The Does are a series of shows featuring primarily experimental/free improv/noise/sound art/performance art/WTF/et c./et c. booked and curated by id m theft able in and around Portland, Maine. To get in touch about booking or to join the mailing list, contact yngxga@gmail.com

~~~~U P C O M I N G~~~~

Does15: Wednesday, October 3rd 2018
Retribution Body = (Providence, intense drones)
Patrick Carey = (Synthesis, noise,broken loops, restrained melodies)
3D Jet Scooter
+ more TBA

~~~~P A S T~~~~

Does1: June 30th 2017
Kristen Stake + id m theft able = (movement, voice, stuff, Maine)
Apis Malfiore = (dark drones, Portland)
Tanya St. Pierre + Philippe-Aubert Gauthier = (electronics, Sherbrooke, Quebec)
@ Manta Ray Business Solutions
Brackett St., Portland, Maine

Does2: August 7th 2017
Mystic Out Bop Review = (free improv, Portland, Maine)
Andrea Pensado + id m theft able
Paper Balls = (David Grollman + Jeff Barksy, percussion and guitar)
@ The Apohadion
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does3: August 20th 2017
Stephanie Germaine = (Boston, electronics)
Beam Splitter (Audrey Chen and Henrik Munkeby Norstebo, voice and winds)
id m theft able = (piano man)
@ Studio 408
408 Broadway, South Portland, Maine

Does4: November 12th 2017 8pm
Sandy Ewen (extended guitar, Texas)
Vic Rawlings = (cello + exposed circuits, Boston)
Tube Feeder = (Deep Maine Noise)
Leslie Ross + Nate Aldrich + Steve Norton = (Deep Maine bassoon, saxophone, electronics)
@ The Apohadion
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does5: December 11th 2017 8pm
Ian Douglas-Moore + Paul N Roth = (free improv guitar + sax from Berlin + NYC)
3D Jet Scooter = (Janane Tripp, id m theft able, Scooter from the muppets)
Sequoyah Leaf = (Portland, reeds and noise)
Diva Cup = ("gum, trash, mary")
@ The Apohadion
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does6: January 25th 2018 8pm
No Face = (Florida Noise)
Bats From Pogo = (Walter Wright + Andrea Pensado)
Patrick Carey = (Synthesis, noise,broken loops, restrained melodies)
Nadia = (noise// performance// butoh// sound shaping using synthesis)
@ The Apohadion
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does7: February 15th 2018 8pm
Audrey Chen + Phil Minton = (vocal improv legends)
Henrik Munkeby Norstebo = (reeds, space, electronics)
id m theft able = (local spigot, Windham, Maine)
@ The Apohadion
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does8: April 9th 2018 8pm
Tongue Depressor = (Connecticut Free Improv)
Mystic Out Bop Review = (Maine Free Improv)
Sterile Garden = (tape, noise, tape from Portland)
@ The Apohadion Theater
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does9: April 25th 2018 8pm
3D Jet Scooter = (Veteran Portland, ME space cadets, Janane, id m, Frank)
Adams/Cunningham/BBJr = (free improv, drums/violin/tenor sax)
HARDHEALTH = (experimental DJ duo from Kalamazoo, MI)
@ Zero Station
222 Anderson St., Portland, Maine

Does10: Sunday: May 13th 2018
Sippy Cup = (vocals, objects, moments from the UK)
Dei Xhrist = (voice and visual, New Hampshire)
Scrotal Tear = (ouch, Portland!)
Apis Malfiore = (dark drones, Portland)
@ The Apohadion Theater
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does11: Monday, July 9th 2018
Ursidae = (Portland ME, drones and field recordings)
Alicia Champlin (Orono ME, brain activated sound!)
Josh Mason = (mellow, abstract electronics, Jacksonville, FL)
Shedding =(mellow and abstract electronics, Louisville, KY)
@ The Apohadion Theater
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does12: Sunday, July 22nd 2018
Wet Colors = ("atmospheres/spaces" Portland, ME!)
Beige = ("Improvised music project of Liam Kramer-White and Stella Silbert.", Western Mass)
Sequoyah Leaf = (Portland, reeds and noise)
@ The Apohadion Theater
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does13: August 9th 2018
Solei = ("ambient soundscapes, raw alien rhythms and the occasional sweet and soft melody" Boston)
Kee Avil = ("combines guitar, voice and electronics into weird song forms that stagger between structure and improvisation" from Montreal)
id m theft able = (voice, stuff, Maine)
Crayonne =("risen from the ashes of tempera ... a portland phoenix, if u will")
@ The Apohadion Theater
107 Hanover St., Portland, Maine

Does14: Monday, August 20th 2018
Sandy Ewen = (improvising guitarist performs solo and with id m theft able)
Cat Manure = (West Bayside all stars. Amplified objects, Portland ME)
Honey Funnel + Dinky Mirage = (skipping CDs, synths and tape loops, from the Murder Denny's region of Portland ME)