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Ava Mendoza Unnatural Ways at Rumor Festival Utrecht

Ava Mendoza – guitar, vocals
Tim Dahl – bass
Max Jaffe – drums

Rumor (80) festival – Rasa Utrecht the Netherlands

Unnatural Ways is the main project of Brooklyn-based guitarist Ava Mendoza. The current trio of Mendoza- guitar, vox / Tim Dahl (Lydia Lunch, Child Abuse, Yusef Lateef)- bass / Max Jaffe (Normal Love, Killer Bob)drums has developed a highly personal sound; sharp, heavy, and psychedelic. Drawing from complex rock, avant jazz and warped blues music, the players push the boundaries of their own vocabularies and of the written music to put on powerful and unpredictable live shows. The self-titled Unnatural Ways full-length LP will be issued in Feb. 2015 by the New Atlantis label (William Hooker, Microwaves, Elliott Sharp). A full-length CD release by the new lineup on John Zorn’s Tzadik label is slated for late 2015. 

http://newatlantisrecords.com
http://www.tzadik.com/

Source: Ava Mendoza Website