Rachel Mason: The Lives of Hamilton Fish
Filmed at several historical sites in upstate New York, New Jersey, and Queens, The Lives of Hamilton Fish is a rock opera and feature film based on actual events: A serial killer and a statesman, both named Hamilton Fish die on the same day. A newspaper editor publishes their obituaries on his front page and this coincidence becomes his obsession. The film's story is told entirely through music and Mason will perform a song from the movie with a guest appearance by violinist Mark Golamco.
With Dmitriy Ivolgin crafting intricate and driving melodies on the bass and the ecstatic bass clarinet of Mara Mayer, Little Band of Sailors' songs are surreal narrative stories weaving history and science fiction fantasy with lovestruck characters. Describing themselves as "Jefferson Airplane meets Black Sabbath in another dimension", Little Band of Soldiers' live shows are a costumed spectacle of raw energy. The band recently celebrated the release of their brand new album Woman with a suitcase, featuring cover artwork by John Baldessari.
Artist, performer and songwriter Rachel Mason has toured and exhibited her art internationally, including at the Whitney Museum, Kunsthalle Zurich, the Swiss Institute New York, the Detroit Museum of Contemporary Art, the New Museum, Hessel Museum of Art at Bard, among others.
The Clocktower Gallery (View)
108 Leonard St (13th Floor)
New York, NY 10025
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