10 Plays in Busan



I wrote about them after they opened for Beijing's, Carsick Cars, at The Basement last month –where they blew my cheap socks off. Static as an instrument? Who'da thunk it?

Half of you will say they are 'weird,' and the other half will tell their friends. The frontier of 'cutting edge' has long been home to interesting characters and these two are surely that.

On the eve of an American tour that kicks off in Brooklyn the 4th of April, they will step back into The Basement this Wednesday the 25th. "10" will then head to the States for a couple of weeks, closing out a tour of the American arthouse scene with a show in Portland. They have also toured Asia and Europe since forming in 2005.

Not to read too much into it, well, ok, I will –it is an interesting pairing. Girl meets boy, and fall in love within a shared sound of birthright-traditional enemies. Is a marriage on Dokdo in the offings?

I better stop there.

Definitely check em' out –and the price (free) is right.

The American Circuit:
2010/04/04 Brooklyn, NY @ Share
2010/04/05 New Jersey, NJ @ WFMU- Nat Roe’s show
2010/04/05 Brooklyn, NY @ Matchless w/SSSS, Jeremiah Cymerman & Nate Wooley duo
2010/04/07 New York, NY @ Death By Audio w/ Little Women, Ryan Power
2010/04/08 Ridgewood,Queens, NY @ Silent Barn w/ Toby Driver, Weasel Walter
2010/04/09 Silver Spring, MD @ Pyramid Atlantic w/ Brown Wing Overdrive, Makioki Sisters
2010/04/10 Baltimore, MD @ The Bank w/ Leprechaun Catering, Brown Wing Overdrive, Microkingdom
2010/04/11 Philadelphia, PA @ the Rotunda
2010/04/12 Lower East Side, NY @ Local 269 – Fay Victor’s Evolving Voice Series
2010/04/13 Boston, MA @ Diaspon Gallery w/ Hell Hoarse and others and tba
2010/04/14 Brooklyn, NY @ Glasslands w/ Zs, Chaw Mank
2010/04/15 Columbia University, NY @ WKCR (pre-record show, air later)
2010/04/16 Providence, RI @ tba w/ Black Pus + Chuck Bettis
2010/04/17 South Portland, ME @ The Apohadion w/ Big Blood + Chuck Bettis




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