Thrill Jockey Announces 20th Anniversary Shows
Independent record label Thrill Jockey will celebrate their 20th anniversary this fall with a series of special concerts. These concerts will act as an overview of Thrill Jockey’s history, with performers including Tortoise, Trans Am, Barn Owl, Future Islands as well as Arbouretum, Pontiak, White Hills, D. Charles Speer and more. The concerts will also represent the label’s newest signings with performances by Matmos and Dan Friel, who both have releases coming out on Thrill Jockey this fall. The concert series takes place from September 13-15 in Baltimore, Brooklyn, and New York City, with an additional show on November 9 in Portland, OR. See below for the full performance schedule.
In addition to the music, the anniversary celebration will also host a special poster series, short film series and ongoing LP re-issues.
Sept 13 – Baltimore, MD at Ram’s Head Live
Special Guest Host: Ed Schrader
Sept 14 – Brooklyn, NY at Death by Audio
Sept 15 – New York, NY – Webster Hall
D. Charles Speer
Special Guests: The Black Twig Pickers
Nov 9 – Portland, OR at Mississippi Studios