Saturday, November 22, 2014

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

OLD MOSS SEAPIT NAB

-new mossenek:
https://mossenek.bandcamp.com/album/inhuname-with-each-other

-oldest second show ever this sat Nov 15th in LA:
http://356mission.tumblr.com/post/102153953695/brooks-headleys-fancy-desserts-book-launch

-mick barr/brandon seabrook/chris pitsiokis trio next thurs nov 20th at manhattan inn:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1474925836121475/

-Nabrok (speck from orphan new band):
https://nabrok.bandcamp.com/releases





Wednesday, October 15, 2014

https://objet-a.bandcamp.com/track/jigtranse-2

and

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bh3dLmC1AA


Beggar

OCT15...
https://ocrilim.bandcamp.com/album/beggar
the worst and possibly final release as ocrilim.
time will tell...




Saturday, September 20, 2014

avund and donder

hello all,
first off, thank you to all the good folks i met and hung out with at incubate festival in tilburg. was great to meet you and i really appreciate all the travel time and costs some of you had to endure. so, thank you!!!

second off, things at hand...
-october 4th i'll be performing solo at EMPAC in troy ny. here is their website about it: http://empac.rpi.edu/events/2014/fall/mick-barr
-october 24th and 25th are virus days at st vitus... the 24th krallice will perform, the 25th ocrilim will perform.
-attention chicago humans!!!! october 26th ACME will perform 2 of my trios at Constellation, along with works of joseph byrd. here is their website about it: http://www.constellation-chicago.com/event/635799-american-contemporary-music-chicago/ , i won't be there, but i want to be.
-more shows will be announced soonish, just being settled.

third off, heres a video from the performance i did with hisham bharoocha and his 19 bass drums:



fourth off, heres the video of the live on air performance of the bj rubin show featuring the annual augustian performance of BARRSHEADAHL:


fifth off, i'll begin selling the new one-sided oldest 7" sometime.

much more coming in the year(s), recordings, releases, drawings, shows, changes, staying sames,,,,
--mick

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

more crap.

hello all.
1st off, here is audio from a set i did with hisham bharoocha and his 19 bass drums.
http://clocktower.org/show/anxious-space-mick-barr 

2nd off, this friday there will be a live broadcast of the bj rubin show which barrsheadahl will play.
if in nyc, watch tv:  It will be broadcast from 11pm-midnight on MNN1 in Manhattan (Time Warner 34, RCN 82, FiOS 33). For people not in Manhattan, here is a link to watch it live on the internet:
http://www.mnn.org/live/1-community-channel

3rd off, mossenek "precarious summoning" cd is sold out. thanks y'all. 

4th off, , , 





Friday, August 1, 2014

up and coming shows

aug 2nd solo set at basilica, hudson ny
aug 5th solo set at lulu's greenpoint nyc
aug 9th trio improv set with travis laplante and nick podgurski, 69 clifton pl, 1st fl, clinton hill nyc.
hopefully sometime late august barrsheadahl set somewhere new yorky...
sept 17th krallice at incubate festival, tilburg holland
sept 18th solo set at incubate festival, tilburg holland
oct 4th solo set at empac, troy ny
oct 24th krallice set at stvitus, greenpoint nyc with virus
oct 25th solo set at stvitus, greenpoint nyc with virus



Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Mossenek japan

hello all,
many things since the last things.
japan is/was great. i would like to return.
many thanks to vampillia, nadja, saxruins, chuck, yuko, jv, and everyone we met and spent time with.

MOSSENEK has many recordings to pour through...
there is a new live set up on bandcamp with special guest colin marston.
http://mossenek.bandcamp.com/album/live-death-by-audio-3-10-14
"Precarious Summoning" has finally been released, CDR and mp3...
http://mossenek.bandcamp.com/album/precarious-summoning
Mossenek video we made in Hokkaido, directed by Justina Villanueva:
http://youtu.be/3SgqshLEqPk
too much more coming soon, live in japan, new rehearsal albums, maybe some physical shit, you don't want this much but we don't care...

other things...
--i'll be playing solo august 2nd at basilica in hudson ny state as a part of the art show "ambulance blues".  this date marks the 12th anniversary of the bolt that hit NLM and shifted his existence. so this set will be in tribute to him.
--there will be a barrsheadahl show in nyc sometime either august 6,7,8. no venue has been established, no date set in stone, but it will happen.
--the plans are still in motion for krallice to perform at incubate festival in holland sept 17th, plus some other dates around that one. but we shall see if that happens...
--i'll be performing solo at EMPAC in troy ny state october 4th. surround around.
--krallice and myself will support the great norwegian band Virus at st vitus october 24th and 25th. first krallice show in nyc in over a year. first virus us show ever. humbled and honored.

more later.
--mick







Monday, June 9, 2014

Time gain

time ticks onward.
many thanks to mr. hank shteamer for this article:
http://darkforcesswing.blogspot.com/2014/06/suspension-of-self-mick-barr-and-marc.html
and..
mossenek will be performing on wfmu tuesday june 10th between 3-6 sometime.
you can stream it somehow here: http://wfmu.org/playlists/BT
or if in nyc area, 91.1 FM.





Tuesday, May 13, 2014

further drowning

many things..
yet another mossenek set..:
http://mossenek.bandcamp.com/album/live-death-by-audio-1-31-13
older.

mossenek promo video for japan tour..:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIWHdXIkc1E
made by chuck.

weasel walter improv collection..:
http://weaselwalter.bandcamp.com/album/2014-improvised-music-sampler
me and weasel duo track 6.

also..:
mossenek will perform live on wfmu june 10th sometime in the afternoon.
our bithcivserberous/old detention tape will be available soonish from 5nakefork.
precarious summoning cdrs soon too.

upcoming shows:
may 15th at trans pecos "Overishins" (barr, bettis, pride, deblase)
may 23rd at st vitus "Mossenek" with prizehog and Vaz
june 5th at st vitus "Mick Barr/Marc Edwards Duo" with dysrhythmia and many arms.
then mossenek in japan...

also, for those interested, i'll be playing in this at the end of may in nyc:
http://www.newyorklivearts.org/event/within_between

more soon, sure i forgot something. thanks to all bandcamp orderers/donators..











Thursday, May 1, 2014

m-di

Mossenek "Divine Indifference"
the 3rd of the digital trilogy.
http://mossenek.bandcamp.com/album/divine-indifference

upcoming nyc shows:

may 7th at silent barn, Mossenek, Nebadon, La Cruor
may 15th at trans pecos: Overishins (barr, bettis, pride, deblase) and others. 
may 23rd at st vitus: Mossenek, Prizehog
june 5th at st vitus: Mick Barr/Marc Edwards duo, Many Arms and Dysrhythmia



Tuesday, April 1, 2014

BITHCIVSERBEROUS

The 2nd installment in the Mossenek trilogy leading up to our japanese soil explorations is upon us.
                                                                  Bithcivserberous.
Recorded november 2nd 2013 at MNN studios.
availble here:
http://mossenek.bandcamp.com/album/bithcivserberous

The next installment will be Divine Indifference.
Precarious Summoning will be released in a physical and/or tangible format which will be sold in Japan and possibly online when we return.

Mothen 7" limited release on American Tapes available here:
http://americantapes.bigcartel.com/product/am-987-mossenek-mothen-onesided-7