Upcoming Shows

Saturday, September 8, 2007 12pm-12am
Spaceships Panic Orbit with The Plums, TV John, 
Butter Kings, Tone Ghosting, 
Grappling Hook, Caleb Fraid 
and many more
Vienna, VA

Sonic Circuits Festival DC
Thursday, Sept 20, 2007 9:00pm Cost: $9
with Ergo, Promute, Insect Factory, Kuschty Rye Ergot
Velvet Lounge
915 U St. NW
Washington, DC
U St/Cardoza Metro

This year, the seventh edition of DC SONIC CIRCUITS promises more! More genre-bending sounds and world-class performances! Additional venues! Film and Video! More adventurous music and exploratory visions
from over 60 artists from the DC Metro area, across the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, The Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Norway, Spain, & Lithuania! Plus added surprises!

For full Sonic Circuits DC lineup, schedule, info check out

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Spaceships Panic Orbit perform "Heroic Conquest of Space" at Sonic Ciruits festival, Decatur Blue gallery, WDC, on Aug 1, 2002. Photo: Tony R. Boies

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Live 2003

Sonic Circuits 2002

Many Spaceships...from parts unknown...alto, agony pipe, moog.  No biological data available at this time. Known to perform with avant rock improvisors The Hat City Intuitive.

DJ Panic:  Plays homemade instrument involving vinyl LPs/hacksaw/electronics, drum machine, keyboard, electronix. See also Tone Ghosting.

Peter Brownlee (Special Orbit): Plays laptop electronics, live audio processing, analog synthesizer. Filmworks with The Dang Gang.

and sometimes:
36: veteran of Osaka, Japan's noise scene, where he played solo & with power trio Nimrod. Now solos on power electronics and drum kit for Cash Slave Clique...Plays acoustic drums and electronics for Spanorb. Co-founded the Osaka-based record label Japan Overseas. Toured as drummer with Steve McKay, Nik Turner & Acid Mothers Temple. 

Recordings available! 

Spaceships Panic Orbit--That Carb in the Circuit Night (CDR) on the NUT Music label. Listen to a sample on the Nut Music website!

Recording and ordering info here.