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JESSICA MOSS (Thee Silver Mt Zion)
BEN SHEMIE (Suuns)
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Violinist Jessica Moss is a well-known fixture of the Montreal underground and independent music scene. Part of the Constellation family since it’s beginnings, she is best known as a
permanent member of Silver Mt Zion. She was also a founding member of Black Ox Orkestar, an integral part of Vic Chestnut’s albums on the label, and featured on Carla Bozulich’s Evangelista.
She has collaborated extensively with New York based film maker Jem Cohen and his Gravity Hill project, along with Guy Picciotto (Fugazi), Jim White (Dirty Three, Xylouris White) and
Matana Roberts among others.
She released her debut solo record Pools of Light recorded by Radwan Ghazi Moumneh on Constellation Records May 2017.
Feature on Jessica in Noisey Magazine
Review of “Pools of Light”
Ben Shemie lives and works in Montreal, Quebec.
His musical interests are founded in the blending of classical and popular music genres. Special attention is put on the reconciliation of contemporary classical music and popular electronica.
A consummate composer with forays into rock, jazz, techno and experimental music.
His recent works have also taken shape in multi-channel electronic composition with a focus on alternative spaces.
Ben is also known for his vocal/guitar/song-writing contributions in Montreal band, SUUNS.