Nat Roe Cover Art

Music and Creative work

Selected Writings

  • “A Month Inside Russia: Dispatches from Flux Factory’s Field Trip Abroad”, Art F City [read] (2015)
  • “How Large is an Atom of Music? A Tour through Today’s Spectral Music and Software at UCSD”, Rhizome [read] (2011)
  • “Sweet Seoul Music”, Wire Magazine [buy] (2010)
  • “Goodiepal’s Plot to Educate AI”, Rhizome [read] (2011)
  • “Psychic Circuits: Peter Blasser of Ciat-Lonbarde”, Rhizome [read] (2011)
  • Profile: Justice Yeldham, Signal To Noise (2009)
  • “The Sound of Hard-Drives: Jin Sangtae”, Rhizome [read] (2011)
  • Info Mining: A Look at George Tzanetakis’ Innovations in Music Classification”, Rhizome [read] (2011)
  • “Pierre Gordeef’s The Built From Scratch Apparatus”, Rhizome [read]  (2011)
  • “A Love Song To a Tree: Theo Angell”, Fader [read] (2009)
  • Noisey column [archives] (2012)
  • Free Music Archive column [archives] (2009-2010)
  • WFMU’s Beware of the Blog column [sample][archives] (2008-2012)

 

 

Press

  • On Channel 1 in Russia [watch clip @ 1:50]
  • Long interview in Co-lab [read] [buy book]
  • “30 Under 30: The Envy Index”, L Magazine [read] (2014)
  • “New Flux Factory Executive Director Nat Roe on Embodying the Best Aspects of Creative Life”, Art F City [read] (2014)
  • Conversation with Bob Bellerue on Ende Tymes Festival, Clocktower Radio [listen] (2014)
  • “Always More Dead Than Alive: Notes on Brooklyn DIY, Bloomberg, and Growing Up”, Ad Hoc [read] (2014)
  • “285 Closes, DIY Grows Up: What’s Next For The DIY Scene?  Going Legit” Brooklyn Magazine [read] (2014)
  • “Do It Yourself”, Frieze [read] (2012)
  • “Silent Barn Returns: And Interview with venue booker Nat Roe”, L Magazine [read] (2012)
  • “Exploring Brooklyn’s New Silent Barn”, Flavorwire [read] (2013)
  • “Art in Every Crevice: The Silent Barn is Back”, Village Voice [read] (2013)
  • New York’s Crackdown on Brooklyn’s DIY Spaces, Village Voice [read] (2013)
  • “Silent Barn Fans Pledge Nearly $25,000 To Rebuild Venue” WNYC [read] (2011)
  • “Crawling Through the Ridgewood Art Scene” Times Newsweekly [read] (2012)
  • “Listen to 10 Seconds from Every Hit Song of the ‘70s”, Dangerous Minds [read] (2012)
  • “The Future of Silent Barn: The Public Shows Up To The Venue’s Second Public Meetings”, Village Voice [read] (2012)
  • “Bartifacts”, New York Magazine [read] (2011)
  • “Living In The Stew: A DIY Music Scene Goes Local and Goes Home in Brooklyn”, The CUNY Advocate [read] (2012)

Selected Live Performances

  • Guest Curator, Goffe Street Armory, New Haven, CT [read] [2015]
  • Panel Moderator at Stay in New York Conference, Queens Museum [watch] (2015)
  • ESP TV taping, Museum of Art and Design [details] [video] (2012)
  • Eyebeam [details] (2012)
  • Ende Tymes Festival [details] (2013)
  • w/ Private Language, Sight and Sound Festival, Montreal [video] (2013)
  • w/ Matt Wellins @ Filmmaker’s Cooperative [details] (2012)
  • Roulette Intermedium [details]
  • 285 Kent [details] (2012)
  • Panel Discussion, Museum of Art and Design [details] (2013)
  • Panel Discussion, Queens Museum of Art artwalk of Ridgewood [details] (2012)
  • w/ Private Language, Spectrum [details] (2013)
  • “Not Cool Anymore” [details] (2013)
  • Shea Stadium [details] (2012)
  • Reverse Gallery [details] (2013)