Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Big City Orchestra's "In A Persian Market" at the 15th Annual Outsound New Music Summit

That's me over on the left, taking part in a 21st-century rendering of an Orientalist artifact by William Ketelbey. The players are:

Das - percussion
Ninah Pixie - voice, reeds
Andy Cowitt - voice, reeds, bass guitar
Polly Moller - flutes, percussion
Suki O'Kane - percussion

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Reconnaissance Fly live on KFJC, 11/22/16

We are back at KFJC for our first live mic since 2014. We'll play all the tunes from Off By One, and more tunes which have not yet been recorded.

Catch us live in HD, at 8 pm Pacific on Tuesday night, November 22nd.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Reconnaissance Fly live at the Octopus, October 26th

Reconnaissance Fly will nestle in amongst the books and perform at 8 pm tomorrow, October 26th. Organ of Qwerty will open at 7 with a sonic wunderkammer.
Find us at 2101 Webster Street at 22nd Street in Uptown Oakland near 19th Street BART.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Reconnaissance Fly CD release party with Carl Weingarten

Photo by Carly McLane
Off By One is finally here, and we will be celebrating this Saturday night, October 15th, at the Berkeley Arts Festival space. Carl Weingarten and his symphonic space guitar will be our special guest. It all starts at 8 pm at 2133 University Avenue near the Cal campus. Admission is $10 at the door and CDs will be available for purchase.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Off By One by Reconnaissance Fly now available!

It's September 20th. In our band we all know what that means. Our EP, Off By One, is now available to the whole world!

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Reconnaissance Fly gig on September 18th: CHANGE OF VENUE

Instead of the Night Light, we will be playing at Oakland.Secret, at 577 5th Street, Oakland!  Still with Surplus 1980 and the Dirty Snacks Ensemble!  Still a formidable night of music! Hooray!

Thursday, September 08, 2016

Reconnaissance Fly at the Night Light, Oakland, September 18th

Photo by Michael Dawson
We just played our gig at El Rio in support of Canadian prog rock band Diatessaron (who rocked, by the way), and we will be on the other side of the bay a week from Sunday. We go on first at 8 pm at the Night Light, 311 Broadway, Oakland near Jack London Square. Our pals in Surplus 1980 and the Dirty Snacks Ensemble will round out the evening.

Friday, September 02, 2016

Reconnaissance Fly at El Rio, September 7th

Diatessaron are a Canadian progressive rock band currently on their first US tour, and they've asked Reconnaissance Fly and Grex to provide local support.  Come see and hear us this coming Tuesday at 8 pm at the El Rio, 3158 Mission Street, San Francisco. The Facebook invite can be found here.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016

I will next make sounds in public on July 30th.

I will be singing, and playing flute, bass flute, a toy reed instrument, shruti box, and a massive gong! 

Monday, July 11, 2016

Announcing the upcoming new EP by Reconnaissance Fly

At long last our 5-song EP, Off By One, is complete. We previewed 3 tracks on Don Campau's No Pigeonholes on KKUP 91.5 FM on Sunday. No release date has been chosen yet, but it will be soon. Watch this space for updates.

Monday, April 11, 2016

Excerpt of Usufruct at WVE8

We're up first in this anthology clip from the Wonder Valley Experimental Music Festival 8 this past Saturday, April 9th.