September 23, 2005 - Perfect Partner - Kim Gordon, Tony Oursler, Phil Morrison
September 23, 2005

Kim Gordon, Tony Oursler, Phil Morrison

A sonic pile-up on Americas open road

A film collaboration by Sonic Youths
Kim Gordon
Tony Oursler
Phil Morrison

Starring Michael Pitt and Jamie Bochert with a live soundtrack featuring:
Kim Gordon
Jim ORourke
Ikue Mori
Tim Barnes
DJ Olive

Perfect Partner is a first time collaboration between Sonic Youth founder Kim Gordon, renowned artist Tony Oursler and filmmaker Phil Morrison. In a response to America’s enchantment with car culture, this surreal psychodrama cum road movie starring Michael Pitt (The Dreamers, Last Days) unfolds to a thundering free rock live soundtrack. Kim Gordon is joined on stage by fellow Sonic Youth member, producer extraordinaire, composer and ‘School Of Rock’ collaborator Jim O’Rourke, percussionist Tim Barnes, ex DNA laptop virtuoso Ikue Mori and turntable whizz DJ Olive.

A Contemporary Music Network tour, co-commissioned by the Barbican and produced by Electra

A special Perfect Partner Limited Edition Box Set containing signed and numbered prints by Kim Gordon and Tony Oursler, a 12inch record with sounds from the Perfect partner film shoot (mixed by Jim O’Rourke) and more, can be ordered from
On Tour Oct 2005
Sun 2 Oct, 7.30pm
LONDON Barbican Centre
Tues 4 Oct, 8pm
GATESHEAD The Sage Gateshead
Wed 5 Oct
BELGIUM De Kortkrijkse Schouwburg
As part of Happy New Ears Festival
Fri 7 Oct
As part of Gothenberg Art Sounds Festival
Sun 9 Oct 8pm
EXETER Phoenix
Tue 11 Oct 8pm
Wed 12 Oct
ROME, Auditorium Conciliazione
As part of RomaEuropa Festival

For bookings please contact the venues directly

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