Strobe Sessions is exited to present Dorian Taj and DEADBEAT to perform at our #62nd show on Thursday, May 21st at Strobe Recording.
Dorian Taj and band will be performing a live in studio Strobe Session version of the new record "Giant". After the 10 songs from "Giant" they will play select songs from previous releases. This will be recorded and video taped as part of the Strobe Sessions series. Deadbeat opens at 8 pm.
THIS EVENT IS INVITE ONLY AND THERE IS LIMITED SEATING. IF YOU WISH TO ATTEND, YOU MUST RSVP TO: email@example.com. You will receive a confirmation email.
SHOW TIME: Doors 7:30pm / Music: 8:00pm / Please plan to arrive on time/ $10 suggested donation/BYOB/This event will be video recorded for a future release.
7:30pm: Doors open
8:00 pm: Deadbeat
9:00 pm: Dorian Taj
About Dorian Taj:
Dorian Anthony Alexander Tajbakhsh, better known as Dorian Taj, is a guitarist and singer/songwriter from Chicago, IL. He made his first records with the hardcore punk band Articles of Faith, whom he joined just prior to the recording of their first album, "Give Thanks" produced by Bob Mould. Afterwards, he played in the local noise band, End Result, appearing on their lone release, a 12" EP called "Ward" released on Steve Albini's Ruthless label.. He later formed a rock band called "Wait For Light". After living in Los Angeles for a time, the band returned to Chicago to record the debut Album at Phil Bonnet's Solid Sound.After a European tour Wait For Light disbanded. D.T. eventually began performing with a band under his own name, Releasing the Puppet Record(Joe Irizarry, John Hiler sessions), The Tobacco Record(The Dave Trumfio sessions) , and The Hating Game(Dan Dietrick, Ed Tinley, Jeff Boyd sessions).The current band which features Anthony Rubino-guitar, justin Loftus-bass and Danny Severson-drums and Josh Hudson-Piano/Guitar have finished the new album “Giant” which is now released (2014.) You can check it out at www.doriantaj.com
or Hear "Rocket" and "No Future" off of "Giant" with links below.
Lo-fi folk apatheticisms and bits of gold
ABOUT STROBE SESSIONS are a performance series hosted by Strobe Recording since March of 2008. Strobe Recording invites musicians to perform in front of a live studio audience. Each performance is filmed, photographed, and recorded and made available to the artist. For more info go to www.strobesessions.com