Dearest Art Organisms, the XLt news + praxis letter v.1
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1. Voice of Roma hosts the Bulgarian master musician Yuri Yunakov 9/21
2. The Station 40 post-critical mass ride party, 9/28
3. Balkan Beat Box at GAMH ( and afterparty? ), 9/29
4. DQ University Benefit : Forget Columbus! Event 10/13
+ XLt News
1. Voice Of Roma presents
YURI YUNAKOV & HIS ROMANI WEDDING BAND
Friday September 21st 2007, 7:30pm
Croatian American Cultural Center
60 Onondaga Ave, SF, Ca.
( Excelsior District)
Tickets: $20 ( benefits VOR programs )
Romani ( Gypsy) Wedding Music with:
Yuri Yunakov( sax), Muhamed Ismailov (keyboard, accordion), Selaidin Sal
Mamudoski (clarinet), Rumen Sali Shopov ( percussion)
For more information-
backround story with links:
2. The Station 40 post-Critical Mass ride party, 9/28
Station 40, the grassroots community arts + activism collective / Infoshop
sprouting up like an oasis between the concrete cracks of the inner
Mission District is having a post- critical mass ride party.
Where: 3030b 16th Str.
When : Friday Sept. 28th, 9pm
Musika: djs Podinski ( Xlt, balkan beats), Aaron ( Spaz Collective) and
3. Balkan Beat Box play at Great American Music Hall + afterparty??
and stay tune to
for news of an AFTERPARTY -
benefit for Kosovo Education + Exchange Project ( KEEP )
with djs Dub Gabriel ( Brooklyn) , Podski (XLt) , and members of BBB
4. DQU Benefit Show
A â€œF**k Columbus!!! â€ Event
Inter-Tribal Friendship House
523 International Blvd.
Help Save Californiaâ€™s only tribal university ( located near Davis) !
There will be bands, dancers, speakers. Story and news coming to XLt site
and read more here:
And last but not least , a bundle of XLt news:
5. We are working with a group of teachers (KEEP) who will be traveling to
Kosovo in 2008 to work with Roma refugees. The program involves language
and cultural exchange and programs for learning computer skills. We will
be taking as many laptops as possible to leave there. If you would like to
donate an old laptop or support the project in any way, please contact us:
podp (at ) xlterrestrials.org
6. The XLt Blog – â€œpodopologâ€ is covering arts + politics ( at the speed
of praxis and deconstruction, meaning, in short, hardcore analysis and
other possible worlds to create and live in Now ! ) Please send us news of
like-minded arts and events that you would like us to cover. Artists +
Writers also welcome for article submissions!
7. And coming this Fall, an XLt music page with world music playlists and
reviews from around the globe.
8. Xltâ€™s â€œTransmigration of Cinemaâ€ was featured last year at an
exhibition at the Roxy in Prague called Czechpoint, and we have been
chosen to participate in their upcoming book about borders, arts and
Hope to see you at the next art world barricades and/or playgrounds!
Pod p. and the Xlts
arts + praxis organisms