Steve Reid

drummer Steve Reid, RIP
Domino are very sad to hear the news of the death of Steve Reid, who passed away in his sleep last night after a battle with cancer.

Steve Reid was a giant of a drummer, who began playing professionally at the age of 16...
Kieran Hebden (Four Tet) – Tour Dates (tonight @ LPR)
Reid and Hebden have made several albums together by now, including the excellent in 2007. Those sea legs seem to have a mighty short half-life, though: Reid's creative phrasing and pulse games are, as always, a fascinating contrast to the rigid rhythmic grids typical of Four Tet constructions…
Ben Neil curated the five free electronic shows @ WFC
"BEN NEILL is a composer, performer, and inventor of the mutantrumpet, a hybrid electro-acoustic instrument. Through his use of interactive computer technologies, Neill creates a unique musical and visual experience, melding the worlds of electronic music, jazz, pop culture and visual media...