WGXC Live: Black Taffy, Metavari, DJ Father Chad (Audio)
Aug 24, 2019
Live broadcast from The Avalon Lounge in Catskill. Black Taffy (Donovan Jones, ex This Will Destroy You) is a Dallas-based composer and performer whose current focus lies in pairing ambient music with large bass and percussion. (https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/black-taffy-elder-mantis/). Metavari is the moniker of American composer and electronic musician, Nathaniel David Utesch. Metavari's dark, cinematic records make extensive use of nostalgic electronics and sampling; a collage of synth-laden melodies, menacing instrumentation and foley sounds. (a href="https://acloserlisten.com/2019/04/10/metavari-absurda-music-reimagined-in-the-short-films-of-david-lynch/">https://acloserlisten.com/2019/04/10/metavari-absurda-music-reimagined-in-the-short-films-of-david-lynch/. DJ Father Chad of Hudson, follows with a set featuring all varieties of dark dance music. Extra Webstream at 10 p.m. where listeners can tune in online at wgxc.org/listen.