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Peter Silberman Announces West Coast Live Dates
Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Peter Silberman Announces West Coast Live Dates

Kicking off May 9 in Los Angeles, the run includes stops in San Francisco,Seattle, Vancouver and Portland, OR.

Acclaimed for his work with The Antlers, Impermanence is Silberman’s first solo outing, but it is an artistic continuation of the journey he began with his band on Hospice, Burst Apart, and Familiars. The album is a musical document of Silberman’s experience with a hearing impairment that led him to leave Brooklyn for a secluded setting in upstate New York. As the sensitivity and static began to subside, Silberman gradually re-introduced sounds into his world to create these beautifully sparse and minimal songs

Early acclaim for Impermanence:

“a zen-like journey of a man trying to re-enter his own life.”- Pitchfork

“Gloriously spacious… Crafted from gently shimmering electric guitars and murmuring keyboards, Silberman’s soft, high voice, delivers a series of quietly emotive haikus… Nine-minute opener ‘Karuna’ sounds like Jeff Buckley singing Talk Talk, while ‘Gone Beyond’ locks into the subtlest of grooves, making explicit Silberman’s soulfulness”. Uncut – 8/10

“Impermanence resonates like a lullaby or a prayer – akin to Jeff Buckley’s hushed, hold arrangement for Hallelujah, pared back to the bone, infused with Talk Talk’s aching spaces.” MOJO – 4 Stars ****

“From the serene crooning of “Maya” through the twittering birds of the heavenly “Ahimsa”, this is an album with the tortured spirit of Jeff Buckley’s Grace and Radiohead’s The Bends at its heart. It is a work of infinite sadness and warm melodies, a hushed celebration of sensitivity that is at odds with the ever-increasing pace of the world." Line of Best Fit

“Though there are also occasional woodwinds, brass, keyboards and percussion, Impermanence is almost like an experiment in minimalism, to see how fully Silberman can deconstruct songs and still make them compelling. Quite a bit, as it turns out.” Paste Magazine

West Coast Live Dates
May 9 - Los Angeles, CA - Teragram Ballroom
May 10 - San Francisco, CA - Swedish American Hall
May 12 - Seattle, WA - Ballard Homestead
May 13 - Vancouver, BC - The Fox Cabaret
May 14 - Portland, OR - The Fremont Theater

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