The non-profit poetry record label, Fonograf Editions, is throwing a fundraiser party to inaugurate the label’s new and forthcoming releases. The event will feature readings/performances from poet Anis Mojgani, and musical groups Whip , and Deserve. Sara Brant Guest and Jeff Alessandrelli will host the evening.
Arrive early to visit the zero waste pop-up shop UTILITY, which will be holding things down on site from 5-7pm.
About Fonograf Editions: Fonograf Ed. publishes albums influenced by language and literature. Each release is available in both an analog and digital format, with a particular focus on the vinyl artifact. Through the hosting of events and performances, Fonograf additionally hopes to cultivate the performative aspect of all language, whether at a concert, poetry reading or community forum.
Fonograf Ed. albums are currently out by Eileen Myles, Rae Armantrout, Alice Notley, Harmony Holiday, and Nathaniel Mackey/Susan Howe, with forthcoming LPs by two members of the Canadian group Broken Social Scene, the musicians Annelyse Gelman and Jason Grier and an archival work by the poet John Ashbery. More information available at fonografeditions.com.