Thursday, September 11, 2014

MANHATTAN SHORT film festival at MOTORCO Thursday, Oct. 2nd 9pm

still from the film On/Off
Come experience 10 short films (under 18 min.) selected from over 589 entries.  This festival is being shown in 300 cities around the world in the same week.  The films are incredible! They are also very unavailable so this is a great chance to see them on the big screen.  Make sure to get your tickets to the only Durham - triangle area screening of the MANHATTAN SHORT film festival at Motorco on Thursday, Oct. 2nd at 9pm. This screening is followed by DJ Dusty Tech.
Finalists for 2014:
"97%" (Ben Brand) Netherlands

 "Crime – The Animated Series" (Alix Lambert & Sam Chou) USA

On The Bridge” (Elena Fuller) England

Shift” (James Croke) Australia

The Fall" (Andreas Thaulow) Norway

On/Off” (Thierry Lorenzi) France

La Carnada” (Josh Soskin) Mexico

Mend And Make Do” (Bexie Bush) England

The Bravest, The Boldest” (Monn Molson) USA

Rhino Full Throttle” (Erik Schmitt) Germany

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Caravansary album by the Black Rock City Allstars


This year's Black Rock City Allstars album Caravansary is free to download as a gift to every one.  This album is amazing and we feel honored to be a part of it.  The track featuring L. Cooper and Adisa McKenzie is here.  It was amazing to perform this song out at Burning Man because there was  rain, hail and lightning early in the week, quite a phenomenon for the desert in August. Enjoy!

Friday, September 5, 2014

'The Blues & Salvation' album out on September 9th


Labor records releases THE BLUES & SALVATION on September 9th, a soul-stirring collection featuring the iconic Rev. Gary Davis along with George Higgs, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, Louisiana Red, Jemima James and others- performers of American Roots Music in it's best and purest form.  Most songs written be Kent Cooper.  Purchase your copy here.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Freestyle Palace 2014!



Freestyle Palace rises again in Black Rock City, NV.  If you're heading out there, check us out at 8:30/ Esplanade. Join in the Freestyle jam or grab a drink from the Pussy Liquor lounge.  Have a safe journey and see you at home!

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Deep Listening Conference



L. Cooper, along with the rest of the Squawk Boat Deep Listeners are presenting at the upcoming Deep Listening Art/ Science conference in Troy, NY.  We have posed the question: ‘Why is Deep Listening a valuable workplace practice?

Monday, June 16, 2014

New Squawk Boat Site!


Check out our new Squawk Boat site!  Join our mailing list, we have some really cool Squawk Boat experiences coming up and we want to keep you posted.  Squawk Boat is a collaborative project located in the barge of a houseboat in Gate 6, Sausalito, CA.  Nestled in the Richardson Bay at the feet of Mt. Tam.  Take a map and check it out.