Our out-there friends, David Weinstein and Ruth Kahn from Outpost Artists Resources explore their native land, canoeing up and down the river of the L to record live music. They are presenting their research, plus radio specials from their coolly eccentric personal collections live each Wednesday at 2pm on WFMU’s streaming channel: Give the Drummer Radio.
Listen to the Talking pictures radio sample here:
Which can also be found and should be listened to at:
The comparatively loquacious Weinstein and the almost completely mum Kahn (who nevertheless makes her presence felt,) are a great act and great guides, too. Listen through to the end of our sample to hear Ruth laugh.
Ridgewood Radio for Talking Pictures features the following:
The Sump at Poppers Locarno (under Hourdini’s Pizza) at Wyckoff and Decatur Ridgewood
Trans Pecos on Wyckoff in Ridgewood
Studio10 on Bogart Street in Bushwick
Knockdown Center on Flushing Ave. in Maspeth
Pioneer Works and Clocktower Radio in Red Hook
and Outpost, of course.
The music was
Malawi Mouse Boys
Dafna Naphtali & Chuck Bettis
Feo-Gasy from Madagascar
Ridgewood radio broadcasts live from the sound studios of Outpost Artists Resources on Norman Ave. in Ridgewood which has a gallery, performance space, video artist residency programs and other programs for kids and community members. More information at: http://www.outpostartistsresources.org