The Emotron / Yairms / Hi My Name Is Ryan / Sister Brother

The Emotron

Yairms, Hi My Name Is Ryan, Sister Brother

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The Emotron / Yairms / Hi My Name Is Ryan / Sister, Brother

The Emotron

The Emotron (b. Jason Kyle Knight) is a one-man musical group influenced by Atom and his Package and GG Allin. He performs original material in a karaoke-esque style, using a Yamaha QY700 sequencer among other instruments.The Emotron has played with bands including Superdrag, The Fest, Mose Giganticus, Afroman, Ghost Mice, The Low Budgets, Big D and The Kids Table, Bomb the Music Industry, Dan Deacon, Foxy Shazam, The Show is the Rainbow, Yip Yip, Conestyle, Gil Mantera's Party Dream, Genghis Tron, Cryptorchid Chipmunk, Captured by Robots, Grand Buffet and The Fad.


Yairms is a kraut-pop band that has been touring on and off since 2013. Helping start now defunct diy venues, The Dressing Room (Phoenix, AZ), and The Fellowship Hall (Durham, NC), Yairms has spent the last couple of years working out of Trans Pecos (Queens, NY)... and creating a feature film With releases on Related Records (Quintron and Miss Pussycat, Treasure Mammal, Mary Ocher), and Pretty Purgatory (Wei Zhongle, Friend Roulette), Yairms is soon to release a full length recording on Related Records, and tour the east coast this October. Yairms has played shows with Guerilla Toss, Chain and the Gang, Big Thief, Palm, Frankie Cosmos (and many more)... below are a few links to things ..."This little heralded band plays surreal mid-fi pop that you'd be lucky to stumble on in a dive bar" - New Yorker Magazine" sound like a Burger Records Band except interesting" - Fort Worth Weekly" embraces chiming propulsion and a little aggression without sacrificing delightful weirdness." - Raleigh Independent

Hi My Name Is Ryan

Hi My Name Is Ryan is the solo project of Ryan Avery, currently the Hi My Name Is Ryan project consists of story telling and a'capella sing a longs. Here are two videos that should give you a good example of what their sets are like / My Name Is Ryans most recent album "Honestly" came out on CD and Cassette. You can listen to it here - But Ryan has a pretty big catalog of music spanning almost 20 years. If you have the time or want to dive into some of it, you can go to the following links Ryan was also the subject of a documentary called Hi My Name Is Ryan: The Movie it toured film festivals from 2008-2010 and won a handful of awards. You can watch it on youtube here - split cassette for Hi My Name Is Ryan and his friend Mooey Moobau will be coming out this fall

Sister, Brother

sister,brother is a noise/punk duo from durham north carolina.

Venue Information:
The Pinhook
117 West Main Street
Durham, NC, 27701