Pop Quz net.label screenshot - August 2011

Pop Quiz net.label launched!!!

I just finished making the website for a Saskatoon based net.label called Pop Quiz. it is directed by Jon Vaughn. There is a ton of cool underground electronic, noise, and avant garde music to be downloaded here, so rev up your click finger :) www.popquizparty.com

Pop Quiz Party Jam 2011! Multi-Album and Website Launch!

27 August at 17:00 - 28 August at 04:00 Location: Paved arts, 424 20th Street West, Saskatoon, SK Hosted by:Jon Vaughn Paved Arts presents Pop Quiz Party Jam 2011! Multi-Album and Website Launch! Saturday, August 27 5pm - 4am $10 424 20th Street West 20 Above Events Space (Upstairs of Paved/AKA) Live sets from: LIMBO (Regina) http://soundcloud.com/limbo SUBMIT (Regina) http://www.archive.org/details/quiz017-submit-that_which_came_b4 ...
INDEX Festival Opening Party - New York, Aug. 3. 2011

VJ Carrie Gates videos screened at the INDEX Festival Opening Party, New York Aug. 3, 2011

Time Wednesday at 21:00 - 04 August at 01:00 Location M1-5 Lounge 52 Walker Street New York, NY Created by: Opalnest, Helen Wu, Victoria Keddie, Kristin Trethewey More info :: Index Festival 2011 NY Opening :: Please join us on August 3rd for Index Festival's official kick-off party featuring wildflowers and psychedelia – from the turntables to the re-mixed visuals ...
Castle If and Carrie Gates - June 2011

Castle If and Carrie Gates – Live at Jale, June 2011

I recently had the pleasure of performing with Castle If (aka Jess Forrest) in Saskatoon at Jale (the event space above Cafe Sola). She’s a really unique character whom I find quite intriguing…her music is synthy and kraut-influenced, with a splash of sort of an electronic goth vibe. Check out the videos and see what you think of our fresh …

Telegraph Journal - RE:FLUX Festival - Carrie Gates and Jon Vaughn, Merzbow - May 2011

Telegraph Journal Article about my performance with Jon Vaughn at the RE:FLUX Festival 2011 in Moncton, NB

Here is an article written about the upcoming performances (including Merzbow, Martin Tetreault, and Jon Vaughn and I!) in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada at the annual RE:FLUX festival.

Prairie Scene, 2011

“Prairie Scene” show is screening my work in Ottawa on May 5th, 2011

There is a big show coming up in Ottawa/Gatineau called “Prairie Scene” from April 26th to May 8th, 2011 that features tons of talent from across the Prairies. If you are around there at the right time, you should definitely check out the full “Prairie Scene” lineup and see this stuff! Solomon Nagler curated a video of mine called “Dirty …

Carrie Gates and Jon Vaughn - Live at vive Yaya Series, Caffe Sola, Saskatoon, Jan. 2011

Carrie Gates and Jon Vaughn – Live at Vive’s yaya Event Series January 2011

Carrie Gates and Jon Vaughn make abstract, fantastical artworks from digital and analog visual and audio technologies. Gates constructs complex and intriguing visual projections in realtime that interact with the audio through methods such as sound-responsive animation and no-input analog signal processing within customized VJ software and hardware setups. Vaughn sculpts his sound character from a variety of prepared or ...
yaya Poster for show at Jale, Saskatoon, SK, Jan. 27, 2011 - Poster by Jon Vaughn/

yaya with Jon Vaughn & Carrie Gates, Zombifyus, Bunny Cunts, and Grey Owl

Time 27 January · 19:30 - 23:00 Location Caffe Sola Backroom Created by: vive, Jon Vaughn More info yaya is a youth music series run by vive with the support of Caffe Sola and The Saskatchewan Arts Board. http://www.artsboard.sk.ca​/ Jon Vaughn & Carrie Gates Zombifyus Bunny Cunts Grey Owl 5 dolla All Ages first set at 7:30pm Art by Jon ...
Jolly Jams - Boxing Day 2010 poster by Jon Vaughn

Jolly Jams – Boxing Day Party 2010

I am really excited to play at the Jolly Jams Boxing Day party at Ramjam this year! It is a bit of a tradition in the Saskatoon scene to have an annual gathering and performance with all of the cool ex-Saskatonians who are back in town for the holidays (we used to call it “Family Get-Together”, hee hee). So in …

Thrashtalk and Smashcox at Jale with visuals by Carrie Gates - Saturday, 18 September 2010 - Poster by Jon Vaughn

Thrashtalk and Smash Cox at Jale with visuals by Carrie Gates

Time Saturday, 18 September 2010 at 21:00 - Sunday, 19 September 2010 at 04:00 Location Jail (back of caffe sola), 38 23rd St E Created by: Mehta Valby-Youngs More info Regina party monsters invade the quiet cafe backroom. Saskatoon debuts for Smash Cox, SK's hottest new voice of dubstep and Thrashtalk, Regina's freakiest psychedelic disco duo. with local support Shamroc ...

Electric Fields Festival 2008 – Carrie Gates and Squelchbox

Electric Fields is biannual new media festival in Ottawa, Ontario, organized by Artengine and SAW Gallery. This performance took place in a beautiful church on Friday, November 13th, 2008 at the festival s opening event, "Electronic Evangelicals".. Carrie Gates played no-input audio and video mixers, and Squelchbox (Sean Lamothe) played circuit bent toys that were triggered by light sensors that ...
Phlegm Gadget at Neutral Gallery - May 2007

Phlegm Gadget at Neutral Ground Gallery – May 2007

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Smarties for Milkhorse – Video by Carrie Gates

This video was made in February 2006 in order to be used as projected video during a crazy show with Saskatoon noise band, Milkhorse. Since then, it has been used as VJ source footage and a hypnotism tool!