2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: Flowerbooking/Polyvinyl Record Co/Topshelf Records


Friday, March 18
9:00PM - 9:40PM

The Sidewinder Outside
715 Red River St


Listen to Ankles


With a palette informed by punk, metal, and noise as well as jazz and bossa nova, Palm utilize traditional rock instruments to create playful experiments that, using unpredictable time signatures, move up and down, back and forth, and all over the map.
Trading Basics, the band’s full-length debut, was released in November on Exploding In Sound and Inflated Records. Trading Basics challenges the listener's expectations with moments of dissonance that are reigned in and precise. The pretty moments are often where the chaos is. Amid these constant and rapid changes, the band sneaks in an unrelenting, trance-inducing repetition. Recorded and mixed by Eli Crews (Deerhoof, tUnE-yArDs) at Figure 8 Studios in Brooklyn, the album is a confident statement that this young band has carefully crafted a unique sonic vocabulary and methodology during their short time together. Being somewhat removed from city life, and having access to a...

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