stills from "tour video" compliments of the prolific megazord

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tour dates

tour dates:

all shows w/ no age

1.7 san diego, ca: che cafe
1.8 tuscon, az: congress
1.9 el paso, tx: percolator
1.10 dallas, tx: sons of hermann hall
1.11 austin, tx: mohawk
1.12 houstin, tx: walters
1.13 baton rouge, la: spanish moon
1.14 huntsville, al: flying monkey
1.15 birmingham, al: bottletree
1.16 gainsville, fl: common grounds
1.17 tampa, fl: crowbar
1.18 miami, fl: grand central
1.19 orlando, fl: backbooth
1.20 tallahasse, fl: club downudner
1.21 atlanta, ga: drunken unicorn
1.22 asheville, n.c.: grey eagle
1.23 knoxville, tn: pilot light
1.24 nashville, tn: exit in
1.25 memphis, tn: hi tone
1.26 little rock, ak: sticky fingerz
1.27 tulsa, ok: cain's
1.28 santa fe, nm: meow wolf theater
1.29 flagstaff, az: house show
1.30 phoenix, az: house show



december twenty-six

brandon nickell
m geddes gengras
damion romero
rene hell


dem passwords
{7914 b santa monica blvd}


a few things I really enjoyed this year:

greg davis & ben vida cd
john clyde-evans "go gracious kiki change" cs
angels in america "allergic to latex" cs
ensemble economique "physical" lp
flower man "house of cards" cs
mark lord "t.f.s."
john bender "packing list: short side 1982" lp
golden retriever "II" cdr
brother raven "vss30" lp
"heart of glass"
operative live
caboladies live
driphouse live
root blog
v.s.c. r.i.p.


john bender

"packing list: short side 1982"

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sunday 12.19


new american art union

live sets from:

popol gluant
rene hell
rob walmart

more info: www.byobworldwide.com




kraak 7"

I have a few copies of:

rene hell / jonas reinhardt / jonathan fitoussi / bear bones, lay low

7" comp released by kraak

email for inquiries: rnpetalgaz@gmail.com



banquo: it will be rain tonight

first murderer: let it come down




european dates

jonas reinhardt / rene hell

european dates

26.11: Singsang-Studion, Malmö, Sweden
27.11: Your Mother, Stockholm, Sweden
28.11: RTB, Göteborg, Sweden - tbc
30.11 K4, Nürnberg, Germany
01.12: HBC, Berlin, Germany
02.12: Incubated, Tilburg, Holland
03.12: Occi, Amsterdam, Holland
04.12: Villa te Koop, Den Haag, Holland
05.12: Netwerk, Aalst, Belgium
06.12: Paris, France tbc
07.12: Grrrnd Zero, Lyon, France
08.12: Cave12, Geneve, Suisse
09.12: Mainz, Germany tbc
10.12: Electronic Incubated Alchemy, Venlo, Holland




also downward violet eye will be touring the west coast

early january with earn & mirror to mirror

european dates

jonas reinhardt & rene hell

european dates for late nov/early dec

tba shortly


apetal thunder

john clyde-evans

"528 stpes"

7" {1998 giardia / betley welcomes careful drivers}

just the master



rene hell / wet hair "55 RN gaz / flowers of light"

split 7"




nov 8

@ valentines

white rainbow
stag hare
diamond catalog
rene hell




now available from arbor records:

rene hell "lucifer pt. II"


rene hell / three legged race "violin petal {auden} / whipped secrets"
split lp

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tapes available

I have a few copies of these left, please get in touch if you're interested.

• keith fullerton whitman "live generators 1.5" c40
• any given sunday "take me to your dealer" c30 {keith whitman & geoff mullen}
• driphouse "FM radio '10" c24
• rene hell / flower man "split" c20

all on agents of chaos.


nosfera tu
** out back

he com pla%ins

abou ....t
eine sym * phonie

"des grauens"


slightly eleven: *

Rene Hell "Slightly Eleven" from Megazord on Vimeo.

rene hell "slightly eleven"

from forthcoming split lp w/ three legged race
on arbor records

video by megazord


church bells

collage with V/A ***link

alt. mezzanine {6.si}


*** us ***


yakuza switchblade: ryan garbes

{ryan garbes}

last piece of gear used: squire telecaster
first piece of gear used: drums my friend got from the trash

last cassette listened to: mix tape i was making but got side-tracked..
first cassette listened to: ace of base "the sign"

last book read: patti smith "just kids"
first book read: the tub people

last record listened to: sonic boom "spectrum"
first record listened to: conniption fit "bombs away"

last food eaten: mike 'n' ikes

favorite record title {now}: always "bringing it all back home"

last person you said goodbye to: group of people at the movie theater


yakuza switchblade: positive shadow

{henry glover}

last piece of gear used: barrowed Korg Delta (thanks ortman)
first pece of gear used: casio sk-1

last cassette listened to: Steve Halpurn's Zodiac Suite
first cassette listened to: Green Jelly cereal killer

last book read: Swamp Thing: LOVE and DEATH and lies inc.
first book read: the little prince

last record listened to: strawberry switchblade since yesterday
first record listened to: I think Kevin Drumm's land of lurches in a dark basement was the first time I actually "listened" to anything and saw into the terrifying invisible pinpoint of the unknown. But for real prob steely dan or metallica.

last food eaten: drank's a food right?

favorite record title {now}: this death house

last person you said goodbye to: she made me kiss her boots



yakuza switchblade: work/death

{scott reber}

last piece of gear used: giannini 7 string classical guitar
first pece of gear used: tiny casio in department store

last cassette listened to: earn 'lacewing'
first cassette listened to: piledriver - the wrestling album 2

last book read: just finished 'blues people: negro music in white america' by leroi jones/amiri baraka, just started 'the henry miller reader'
first book read: a bunch from the time-life science/nature library (great pictures)

last record listened to: best of the mighty clouds of joy
first record listened to: MJ 'thriller'

last food eaten: 3 way mix of cereal in big bowl - kashi go lean with twigs, price rite honey oat clusters with almonds, and nature's crunch crunchy granola raisin bran.

favorite record title {now}: 'He Sought For That Magic By Which All The Glory And Mystic Chivalry Were Made To Shine - or - Is Music Even Good?'

last person you said goodbye to: jean cozzens


yakuza switchblade: pulse emitter

{daryl groetsch}

last piece of gear used: Oberheim OB-8 synthesizer
first piece of gear used: Yamaha PSS-130 keyboard

last cassette listened to: Panabrite "Wizard Chimes"
first cassette listened to: The Police "Synchronicity"

last book read: Jack Vance "Alastor"
first book read: J.R.R. Tolkien "The Hobbit"

last record listened to: John Carpenter "Escape From New York (Soundtrack)"
first record listened to: Marlo Thomas and Friends "Free to Be… You and Me"

last food eaten: Burritos Julie made with tofu, broccoli, black beans, potatoes, homemade salsa, mushrooms...

favorite record title {now}: Warrior on the Edge of Time

last person you said goodbye to: Coworker.



a.o.c. : new tapes

4 new agents of chaos tapes


• keith fullerton whitman "live generators {1.5}" c40
• rene hell / flower man "split" c20
• any given sunday "take me to your dealer" c30
• driphouse "FM radio '10" c24

all tapes are professionally duplicated w/ full color pro-printed covers in a limited edition of 100. they sound amazing & couldn't be happier with how these turned out.

they are available via the following distros: mimaroglu music sales / tomentosa / amethyst sunset / boomkat / DNT

they're in the post & should arrive within the next few days. any inquiries can be directed at: rnpetalgaz@gmail.com

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