Colin Stetson, Justin Walter

Pitchfork Afterfest Show

Colin Stetson

Justin Walter

Sun, July 16, 2017

8:30 pm

Constellation

Chicago, IL

$15.00 - $20.00

This event is 18 and over

Colin Stetson
Colin Stetson
Colin Stetson is an American saxophone player.

Born and raised in Ann Arbor, MI, Colin Stetson earned a degree in music from his hometown school, the University of Michigan, in 1997. Six years in San Francisco followed, then another four in Brooklyn, NY. Over this time, Stetson developed his unique solo voice on assorted saxophones, clarinets, cornet, french horn and flute.

Colin Stetson has been a touring member of Arcade Fire, Bell Orchestre and Bon Iver, and has performed and recorded with dozens of artists, including Tom Waits, Arcade Fire, TV on the Radio, Feist, Bon Iver, My Brightest Diamond, Laurie Anderson, David Byrne, Jolie Holland, Sinéad O'Connor, LCD Soundsystem, The National, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Angelique Kidjo, Kevin Devine, Beanie Burnett, and Anthony Braxton.

Stetson now resides in Montréal, Québec.
Justin Walter
Justin Walter
Justin Walter was born and raised in Ann Arbor, MI. His most recent explorations are centered around the Electronic Valve Instrument, a rare wind controlled analog synthesizer. After spending a few years exploring the instrument at home and on the road, he saw two releases for the Life Like label. First was the WALTER double cassette(2012) and then the Dark Matter 12"(2013). His most recent release with this project is Lullabies & Nightmares, out on Kranky May 27, 2013.

In addition to developing and releasing his own material, Walter has worked with many bands and artists over the last decade, including Nomo, Iron & Wine, Wild Belle, Sinkane, His Name is Alive, Saturday Looks Good to Me, Skeletons, Megan Byrne, AUNTS, Scott Gwinnell, and Randy Napoleon.
Venue Information:
Constellation
3111 N. Western
Chicago, IL, 60618