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Shade (1994)

Deep Rock Passage (2000)

One Leg Dance (2005)

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'One Leg Dance' is a collection of songs which were performed live between 1994 and 2005. None of these are meant to be faithful historical documents of the events in question, but are simply an interesting collection of songs created primarily for a live outlet.

The title reflects the awkwardness I feel while doing this sort of show, essentially one man plus computerized accompaniment. It's simply not the same energy that a band can accomplish although it's certainly a valid performance style (you can reference the old schoolers like Klaus Schulze or even new laptop jockeys like Biosphere as successful examples). That said, I enjoy doing it (and enjoy hearing my music through a nice, clear, loud-as-hell PA) and am continuing to explore possible ways to enhance the quality of the performance, both for myself and for the audience.

The following pages cover my memories of the different shows, some minor notes on the recording and a few photos where they exist. My thanks to everyone who came out to see the shows, take pictures and show their support for my work. Enjoy!

-jpb

Shade (1994)

Deep Rock Passage (2000)

One Leg Dance (2005)