Tag Archives: sloppy circus

QC: PARTY TEASER + NEW DEVELOPMENTS

by roko flip We’re hard at work on some exciting new QC projects including some incredible vodcasts featuring the likes of Javelin, Wildbirds and Peacedrums, Ava Luna and many more. But we’re also in the midst of planning the next Quiet Color spectacular. Before we announce the new show in the coming weeks, we thought [...]

PHOTO GALLERY: QC’S SLOPPY CIRCUS

photos by andre salyer and marc evan Here’s one last look back at the party that was. Amidst the fire breathers and acrobats: Javelin, The Shivers, Ava Luna, Dinowalrus, and Shark? rocked Quiet Color’s Sloppy Circus last Saturday for what turned out to be an epic Brooklyn evening. Check out a photo diary of the [...]

ADVENTURES AT THE SLOPPY CIRCUS

by shannon moore (pictures and video by kate maxwell) If you were there, I’m sure you have your own dimly lit, grainy circus story to tell. If you braved the Industrial labyrinths of warehouses on this particular sub-zero Saturday night and followed the soft glow and faint pound of music to the doorstep of the [...]

ARTIST PROFILE: DINOWALRUS

by kevin diamond The intrinsic beauty of Saturday Night’s QuietColor show at House of Yes lies in the total spectrum of sound covered by its five acts. Every band brings a unique perspective on what it means to be an “indie-rock” band in this new decade. Case in point: Dinowalrus, a self-described “three-piece drum-and-drone band,” who [...]

ARTIST PROFILE: SHARK?

by raleigh st. claire As QC’s Sloppy Circus approaches, we’re highlighting each band on the bill to help you get further acquainted. Following up with our Ava Luna profile, today we look at the three-piece Brooklyn band Shark?. Fronted by QC-staffer Kevin Diamond, they are more than just “our friend’s band.” They’ve constructed catchy garage [...]

QUIET COLOR’S SLOPPY CIRCUS: JAN 30, 2010

by ernsk We’ve been dreaming about this party for a while now. Never considering that it might actually go down in real life. So we’re thankful for the unexpected which will abound at the House Of Yes next Saturday night, January 30th. Javelin is headlining Quiet Color’s Sloppy Circus; a night of fire performers, aerial [...]

ARTIST PROFILE: AVA LUNA

by john ziegler Much digital space has been filled trying to describe Ava Luna’s sound. Critics and commentators have called it electro-doo-whop, electro-pop soul, post-punk dance-a-tronic pop-a-whop, and other combinations of the words electro, pop, soul, and doo and whop.  When the band lists its own influences (James Brown, Stax, Fugazi) it’s easy to see where [...]