Event

Stephen Malkmus

Stephenmalkmussolo Web

Archived Event

No Longer Showing.

Stephen Malkmus performs solo in support of Groove Denied, a surprising new project that embraces the very digital tools and procedures he'd have once gone out of his way to avoid. Groove Denied was made using Ableton Live, a software sequencer and "digital audio workstation" that is the preferred tool of discerning techno producers and deejays worldwide. Instead of a human-powered rhythm section of electric bass drums, Malkmus's arsenal further includes drum machines, along with a host of plug-in FX and "soft synths" (digital simulations of vintage electronic hardware that inhabit your computer rather than take over your entire living room). For the first time on record, what you hear here is just Stephen and the Machine(s).

Thursday, May 2, 7:30pm and 10pm.  $35 General / $30 Members. 

To learn more about the benefits of becoming a member, please click here.


Limited-Edition Kim Gordon print in conjunction with Stephen Malkmus performances at The Kitchen

On the occasion of performances by Stephen Malkmus on May 2, artist and musician Kim Gordon created this signed limited-edition print inspired by her renowned paintings of artist and bands' names. Proceeds from the sale of this limited edition will support artists whose groundbreaking, genre-defying work appears at The Kitchen throughout the upcoming season.

Gordon Kitchen Edition Cc

Kim Gordon
Stephen Malkmus, 2019
Archival pigment print
20 x 16 inches
Edition of 50 + 5APs
Signed by the artist
$200

A small number of these works are offered here as a pre-order at a special price. Prints will be available to ship by May 24. Prints will be sold in the order payments are received, and as such we cannot guarantee a particular number within the edition. For further information and to purchase a print please visit our online shop.

For more information or questions about international shipping please contact editions@thekitchen.org.


This event is made possible with endowment support from Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust; annual grants from The Amphion Foundation, Inc., The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Howard Gilman Foundation, and The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation; and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

The Kitchen Blog

Roland Young Blog V5

In Conversation with Roland P. Young

Nov 15 2019

On November 21, renowned jazz clarinetist Roland P. Young will take the stage for a rare solo performance—his first in over ten years—as part of a double bill with the band L’Rain presented by The Kitchen at Public Records.  Born in Kansas City, Young was trained in both jazz and classical ...Read On

Outside View 3 A Blog

The Kitchen L.A.B.: Regeneration

Nov 06 2019

Each season at The Kitchen, artists working across disciplines present a wide range of performances, exhibitions, screenings, and events. Since 2012, our annual L.A.B. series has run in parallel with this programming, creating opportunities for practitioners to speak with one another and with aud...Read On

Img 1584 For Web

The Making of Turning Towards a Radical Listening

Oct 22 2019

Last week, James Allister Sprang premiered his performance Turning Towards a Radical Listening at The Kitchen. Culminating his five-week residency, this performance in our black box space is the first full realization of a project that the artist has been developing over several years in variou...Read On

Read More on The Kitchen's Blog