Exclusive Video Premier on The Wire Magazine

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New York label Alrealon Musique offered up this track for The Wire’s Below The Radar special compilation series. Watch TheUse’s exclusive video here

TheUse is theremin player and electronic music producer Michael Durek, who released his debut album What’s The Use? on Alrealon Musique in 2014. His work incorporates elements of techno, jazz, hiphop and psych pop. TheUse has toured the US, Europe, India and Canada.

This exclusive video was directed by Durek’s cousin Brian Bolanowski and mastered by All Real Sound. The track is available for subscribers to download as part of The Wire Below The Radar Special Edition: Alrealon Musique Presents From A To U.

Year to date

 already June | some comings and goings this year …

Moogfesting with Pau Riba, @moonribas @theusemusic and Daniel Lock #durham #moogfest #musicfestival #music #pauriba #moog

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@theusemusic @transpecos #theremin

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TheUse playing Excepter Presents Equinox at Trans Pecos with Interval and DJ L. Gray


Most excited to be kicking off this Equinox Show!

TheUse (Theremin)
L. Gray, DJ
Plus special appearance by The Queen of May
TIX: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1087281?utm_medium=bks
Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1150789554945600/

Nice review from Lives of Hamilton Fish Joe’s Pub show

It’s not often a live shot gets a thorough review (more commonly are CD reviews), so I was thrilled to read this write up from Rachel Mason’s The Lives of Hamilton Fish at Joe’s Pub show from New York Music Daily.

“In a rare concert performance, backed by a tight and inspired band – Tanner Beam on lead guitar, Stu Watson on bass,Robbie Lee on flute, Michael Durek on piano and theremin and Chris Moses Kinlow on drums – Mason aired out songs The Lives of Hamilton FishAuspiciously, Mason’s latest magnum opus is currently in development as a theatre work written by Pia Wilson…..”  [ READ MORE ]

I love my new band!! #thelivesofhamiltonfish at Joe’s Pub

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