San Francisco shows of The ECC's new invention
Subject: San Francisco shows of The ECC's new invention
Send date: 2008-11-24 07:33:07
Issue #: 9

Ahh, nice to be back in the Bay Area.  We haven't played an ECC show here since before Burning Man, so high time that we show you all what's been happening in the lab.  And what has been happening?  The invention of an awesome video screen controller hacked from a Wii game controller. We'll show it off three times in the next 10 days... details below.  And below that: details on two radio events this week.  Tune in!

Video Control ScreenDorkbot

"TradeMark G. of The Evolution Control Committee (www.Evolution-Control.Com) shows off a video controller for live mashups.  Based on Johnny Chung Lee's Wiimote whiteboard hack, this rear-projected infrared-based faux touchscreen ended up being the solution for a performance bottleneck problem -- specifically, mousing quickly and accurately enough for live laptop show.  Oh, and it looks one metric assload of a lot better on stage too."

          628 20th St (at Third)
          Tue 25-Nov  //  7:30pm
          More Info:

Bangers & Mashups flyerBangers & Mashups

Do The Deed returns to Vertigo Thanksgiving Eve with a new Monthly Mashup Party BANGERS & MASHUPS!
Headlining the night we have:
The Evolution Control Commitee and the Wheel of Mashup. ECCs latest booty-shaking incarnation, mashing-up unlikely pop music combos into dance floor mayhem. Its mixed up live, and to prove it, the audience spins The Wheel Of Mashup to create new mash-ups on the spot.
And your Host Bon D Rant spinning a mash-tastic set.
Plus More TBA
Event is FREE before 11PM and $5 after
Mention at the door and get in free anyway!

          Vertigo Bar
          1160 Polk Street (at Sutter)
          Wed 26-Nov
          Free before 11 / $5 after
          More Info:

Baghdad By The Bay flyerThe Bagdad By The Bay Showcase

Pirate Cat Radio presents:
The Bagdad By The Bay Showcase
The Evolution Control Committee (Wheel Of Mashup)
The Greening
Raised By Robots
Vitamin Party
Beatbeat Whisper

          Red Devil Lounge
          1695 Polk (at Clay)
          Tue 02-Dec  //  8pm
          $10 door / $7 advance
          More Info:

Shouting Fire

Every week TradeMark G. brings The Evolution Control Committee to the hungry ears of the interweb with The Sound Of Plaid on Shouting Fire, the internet radio spinoff from the great minds of BMIR 94.5 FM radio at Burning Man.  This week our two hour morning show will be done live and ECC Assistant Frillypants will co-host.  Drop into the Shouting Fire chat room and make a request!

          The Sound Of Plaid on Shouting Fire
          Live Web Broadcast, from The ECC Studios
          Thu 27-Nov
          Live: 10p-noon PST
          Repeats: 2p & 6p PST



The Evolution Control Committee returns to Big City Orchestra's UbRadio Salon, broadcast live via web from the Chakra Chimp Research Kitchens in Alameda California.  As this coincides with the Virtual Robodock event in Second Life, this week's theme is ROBOTS.

          Big City Orchestra's UbRadio Salon
          Live Web Broadcast, from the Chakra Chimp Research Kitchens
          Wed 26-Nov  //  4-6pm PST
          More info & archives:

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