Folktress Dani Mari

I first met Brooklyn’s Dani Mari through a Facebook invite to participate in the Radiohead tribute show at Tellus360 celebrating the 20th anniversary of their classic album, The Bends. Dani produced the show and through that contact I became aware of the extremely multi-dimensional artist that she is. One of those dimensions is a project called…

Lancasphere welcomes Friendlier Bear and Jason Sloan 8.15.15

FriendlierBear and Jason Sloan at Hunter's Tryst

The Lancasphere concert series continues to bring atmospheric music to Lancaster, PA. We’re now presenting all of our shows at Hunter’s Tryst, Lancaster’s premiere listening room lounge. Hunter’s Tryst is a perfect space to chill out and be present with our roster of artists who take you to new places through sonic explorations serving our mission to…

Lancasphere welcomes Chuck van Zyl & Mike Hunter to Hunter’s Tryst 6.27.15

Chuck van Zyl and Mike Hunter

The Lancasphere Concert Series is proud to welcome Chuck van Zyl & Mike Hunter to Hunter’s Tryst on Saturday, July 27 at 7pm (Buy Tix). These artists are an integral part of the Philadelphia ambient and space music scenes. Chuck is the producer and host of STAR’S END (the renowned radio program of space music dreamscapes originating on WXPN) and the founder…

Lancasphere presents Evolution of Sound 6.20.15

Robin Chambers and Loretta Bilieux at Evolution of Sound

Lancasphere’s Evolution of Sound returns to The Candy Factory’s Warehouse D on Saturday, June 20 at 7:00pm. Evolution of Sound is an evening of completely improvised experimental music featuring ten area musicians. Filmmaker Stephen Ulrich returns to provide us with improvised visual projects responding to the music in real time. Here’s how it the Evolution of Sound works: Ten musicians from a variety…

Lancasphere welcomes Here Inside with special guests Noite to Hunter’s Tryst 6.12.15

Noite and Here Inside

We thrilled to be moving part of the Lancasphere concert series to Hunter’s Tryst, a new underground BYOB lounge in the heart of downtown Lancaster. Our first show features two acts that have performed at previous Lancasphere shows but are developing special sets specifically for Hunter’s Tryst. Here Inside Here Inside is my own ambient influenced atmospheric…

What I Learned from Lavacave

Lavacave

Admittedly, “acoustic gypsy pop/woodland punk” has not been the primary kind of music getting spins in my iTunes library lately, but I had the chance to mix Lavacave for a recent Saturday night show at DipCo in Lancaster. Lavacave are the masters of “acoustic gypsy pop/woodland punk” with Robin Chambers on vocals, violin, and mandolin, Nick…

Lancasphere 8 featuring Joe Olnick with George Wallace 5.9.15

Joe Olnick

The Lancasphere concert series welcomes Harrisburg guitarist Joe Olnick as we celebrate the release of his album, Bright Paintings (to be released on May 8, 2015). The show will include live musical performances, an exhibit of the paintings that inspired the album, a Q&A with Joe, and a special opening set by ambient artist George Wallace. Joe Olnick…

Lancasphere SEVEN | Evolution of Sound 4.18.15

Lancasphere returns to The Candy Factory’s Warehouse D on Saturday, April 18 at 7:00pm with our fourth installment of Evolution of Sound. The show features an improvised round robin with ten Lancaster musicians. *** We’ve added several special video elements to the evening’s program! *** Photographer and filmmaker Lowell Brown presents excerpts from After Lumiere Filmmaker Stephen Ulrich returns with live improvised visual projects Visual and performance…

Lancasphere 6: Birds of the Cloud Forest, Noite & RiverSound 3.21.15

Lancasphere 6

Lancasphere 6 represents one of the most important missions of the Lancasphere concert series: providing a platform for experimental and ambient artists to explore their creativity in front of an interested audience. Artists from both of our featured acts, Birds of the Cloud Forest and Noite, have been a part of previous Lancasphere concerts and…

RiverSound Project | March 6, 2015

RiverSound Project

In January, photographer Matt Lester asked me if I’d be interested in creating music for a series of photographs he shot back in December on a trip through New Orleans. I saw one of the prints and immediately said yes…and immediately started hearing sounds in my mind that represented that image. The photographs are a series of industrial landscapes…