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Weasel Walter/Mary Halvorson/Peter Evans: Mechanical Malfunction

Weasel Walter must take comfort in chaos. On this followup to Electric Fruit, this trio’s debut, he revels in it, creating a carnival-esque hall of mirrors: theater of the absurd with Walter as ringmaster, or the ferryman over the river Styx, depending on his capricious whim. Walter is a singular figure in the avant-garde, an … Read More “Weasel Walter/Mary Halvorson/Peter Evans: Mechanical Malfunction”

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Weasel Walter/Mary Halvorson/Peter Evans: Electric Fruit

My, what an odd band. Weasel Walter was the drummer and ringleader of the Flying Luttenbachers, a group dedicated to finding common ground between free improvisation, art music and the most extreme strains of punk and hard rock. Mary Halvorson is an avant-garde guitarist who splits her time between rock and jazz. Peter Evans studied … Read More “Weasel Walter/Mary Halvorson/Peter Evans: Electric Fruit”

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