JG Thirlwell very rarely DJ these days, but he will be doing a short set at Rough Trade NYC in Williamsburg for the webite Talkhouse on Saturday April 22 2017 in honor of Record Store Day. DJ sets will also be supplied by A Sunny Day in Glasgow / Showtime Goma’s Jen Goma, Ian Williams of Battles, Vagabon, Jonny Pierce of The Drums and Mario Andreoni of !!!.
On March 29 2014, JG Thirlwell will take part in Multiplex/DeMultiplex : An Evening of Radical Synthesis. The evening, curated by Gavin Russom, will feature with artists engaged in a collective improvisation on Moog electronic instruments. The participants are Sean Be, Tigga Calore, Aurora Halal, Jon Nicholson, Gavin Russom and JG Thirlwell. The event will take place in the Moog Music Installation at Rough Trade NYC, 64 N 9th street Brooklyn NY 11249. It runs from 7pm to 9pm and is free and open to the public.
Elysian Fields are releasing ninth album “For House Cats and Sea Fans”. They are celebrating with a record release concert at Saturday, March 22 at Rough Trade NYC 64 N 9th St, Brooklyn. JG Thirlwell, who appears in the album, will be sitting in with them for the track he contributed to, “Escape from NY”. Also on the bill are The Aspiring Me at 9:00 and the legendary Melvin Van Peebles at 10:00. Elysian Fields hit the stage at 11pm.