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Entries Tagged as 'Miles Joris-Peyrafitte'

“As a Friend,” A Film by Miles Joris-Peyrafitte…

November 22nd, 2014 · 1 Comment · Film, Visual Arts

… shows tonight, Saturday November 22, 2014 @ 8:30PM as an official selection of the WILLIAMSBURG INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL at the Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn 80 Wythe Ave Brooklyn, New York  (718) 460-8001 “As a Friend” is produced by Ta’wil Productions and Joseph Mastantuono. As A Friend – OFFICIAL TRAILER from Tawil Productions on Vimeo.

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Review of Dr. Skinnybones New Release

November 3rd, 2013 · 1 Comment · CD Release, Music, Uncategorized

This review just in — first paras below; read the rest here: Dr. Skinnybones-A Last Hurrah For The Glory Of Drinking Alone November 2, 2013joshterzinoLeave a commentGo to comments My first exposure to Brooklyn’s Dr. Skinnybones came the same way a lot of great Brooklyn bands come to my attention, through the aid of Oliver Ignatius. His studio […]

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Review of “Mirage” on Resolve40

March 6th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Film

Check out this review of Nicole Peyrafitte & Miles Joris-Peyrafitte’s film Basil King: Mirage. Basil King: Mirage by patrick brennan photo courtesy of the filmmakers   Among context invoking in-betweens such as essays, interviews, reviews and descriptions, it’s not that often that an artist can be so influentially positioned to shape these as in Nicole […]

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Dr. Skinnybones in Brooklyn

December 22nd, 2012 · 1 Comment · Music, Uncategorized

Missed Thursday night’s Dr. Skinnybones Brooklyn gig, but Nicole went & recorded the following 3 bits. Enjoy Jake Williams (guitar & voice), Miles Joris-Peyrafitte (drums) & Burke Williams (bass).

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Basil King: Mirage & More

September 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Art, Autobiography, Celebration, Conference, Film, Homage, Poetry, Video, Visual Arts

Saturday September 22 FILM PREMIERE BASIL KING : MIRAGE a film co-directed by Nicole Peyrafitte & Miles Joris-Peyrafitte  at Anthology Film Archives  32 2nd Ave – NYC Basil King: Mirage Trailer from miles joris-peyrafitte on Vimeo. Saturday September 22 FILM PREMIERE BASIL KING: MIRAGE We are really exited about the premiere of our 22 mn documentary film on painter […]

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Bad Education: Dr. Skinnybones New Release!

September 2nd, 2012 · 1 Comment · CD Release, Concert, Music, Performances

This is family promotion! So, first off, happy birthday Miles! Besides being my son, he is also 1/2 of the core of the band, co-songwriter & drummer. Go listen & buy Dr. Skinnybones’ new CD or try to catch some of their shows: coming Thursday opening for Amanda Palmer (ex-Dresden Dolls) @ Bard College, then, […]

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Paris Reading X 3

June 8th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Paris, Poetry readings, Uncategorized

June 14th: Pierre Joris, Sylvia Mae Gorelick and Miles Joris-Peyrafitte 19h15, 14th June, Bar Long Island, 47 rue Washington, M George V. Pierre Joris’ most recent publications are his translation of The Meridian: Final Version—Draſts—Materials by Paul Celan. (Stanford U.P. 2011),Canto Diurno #4: The Tang Extending from the Blade (poems) as a 2010 Ahadada eBook, Justifying the Margins: Essays […]

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St. Jacques’ “The Fear of Landing”

January 11th, 2011 · No Comments · CD Release, Music

The Fear of Landing, the first CD by the group St. Jacques (Miles Joris-Peyrafitte — acoustic guitar, banjo, bass & lead vocals— & Aidan Shepard — drums, bass, backing vocals and electric guitar) is just out. All the music is composed by  Joris-Peyrafitte and  Shepard, and all the lyrics are by Joris-Peyrafitte. It is available […]

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He Gone? No, He Back!

December 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Jazz, Live Reading

Didn’t know what was wrong with New York this last month, but it felt uncanny, unheimlich, no one saying savvy rude things to you or the guy next to you, no one slapping you on the back calling you names or complaining about this or that as you enter Katz’s, no one offering unasked for […]

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Winter, Sebald, Norwich, Poetry Marathon, Soju, & more

January 3rd, 2010 · 2 Comments · Art, Blogs, Collectages, Essays, Music, Performances, Poetry readings

A quiet evening spent looking out at the wintery landscape here in Brooklyn while spending time online, nomadically moving from one site to another, finally reading Le Monde’s political pages, then its book section keeping Pierre Assouline’s blog La république des livres for last, which in turn led me to a strange and marvelous blog […]

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