The Ubu Projex diary for 2005

David Thomas

London, Royal Festival Hall
Performing "Starship" with DKT-MC5 and Sun Ra Arkestra

Seattle, Sunset Tavern
Solo Show co-billed with David Grubbs
DJ: Drew Daniel (Matmos)
5433 Ballard Ave. NW Seattle WA 98107
Box office: 206 784-0627
Bar: 206-784-4880
Doors: 8pm
Ticket: $10
Ages: 21+

London, Royal Festival Hall
Patti Smith Meltdown
Singing "Alabama Song" with London Sinfonietta

Rochefort sur Mer (F) Rochefort en Accords Festival
Collaboration with Rodolphe Burger
Tel: 00 33 5 46 99 08 60
Tickets available through fnac/virgin or the tourist office in Rochefort. 20 euros per night or 30 euros for both nights (26 & 27th)

Brighton, Sanctuary Cafe
With Nick Pynn
Showtime: 8pm
Ticket: £5

David Thomas and two pale boys

Catania (Sicily), Zo - Centro Culture Contemporanee

Forli (I), Ex Machina

Strasbourg (F), La Laiterie
13 rue du Howald, 67000 Strasbourg
Tel.: +33-(0)3-88 23 72 37
Doors: 8pm
Red showtime: 8:30p
2pbs showtime: 10:15p

Paris, Nouveau Casino
109 rue Oberkampf, 75011 Paris
tel: (0)1-43 57 57 40
Doors: 7:30p
Austin Lace: 8p
2pbs: 9p

Tulle (F), Des Lendemains qui chantent
les 13 vents, 19000 Tulle
tel: (0)5-55 26 09 50
Doors: 8:30p
Kabuki Buda: 9p
2pbs: 10:20p
JMPZ: 11:40p

Annecy (F), Brise Glace
54bis rue des Marquisats, 74000 Annecy
tel: (0)4-50 33 65 10
Doors: 8:30p
Marie Cosmos: 9:15p
2pbs: 10:30p

Barcelona, Primavera Festival
CD Drome Stage
Recinto Plaça del Fòrum
Rambla Prim 2-4, 08019 Barcelona
Showtime: 9pm

Lewes (Sussex), Pelham House
Lewes Live Literary Festival
Showtime: 8pm

Hovingham (N. Yorks), The Shed
Hovingham Village Hall, Hovingham, North Yorks.
Box Office: 01653-668-494
Doors: 7:15pm
Showtime: 8pm
Tickets: £12

Bilbao, MEM Festival
BilboRock, Muelle de la Merced, 1, BIlbao

Pere Ubu

Richmond VA, Byrd Theatre
James River Film Festival
Live underscore to Roger Corman's "X, the Man With X-Ray Eyes"
2908 West Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23221
Box Office: 804-355-1383
Showtime: 9:30p
Tickets: $12 (adv), $15 (DOS)
Tickets also available at: Plan 9 Music, 3012 West Cary Street, 804-353-9996

Moers (D), Internationales New Jazz Festival
Performing a program called "Live Free or Diet"
Freizeitpark Moers, Krefelder Straße, 47447 Moers
Showtime: 2pm

North Adams MA, Museum of Contemporary Art
Live underscore to Roger Corman's "X, The Man With X-Ray Eyes"
1040 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams, MA 01247
Showtime: 8:30pm
Box Office: 413-662-2111

Ebensee (A), Kino
Live Free or Diet
Schulgasse 6, A-4802 Ebensee
Tel.: +43-(0)6133-6308
Doors: 8p
Showtime: 9pm

Vienna, Szene Wien
Live Free or Diet Program
Hauffgasse 26, A-1110 Wien
Tel: +43-(0)1-749 33 41
Doors: 8p
Bulbul showtime: 8:30p
Pere Ubu showtime: 9:30p

Berlin, Quasimodo
Kantstr. 12, 10629 Berlin
Tel: +49-(0)30-78099810
Doors: 9p Showtime: 10p URL:

Leipzig, Nato Live Free or Diet Program
Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 46, 04275 Leipzig
Tel: +49-(0)3 41 / 3 01 43 97 or 3 01 43 98
Doors: 8p
Showtime: 8:45p

Brussels, Palace
Live Free or Diet Program
Anspachlaan 85, B-1000 Brussels
Tel: +32-(0)2-414 29 07
Doors: 7:30p
Showtime: 9p

Haarlem (NL), Patronaat
Live Free or Diet Program
Oostvest 54, NL-2011AK Haarlem
Tel: +31-(0)23-5324103
Doors: 8:30p
Showtime: 9:30p

Brighton, Concorde 2
Concert date
Madeira Drive, Brighton BN2 1EN
Box Office: 01273-673-311
Doors: 7pm
Fuji Heavy showtime: 7:30pm
Pere Ubu showtime: 8:15pm
Tickets: £12 (adv), £14 (dos)
Tickets also available at: Rounder (01273-325440), Resident (01273-606312), Dome (01273-709709) and thru and

London, Islington Bar Academy
Concert date
16 Parkfield St, London N1 0PS
Box Office: 0870-771-2000
Doors: 7pm
Support: 8pm
Pere Ubu: 9pm
Tickets: £18

Leeds. City Varieties
Concert date
Swan Street, Leeds LS1 6LW
Box Office: 0113-243-0808
Doors: 7:30pm
Hands and Fingers showtime: 8pm
Pere Ubu showtime: 9:15pm
Tickets: £12 (adv), £14 (dos)
Tickets also available at: Jumbo (0113-2455570), Crash (0113-2436743) and thru

Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
Concert date
Masonic Place, Goldsmith St. Nottingham NG1 5GG
Box Office: 0115-958-8484
Doors: 7:30pm
Support: 8:30pm
Pere Ubu: 9:20pm

Dublin, The Village
Concert date
26 Wexford St, Dublin
Box Office: 0870-243-4455

Manchester, Academy 3
Concert date
Manchester Univ. Students Union, Oxford Rd, Manchester
Box Office: 0161-832-1111
Doors: 7:30pm
Support showtime: 8pm

Pittsburgh, Regent Square Theater
Live underscore to "X, the Man With X-Ray Eyes"
1035 S Braddock Av, Edgewood, PA 15218
Tel: 412-682-4111
Doors: 10:30p
Showtime: 11p
All ages
Tickets: $15

Cleveland, Tavern at the Beachland Ballroom
15711 Waterloo Rd, Cleveland 44110
Tel: 216-383-1124
Lives of Saints: 9:30p
Pere Ubu: 10:30p
Ages: 18+
Ticket: $15

Den Haag, State X New Forms Festival
Paard van Troje, Prinsegracht 12, Den Haag
Tel: +31-(0)70-360 18 38


David Thomas & Jackie Leven
Bergen (N), Logen Teater
Support: Micah P Hinson & The Gospel of Progress
Box office: +4781533133 ( or +4755232015 (venue box office)
Showtime: 7pm

David Thomas and the pale orchestra

Porto (P), Codex Music Festival
Reflections in a Mirror Man featuring David Thomas, Keith Moline, Andy Diagram, Jackie Leven and Dids.
Teatro Nacional S. João
Praça da Batalha P- 4000-102 Porto
Showtime: 10pm

David Thomas and Peter Ole Jorgens

Copenhagen, Plan B @ Huset
Live Free or Diet
The 10th Copenhagen International Experimental Music
Rådhusstrade 13, Copenhagen K
Doors: 10pm
Showtime: 11pm