A little bitta that Bayonne magic!

Bayonne (Roger Sellers) helped Chicagoans usher in a weekend of bizarre weather last Friday at Schubas Tavern. I had seen Bayonne a few years ago at a Pitchfork aftershow, and was keen on seeing what he was up to these days. As I expected, he did not disappoint! Bayonne’s eccentric mind came to life in…

Bayonne @ Lincoln Hall 11/18

Roger Sellers of Bayonne will be returning to Chicago this Friday, trading in Schubas Tavern for Lincoln Hall! Bayonne was last in Chicago for Pitchfork when I was luckily able to catch him playing a late night aftershow.  This time around, he is touring with El Ten Eleven, in support of his November 4th release, Primitives.  The man…

The Bayonne Experience

Late, late Friday night/early Saturday morning, those at Schubas Tavern were treated to the musical stylings of Bayonne (Roger Sellers) as part of a Pitchfork aftershow . When his equipment was getting set up, it looked a lot to me like it was going to be a DJ set, despite the fact that he is…

Bayonne at Schubas 7/15

Roger Sellers will be playing Schubas this Friday night in support of Primitives, his first album under the name Bayonne. Despite the fact that Sellers composes and performs his music using electronic instruments, he is not a DJ.  Sellers, who is mainly a self-taught musician, creates a rich, hypnotic sound using layers of multiple instruments.  I will…