Xeno & Oaklander
Amoeba San Francisco - August 7th @ 6:00pm
Xeno & Oaklander play a live set and sign copies of their new album, Par Avion (out now on Ghostly International, available on LP & CD). Also catch them live at The Elbo Room on August 6th with Flaamingos.
Xeno and Oaklander are a minimal electronics girl/boy duo based in Brooklyn, NY. They began writing music and soundtracks in 2004. Liz Wendelbo is French/Norwegian and Sean McBride is from Maryland. They record their songs live in their Brooklyn studio and play analogue synthesizers and instruments exclusively. They have worked with NY producer Chris Coady, and have recorded with producer Drew Brown at Hospital studios in London. They have toured the US, Europe, and Russia numerous times, and they play extensively in New York in music venues, art establishments, and festivals such as Chaos in Tejas, Buchla Source of Uncertainty, and the Moog showcase at SXSW. They have also performed at SF Moma, PS1 Warm Up, Miami Art Basel, the Zrich Kunsthalle, and the New Museum in New York. Xeno & Oaklander have recently scored a soundtrack for Swiss artist Fabian Marti. Their latest Remixes are for British legend John Foxx and French electronic artist Philippe Laurent.