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  1. On this day 21 years ago, Sonic Youth played the first concert at the Electric FactoryRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... of songs that thrillingly blended punk dissonance, ambient melody and occasional pop hooks. Opening the show was Dirty Three - the instrumental project of The Bad Seeds' Warren Ellis, who was quite intoxicated and explained that songs were about ...


  2. Xylouris White brings unique collaboration to DarwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    CRETAN lute player George Xylouris and Australian drummer Jim White, best known for his work with instrumental rock band Dirty Three, are the duo behind unique musical stylings of Xylouris White. This weekend the acclaimed musicians are bringing their distinct sounds to Darwin for the first time since they formed in 2013.


  3. Moon Pix Turns 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | Stereogum

    ... and then got together with Mick Turner and Jim White, two members of the tangled-up instrumental rock trio Dirty Three, and recorded the album in a few days. It's hard to assign concrete meaning to most of Moon Pix , since it's not a concrete album. ...


  4. Instrumental duo Sun Speak gets a voice through a crystalline...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Chicago Reader

    The first time I heard "Bogalusa," the soulfully grooving jam that closes Sun Speak 's new album, Sun Speak With Sara Serpa , I had to double-check to make sure it wasn't a cover. It has a melodic sprawl that oozes southern charm, with an opening lick that evokes Sam Cooke's immortal "A Change Is Gonna Come," but as drummer Nate Friedman lays out the massive, loping beat and Matt Gold rips into his meaty chords, it's clear that the duo is tapping into a familiar tradition and putting a spin on it that suggests the Dirty Three rolling through Memphis.


  5. Exploring gender identity in music - without wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | ABC News

    Take Chopin's Nocturn in E-Flat Major, or the Charles Mingus Quintet's Serenade in Blue. People compare Dirty Three concerts to religious experiences, and never a word is sung.


  6. Music reviews: Cardi B, Laura Veirs, DMA's, Xylouris White and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | The Age

    ... Jim White conjure up a mighty sound for just a duo, given that the former plays lute or lyra and the latter (of Dirty Three fame) a drum-kit. Here that sheer mass often seems like a wall of water: a vast wave of sound rearing up and threatening to ...


  7. Xylouris White - "Daphne"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Stereogum

    Xylouris White is the musical collaboration between George Xylouris, a virtuoso lute player and singer from the Greek isle of Crete, and Jim White, drummer of the Australian instrumental trio the Dirty Three. They're releasing Mother , their third album of transportive, psychedelic folk music, next month, and we've already heard the propulsive " Only Love ."


  8. Xylouris WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... with a deft touch, able to go from thunderous to tender on a dime. Jim held it down in the instrumental trio Dirty Three, and has also backed Cat Power and PJ Harvey. Jim and George met and started playing together more than 25 years ago in ...