30 April
14 December

Mobro featured at Artport exhibit in Cuernevaca

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Photos from the Mobro recording session, along with the as yet released studio recording of the piece were seen and heard through May 12th at the Museum of the city of Cuernevaca in an exhibit entitled: EN DIÁLOGO CON LA MAR. For more info: http://www.artport-project.org/news/exhibitions.

14 May

Retro Report tells the story of real Mobro’s voyage

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Retro Report has just put together this terrific video feature on the barge’s 1987 journey: http://retroreport.org/voyage-of-the-mobro-4000/

30 December

Culturebot Review!

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Mobro reviewed by Andy Horwitz in Culturebot. Read here

7 December


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Listen to interview here.

“Mobro,” the latest project from jazz saxophonist and composer John Ellis, chronicles an epic odyssey… of some seriously nasty trash. Ellis and his collaborator, Andy Bragen, join us to share the story of a garbage barge that nobody wanted – and to perform some of the music it inspired.