Faraway Plants is available on most formats including iTunes,
Spotify and Amazon Music. Cover design by Sara Kay.
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Get together for Transmissions with Mo Manley, Hodges and Hodges and I for a rotation of sets on the rooftop at Ace Hotel from 4 – 8pm.
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Tagged ace hotel, Art, beats, brunch, chicago, chicago music, cocktails, design, electronic music, jazz, loop, op1, rooftop, sp404, trumpet |
Thanks so much to Voyage Chicago for the feature! Talked music, influence and growing up in the lower Midwest. Check it out here:
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Take a look at a a selection from new piece I’m working on called
Charles Mantis will celebrate the release his full-length record in Chicago this coming Thursday June 29th at Datura Inoxia The California Clipper. The night will feature The Nate Lepine Trio and Leslie Beukelman on vocals. Drop in for a dark night of beats, jazz and a free copy of Datura Inoxia.
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Tagged Art, brooklyn, cancer, cassette, chicago, free, humbolt park, jazz, jazz vocals, music, op1, saxophone, sp404, summer, trumpet, ukrainian village |
Faraway plants is playing the monument stage this Saturday June 24th at 2:30. This weeks lineup will feature Quin Kirchner on drums, Anthony Bruno on Saxophone, Bass and myself on electronics and trumpet.
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Tagged Art, band, beat music, chicago, drums, festival, jazz, logan arts festival, music, quin kirchner, saxophone, trumpet |
by Doug Abram.
If you are in Chicago for the NATO summit or plainly would like to avoid it
Charles Mantis will be playing Transistor Friday May 18th with Everypeople Workshop. Transistor is located at 3819 N Lincoln Ave in North Center. It’s just a short walk or cab ride from the Irving Park brown line stop. The venue/shop is located in a perfect neighborhood to grab dinner before and drinks after. A special thanks to Doug Abram of Black Bear Combo and Rat Snake Turbo Rat for all his work on this cat poster! RSVP HERE!
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