Spanorb Show Log

March 1, 2006-----@611 Florida, WDC===in Spaceships Panic Orbit, on bill with Owl Sounds, 36, Warning Danger of Death.

Jan 25, 2006-----@DC9, WDC===in Spaceships Panic Orbit, on bill with The Picture is Dead, Jakuta & Carl.

December 4 Spaceships Panic Orbit + Violet at El Possible, Phillips Hall, 801 22nd St, NW, RM B120, George Washington University

August 12 Spanorb + 39 other bands at Nutstock, Vienna, VA. Bands include Kohoutek, Alzo Boszormeny & the Acid Achievers, RDK, Rex Morgan, Tone Ghosting, Hope Harveys, etc.

June 26 Spanorb & Indent at Sangha Cafe, Takoma Park, MD.

June 2 Spanorb, DC Improvisor's Collective & Na (Japan) at Warehouse Nextdoor, WDC


Dec 5  Spaceships Panic Orbit, Indent, Washington Free Collaboration Dancers at Electric Possible! Two electro-acoustic free improvisation groups--multimedia experience with films and live improvised dance. Part of the DC 10th INTERNATIONAL IMPROVISATION PLUS FESTIVAL  !!SPECIAL LOCATION!! BUILDING J, 2131 G Street, NW (between 21st & 22nd Streets), George Washington University

May 6Spanorb 36 with Jon Matis (solo) and Northern Machine at Warehouse Next Door, 1017 7th St, NW, WDC

Feb 1 Spaceships Panic Orbit 36 with The Short Life of Harry Crosby (Baltimore) at Electric Possible XI, Phillips Hall, 801 22nd St, NW, RM B120, George Washington University


Dec 13 Spaceships Panic Orbit (with Many, DJ Panic, 36, & special guest John) at WDC Zine Fair: Underground Currents, at Shiloh Baptist Church, 9th &P Sts sponsored by Brian MacKenzie Infoshop.

Sept 13 Spanorb 36 (Special Orbit, 36, DJ Panic) with Paras Kaul, Anna Rubin, and Steve Bradley/Timothy Nohe duo at Sonic Circuits Festival, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

August 22 Spaceships Panic Orbit 36 with Temple of Bon Matin (free rock band from Philly with Ed Wilcox and Leslie Q) at Electric Possible V, Phillips Hall, 801 22nd St, NW, RM B120, George Washington University

July 6 Violet Panic with Neil Feather (Baltimore) and D. Thumbski (Derek Morton) at Electric Possible IV, the Homemade Musical Instruments Special Edition, GWU. Violet Panic is a special duo of DJ Panic (record sawing) and Violet (modified autoharp).

June 21 Spaceships Panic Orbit with Alzo Boszormenyi & the Acid Achievers, Rex Morgan, Faith & Jude, TV John, Shockwave Rider (Richmond, VA), Stardate 6969, Suspects DC, rdk, Bun Wormers, Soul Excursion, Hotel Motel (Durham, NC), Razzle (Durham, NC), & Hope Harveys (Pittsburgh, PA) at Nutstock, backyard music festival, Vienna, VA.

June 8 Spaceships Panic Orbit with Point Line Plane (Portland, OR) at Verrastro's Rock Palace, Florida Ave, WDC

June 1 Spaceships Panic Orbit with Chen/Pumphrey/Neidhardt Trio [improvisational music from Baltimore including Audrey Chen (cello,former guitar, voice), Chris Pumphrey (Rhodes piano, sax) and Paul Neidhardt (percussion/objects)] at Electric Possible III, Phillips Hall, 801 22nd St, NW, RM B120, George Washington University

March 30 Spaceships Panic Orbit with Ducarriganigan at Galaxy Hut. Ducarriganigan are a fantastic 4 piece group from NYC reminiscent of the best of Bongwater. Avant garde power pop never sounded so sweet.


Dec 28 Panic Sing (Many Spaceships, DJ Panic, 36) with Tom Boram/Don Conrad duo, The Dirt, China, & Jason Sloane at The Bottom Floor, St Johns of Hamilton, Baltimore, MD.

Nov 10 Spaceships Panic Orbit, Et At It and 36 at DCAC, 2438 18th St NW, WDC. Show starts 7:30 pm Cost: $5. Formed by members of RaRaFre+Am and ABC Trio, Et At It draws equally from DNA and Liliput to create its uniquely rhythmic "chamber no wave" sound. Playing a live soundtrack to vintage NASA films, Spaceships Panic Orbit is an electro-acoustic free improvisation trio of laptop electronics, reeds, and electronic sounds triggered by scraping a vinyl LP with a saw. 36 is Sam Lohman's power electronics solo project. During this show, 36 also joined Spanorb onstage.

Oct 26 Spanorb performs with Bob Wagner/Laura/James at Red Room, Baltimore, MD

Oct 20 A special quartet of Spanorb 36 (Spanorb + Sam Lohman, aka 36) performed live broadcast on WMUC-FM College Park, MD

Oct 6 Spaceships Panic Orbit performs with Et At It at Galaxy Hut, 2711 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA. (703) 525-8646. Free show.

Sept 28 Spaceships Panic Orbit jams with NASA films at the "Eleven Bulls" gallery opening for Decatur Blue, 2329 Champlain Street, NW in Adams Morgan, WDC. Gallery opening from 8-12; free admission.

Sept 21 Spaceships Panic Orbit plays a free laser light show at Montgomery College Planetarium, Takoma Park, MD

August 2 Spanorb plays the Sonic Circuits Festival at Decatur Blue Gallery with Mikroknytes, 36, velvet, Jon Matis, and others.


July 20 Spanorb plays MOCA gallery, Washington DC with 36 and Trance and the Arcade.

April 30 Spanorb plays Galaxy Hut, Arlington, VA