Summer Solstice Celebration w/Boy Dirt Car, Trash Catties, and Repeat Bias$8/10
Double Album Release Party
Summer Solstice Celebration
at The Hook and Ladder Mission Room
Doors 8pm / Music 8:30pm / 21+
$8 Advance / $10 Day of Show
The Hook & Ladder Theater is proud to present a multi-disciplinary, double-release Summer Solstice Celbration featuring performances by Boy Dirt Car, Trash Catties and Repeat Bias, with visuals by Shawna Lee.
Milwaukee noise group Boy Dirt Car were formed by Darren Brown and Eric Lunde in 1981 after the two young punkers met Glenn Branca at a Chicago noise-music festival. Gathering a few friends together for jams, they proceeded to play with a revolving-door line-up that usually consisted of Brown, Lunde and any drunken and/or drug-addled buddy they could string along. Finally settling on a semi-stable line-up that consisted of the duo and Keith Brammer and Dan Kubinski of Die Kreuzen on various metal percussive instruments and noise-making devices, BDC found their feet and were soon hailed by well-meaning folks as America’s answer to Einstürzende Neubauten. Inactive as a band for many years, Eric Lunde in the meantime released some solo records and Darren Brown formed Impact Test.Releasing full-length album, Family LiveTrash Catties
Minneapolis duo, Jennifer Catties and Manny Catties are, Trash Catties: garbage pop band weaving distorted electric violin and bass with programmed beats, and vocals.