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Instruments: Theremin, bass, percussion
Jams Attended: 28
First jam: 03/15/1997
Most recent jam: 09/04/2004
Jam Statistics - Missed : 1997
01/17 - Skokie Public Library
Location: Skokie Public Library, Skokie, IL
Info: A musical performance of James Gautier's poetry at the Skokie Public Library. Mark Cohen translated a number of James' poems into sign language. This show was filmed for public-access television broadcast. Noam Paco Gaster and Mark Cohen also read poetry as a part of this performance.
Musicians: Brian Cameron, Mark Cohen, James Gautier, David Ladd
01/19 - New Years Jam 1997
Info: Happy New Year!
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Paul Fehribach, James Gautier, David Hurst, Scott Johnson, David Ladd, Phyll Smith
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Psych-a-de-lick 12.00 MB Electronic, Kitchen Sink 5

Psych-a-de-lick (Long) 15.99 MB Bring It On 5

Sirens Kitchen Sink  
01/26 - Experiment Session #1
Info: The first "Experiment Session". The group gets together on perhaps the coldest and snowiest day of the winter to review material for rehearsal.
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, Paul Fehribach, David Ladd, Phyll Smith
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Weather Condition 7.17 MB Pop, Kitchen Sink 5

Lucid Dreamstate 6.57 MB Rock, Kitchen Sink 4

SpaceRave 4.01 MB Join In Now 4

You Ain't So Great 9.71 MB Join In Now, Kitchen Sink 3
02/02 - Experiment Session #2
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, Paul Fehribach, David Hurst, David Ladd
02/09 - Experiment Session #3
Info: Kim's friend Steve came to this jam to play percussion.
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, David Hurst, David Ladd
02/15 - February Open Jam
Info: This jam became the first monthly "Open Jam". This became a tradition which is followed still. The monthly open jam is a forum for playing completely free-form and improvisational music. Musicians come and go as they feel inspired and able to attend.
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Noam Paco Gaster, James Gautier, Iva Itchevska, David Ladd, Cyndi Rhoads, Syen U
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Eternity (The Rabbit Song) 1.58 MB Pop, Eternity, 1997 5

Kitchen Sink 5.96 MB Rock, 1997 5

Anyway 5.36 MB Join In Now, Eternity, 1997 5

Bad 10.18 MB Recover, Eternity 5

Kitchen Sink (Long) 12.02 MB Eternity 5

Present 6.47 MB Eternity, 1997 5

Technolove 10.32 MB Eternity, 1997 5

For Your Love 4.94 MB Eternity, 1997 3
Feel The Pulse 9.04 MB Eternity, 1997 4

Circle Sky 3.31 MB Eternity 3

Don't Let It Slide No More 17.03 MB Eternity 5
New Toy 15.49 MB Eternity 3
02/19 - Experiment Session #4
Info: A "night of the loggerhead" jam.
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, David Hurst, David Ladd
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
How Tired I Am 11.20 MB Look To The Trees 3
Let It Flow 16.28 MB Look To The Trees 4
Chocoholic 11.62 MB Look To The Trees, 1997 3

Same Road Too Long 7.03 MB Eternity 4
02/26 - Experiment Session #5
Info: This was not recorded due to technical difficulties.
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, David Hurst, David Ladd
03/05 - Experiment Session #6
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, David Hurst, David Ladd
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Jam-a-mo 14.80 MB Join In Now, 1997 4
Waiting For You 8.55 MB Join In Now 5
Never Go Back 1997  
03/12 - Experiment Session #7
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, Paul Fehribach, David Hurst, David Ladd
03/18 - Experiment Session #8
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, David Hurst, David Ladd
03/26 - Experiment Session #9
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, David Hurst, David Ladd
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Shivering In Russia 7.07 MB Pop, 1997 5

04/05 - Chicago Public Library Studios
Location: Chicago Public Library, Chicago
Info: One improvisational piece was dedicated to Allen Ginsberg, who passed on just the day before. Recording music at the library is a free public service. Call (312) 747-4896 to schedule time. Afterwords, this trio rehearsed for the next P.O.E.T.S. performance.
Musicians: Brian Cameron, James Gautier, David Ladd
04/06 - Experiment Session #10
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, David Ladd
04/16 - Experiment Session #11
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Kim Cox, David Ladd
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Kittie Kat 1.39 MB Pop, 1997 5

Sojuorner 24.27 MB Leftovers Vol. 5, 1997 4
04/19 - April Open Jam
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Sid Prise, Syen U, Jeremy Young
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
You Have To Be Joking (Autopsy Of The Devil's Brain) 8.24 MB Covers, 1997 5

04/23 - Experiment Session #12
Info: The next "Experiment Session" is not until 07/12/1997.
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, David Hurst, David Ladd
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Willie The Pimp 16.27 MB Covers, 1997 5

05/10 - Living Room Open Jam
Info: A get together for backyard bluegrass music and moved indoors for electric excursions.
Musicians: Eve Alexander, DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Jennifer Curry, David Ladd, David White
05/31 - May Open Jam
Musicians: Brian Cameron, Jesse Cramer, Matthew Cramer, David Ladd, Syen U
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Kwesey Luv 11.40 MB Leftovers Vol. 5, 1997 3
06/14 - Rocking Chair
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Brian McNally
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Indiana Steel Mill 10.65 MB Join In Now, Sometime Today Tape 5

06/21 - June Open Jam
Musicians: Brian Cameron, Paul Fehribach, David Ladd, Syen U
07/04 - Forth of July
Location: Jesse & Matthew Cramer's moms house
Info: The Sheep Fiends and some of Jessi Cramer's friends celebrate the 4th of July with outdoor music making.
Musicians: Brian Cameron, Jesse Cramer, Matthew Cramer, David Ladd, Tamara Lopez, Brian McNally
07/25 - Camping Experience - Day 1
Flier
Location: Walcamp, Kingston, IL
Info: A celebration of the summer with a two-day camping trip. An electrical performance was held Friday evening from 9-11pm and on Saturday afternoon from noon until 3pm. Water games to help cool off in the heat.
Musicians: Brian Cameron, Tamara Lopez, Matthew Cramer, Dori Burg, Curt Halsted, Jenni Halsted, David Hurst, David Ladd
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Cowboy Coffee 15.72 MB Sometime Today, Sometime Today Tape 5

Mark My Word 7.87 MB Sometime Today, Sometime Today Tape 4

SpriteCan 17.16 MB Sometime Today 3

Late Friday Night 25.14 MB Sometime Today, 1998 3
Forever And A Little While 6.93 MB Sometime Today 5
Sucker Man 6.35 MB Sometime Today 4
Sometime Today 11.17 MB Sometime Today Tape 5

07/26 - Camping Experience - Day 2
Flier
Location: Walcamp, Kingston, IL
Musicians: Brian Cameron, Tamara Lopez, Matthew Cramer, Dori Burg, Curt Halsted, Jenni Halsted, David Hurst, David Ladd
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Sometime Today 11.17 MB Sometime Today, Sometime Today Tape 5

Rock On Walcamp 8.17 MB Sometime Today 5

Wadepool 22.97 MB Sometime Today, Sometime Today Tape 5

Midnight Rice 5.31 MB Sometime Today, Sometime Today Tape 5

Smokey Oak 14.20 MB Sometime Today 5
A.D.H. 21.61 MB Sometime Today, Sometime Today Tape 5

Finale Sometime Today Tape  
09/24 - Urbus Orbis Rehearsal #1
Musicians: Brian Cameron, Paul Fehribach, David Hurst, David Ladd, Julie Slatterly
10/19 - October Open Jam
Musicians: Brian Cameron, David Hurst, David Ladd, Tamara Lopez, Jeremy Young
11/05 - Urbus Orbis Rehearsal #4
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Noam Paco Gaster, David Hurst, David Ladd, Greg Winston
11/15 - November Open Jam
Musicians: DeLonde Bell, Brian Cameron, Noam Paco Gaster, David Hurst, David Ladd, Cyndi Rhoads
11/18 - Urbus Orbis Rehearsal #5
Musicians: Brian Cameron, Noam Paco Gaster, David Hurst, David Ladd, Greg Winston
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Eternity (The Rabbit Song) (Rehearsal) 3.67 MB Heartland Fiasco, 1998 5

The Sky Is Opening Up 17.96 MB Heartland Fiasco 4

12/13 - December Open Jam
Musicians: Brian Cameron, David Hurst, David Ladd, James Vonesh, Greg Winston
Songs:
Title Size Album Rating
Theme For A Friday Night 12.54 MB Jazz, 1998 5

Insane Brain 9.17 MB Leftovers Vol. 5 4

Jazz #1 9.20 MB Leftovers Vol. 5, 1998 5

Insane Brain Reprise 5.40 MB Leftovers Vol. 5 3