Rubbing Alcohol, Howth
Sat, February 9, 2013
8:00 pmCameo Gallery
$7.00 - $10.00
Tickets Available at the Door
This event is 21 and overhttp://www.cameony.net/event/213123/
The band’s origins weren’t particularly auspicious: front-woman Best was going through a major life change and came across a keyboard in the trash. Locking herself in her room for three months, she started composing what would become Desert Stars’ first songs. Friends, many with minimal musical background, came over and, compelled by the material, began to play.
Three years later, Best’s outfit has evolved to include Carrie Ashley Hill, Gregg Giuffre (Hunters), and Eric Altesleban (x touring keyboardist interpol, mofo)
The project was born out of a general ennui perpetuated by financial instability and mounting social
Val Acton Loper III is not interested in having children, working a job or living in the suburbs.
His hobbies include: apocalyptic nightmares, wasting valuable time, and eating every meal like it's his
After much trial and error, his debut EP, "Behavior" will be released in 2012.
Indulging on the melodies and sentiment of 90’s indie rock, Howth also reaches for the soaring heights of classic ’70s rock while adding in dynamic ambient textures inspired by Eno and minimalism.
Within Howth’s new songs, Creighton gives a voice to the soul-searching outsider attempting to find a place within claustrophobic environment of the urban landscape. Like a weed pushing through a crack in the sidewalk, their music reflects the perseverance of organic over artificial.
93 N. 6th St.
Brooklyn, NY, 11211