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2008-11-02 20:00:00

Boris Hauf + Michael Hartman

NOTE! This featured set on Sun. Nov. 2nd, will take place at an alt. location!!!

Share @Fotòfono
440 Broadway (at Hewes St, No. 2L)
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Subway: G to Broadway; J to Hewes St
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See you!!!!

Boris Hauf
was born in London 1974.
He is the founder of vienna improv quintet efzeg, cofounder of berlin-based classic rock drone band The Understated Brown (a.k.a TUB) and sometimes member of allrounder outfit Tv Pow and post-punk legends Lozenge (as long as the exsisted),
both chicago-based.

He has recorded more than 30 releases since 1995 on CD, DVD, vinyl, Vhs and tours regularly as solo artist and with bands throughout Europe, North Africa, Latin America, Japan, Asia and the USA.

Festivals, Radio- & TV -stations, Filmdirectors, Videoartists, Ensembles, Soloists,
Performers and Theaters have commissioned compositions from Boris Hauf.

Boris Hauf has received numerous international grants and composition prizes and has held lectures at the Art Institute of Chicago (USA) and at various schools in Austria and Germany.
He initiated the annual festival Chicago Sound Map, which he also curates along with Michael Hartman.

Pays rent in Berlin, Germany.

Recent releases include:
Hauf/Rennert ? doomsdays [Hammerrecords]
efzeg - krom [hathut]
Bruckmann/Dafeldecker/Hauf - wane [formed records]
Tv Pow + Hauf - Busking for Gasmoney []
Boris Hauf - Clark [sijis]
Lozenge - undone [sickroom records]
Boris Hauf - Soft Left onto Westland [mosz]
Recent compositions and performances:
Vera Mantero Until the moment when God is destroyed by the extreme exercise of
beauty; Une Etre Ici Plein
Martin Nachbar ?iller; looking for johnny; Incidental Journey; Repeater
Benoit Lachambre Not to know
Franz Poelstra/Robert Steijn Tarzan, the Vienna experience
Lit? Walkey The Missing Dance No.7; Wings raised to a second power; Like that,
like this
Paz Rojo This Body doens?t have a title yet
Sabina Holzer dreamcracker
Continuous collaboration with visual artist Nadia Lauro.


Michael Hartman is an improviser and composer currently living in Chicago, USA releasing and performing music as a solo artist, in various collaborative efforts, and as a member of TV Pow and Television Power Electric.

Other projects include duo works with Boris Hauf, Dimes, and The Funf. Hartman was a founding partner of the now completed record label, Gentle Giant Records and currently runs the label Kuro Neko Music with his wife and partner Junko Okada (DJ JunkRoc).

Influenced by everything from American country music and international techno to the sounds of his urban environment Hartman explores and embraces future electronics, free music, soundscapes, and contemporary compositions. His portfolio includes recorded works, sound installations, music for dance, and live performances that utilize synthesizers, samplers, drums and percussion, electronics, multi-track editing tools, and surround sound speaker systems.

Hartman also organizes and curates festivals (including Chicago Sound Map with Boris Hauf), performance series(including Decomposure at Deadtech), and the occasional tour.
Hartman has performed and recorded as a member of TV Pow, as a solo artist, and with many wonderful musicians, dancers, and artists throughout the United States, Europe, and Japan.

Michael Hartman and Boris duo -
Michael Hartman solo - 
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