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Baltimoreans at High Zero Festival 2012

Baltimoreans at High Zero Festival 2012

Some 40 musicians -- half of them from the Baltimore area -- are scheduled to participate in this weekend's High Zero Festival. From the local musicians, we asked Shelly Blake-Plock to pick three whose performances might offer the most promise.

Jimmy Joe Roche: Analog synth, video

Roche is a member of the arts collective Wham City. His videos have screened internationally in venues including the Royal Academy of Arts in London, Boston Institute of Contemporary Art and the J. Paul Getty Museum. Roche is a recipient of the 2012 new work residency at Harvestworks in New York City and is preparing for a two-man show with fellow artist Nathaniel Mellor at the...