When Jandek takes the stage at UC Irvine Saturday as part of the continuing series presented by the Acrobatics Everyday collective, it’ll be unique in a number of ways. It’ll be the first show the Texas musician has played in Southern California, despite releasing more than 40 albums since 1978. It’ll be the first time he has played with the two performers accompanying him—Mike Watt (the legendary San Pedro bassist for the Minutemen, fIREHOSE, the Stooges and many others) and B.J. Miller (the inspired drummer for the Los Angeles noise act Health). And nobody knows exactly what will happen onstage, whether Jandek will be playing guitar, piano, singing, speaking, all of it, none of it—nobody knows except maybe Jandek himself, and, as usual,... More >>>