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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. 

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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.

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