Bob Belden and Animation Live tonight in Madrid at Bogui Jazz Club!

  FESTIVAL DE JAZZ DE MADRID “JAZZ CON SABOR A CLUB” DESDE CHICAGO BOB BELDEN + ANIMATION Miércoles, 28 de noviembre de 2012 Pases: 21:30 y 22:30 h. Entrada Anticipada: 12 euros Entrada En Taquilla: 15 euros Bob Belden SAXO SOPRANO Y FLAUTA Pete Clagett TROMPETA Roberto Verastegui TECLADOS Jacob Smith BAJO ELÉCTRICO Matt Young… Continue reading Bob Belden and Animation Live tonight in Madrid at Bogui Jazz Club!

Animation Live at Barcelona Jazz Festival – tonight from 830 pm

BOB BELDEN & ANIMATION MESTRES – Rare Noise Night COMPRAR ENTRADA (TheProject) FECHA Lunes, 26 de noviembre LUGAR Conservatori del Liceu, 20.30 h. PRECIO 20 € Ant. / 25 € Taq. VÍDEO Señor Bob Belden: usted, ay, no forma parte exactamente del mainstream jazzístico. Díganos unas frases que hagan que el público pueda interesarse por… Continue reading Animation Live at Barcelona Jazz Festival – tonight from 830 pm

Animation – Transparent Heart – out 25 September 2012 – First Press

Dear Friends, Animation, a.k.a. Bob Belden on Sax/flute, Pete Clagett on trumpet, Jacob Smith on bass, Roberto Verastegui on keyboards and Matt Young on drums, are about to release their first studio album in a decade, “Transparent Heart”. Pre-Orders will start on the 25th of September or shortly before that date AVAILABLE FROM / FROM… Continue reading Animation – Transparent Heart – out 25 September 2012 – First Press

Animation | Transparent Heart – Out September 25th 2012

Bob Belden Unveils a Dark Narrative of Manhattan on Second Animation Project, Transparent Heart, Available on RareNoise Records, September 25 Following on the heels of Animation’s 2010 RareNoiseRecords debut, Asiento, and 2011’s Agemo, saxophonist-composer-bandleader Bob Belden tells his own story on Transparent Heart. With his new Animation lineup consisting of young musicians hired from his… Continue reading Animation | Transparent Heart – Out September 25th 2012

Animation and InterStatic Live at Shapeshifter Lab (NYC) June 28th

RareNoiseRecords Presents: Double Bill Featuring InterStatic and Bob Belden’s Animation Live at Shapeshifter Lab in Brooklyn – June 28   RareNoiseRecords groups InterStatic and Bob Belden’s Animation are set to perform at ShapeShifter Lab in Brooklyn on Thursday, June 28 with sets at 7:45pm and 9:40pm respectively. Each will be performing material from their RareNoise… Continue reading Animation and InterStatic Live at Shapeshifter Lab (NYC) June 28th

RareNoiseRecords: A Hyperopic Perspective on 2012

Dear Friends, as we mentioned in the fourth chapter of our Myopic Retrospective, we have now finally prepared the ground for a Hyperopic Per-Spective of 2012. The first couple of months of 2012 will start, as one expects, where 2011 ended – with the releases in the US of Winter Garden and Animation’s Agemo, which… Continue reading RareNoiseRecords: A Hyperopic Perspective on 2012

RareNoiseRecords: A Myopic Retrospective (part 4)

Dear Friends, the next step in our myopic retrospective brings us square into the year 2011, the seeds of which were sown late 2010. RNR016 – OWLS – THE NIGHT STAYS “The Night Stays”, the first release by Owls, and our first foray into the world of neo-folk was due to a meeting of minds… Continue reading RareNoiseRecords: A Myopic Retrospective (part 4)

Our Nov 28th 2011 : Agemo by Animation

Dear Friends, November 28th 2011 will see the release of the second recording on RareNoiseRecords by Animation, Bob Belden‘s futurebound jazz-drum’n bass-electronica  vehicle – AGEMO (click to listen to free streams). The term “Agemo” refers to a deity within the pantheon of gods of the West African spiritual practice Santeria (Vodun) which embodies the characteristic of… Continue reading Our Nov 28th 2011 : Agemo by Animation

Bob Belden is Back on Tracks

From JazzTimes (09/12/11) By Bill Milkowski At his lowest point, Grammy Award-winning producer-arranger-composer Bob Belden was too weak to get out of bed. His personal nightmare was compounded by the fact that two clients either delayed or reneged altogether on payments of $32,000 for work he had done. Faced with a bad cash flow problem,… Continue reading Bob Belden is Back on Tracks

Updates on new RNR releases until July 2011

Dear Friends, this is a brief note to update you all about new RareNoiseRecords releases for the months of May, June and July 2011. 1. May 30th 2011 will see the release of Animation | Asiento as 3D60 headphone mix. A uniquely spatial, balanced and visually detailed mix of the original Animation recording. Mixed by… Continue reading Updates on new RNR releases until July 2011