I first saw this guitar and drums duo last month, in their home town of Asheville, N.C. during Moogfest. The festival is often thought of as just an electronic music festival and it does skew in that direction, but it primarily celebrates the creative souls in music and in doing so honors the spirit of electronic music pioneer Robert Moog. The sonic palette of guitarist Shane Perlowin and drummer Ryan Oslance certainly fits that description. I also hear these influences as I listen to Ahleuchatistas: the guitar inventions of Robert Fripp and even progressive rockers Gentle Giant, but also sounds that span the globe with styles that can feel North African or Asian. -Bob Boilen All Songs Considered
Ahleuchatistas is guitarist Shane Perlowin and drummer Ryan Oslance on a musical odyssey of pure imagination, limitless in influences, combining tight-knit composition with improvisation, and delivering powerful live shows.
The project was founded in 2002 and has evolved organically in its near-decade long history as the muse leads through the creative
Resonances of an Ancient Earth Tapping into the primal vibrations of our shared mother "Resonances Of An Ancient Earth" is an acoustic ensemble comprised of a rotating group of musicians including analog effects, bass, and percussion with a constant of mandolin and winds.
Also On This Day:
art Downtown Arts Stroll
5:00PM - 9:00PM Price: free
Our first night as part of the First Thursday downtown art stroll.