Bleed Change!

by Bonfire Madigan



This track was created as an auditory expletive, experience & entrance for Bonfire Madigan on her Bleeds Change! tour opening Laibach's Divided States of America tour in 2004. Features BMad cello performance and samples including Pauline Oliveros, Patti Smith, Bonfire Madigan's Tinikling on a Tightrope & various found sounds. <3


released March 28, 2004

Audio collage, mixed & mastered by Shawn Biggs



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Bonfire Madigan San Diego, California

Singer-composer-vocalist Madigan Shive is Bessie Smith reincarnated as a punk rock cellist, as progressive and liberal as they come. Her powerful voice conveys irresistible emotion and her music creates a new language that is as ancient as the oldest Indian medicine woman and as modern as intergalactic space travel. — Tricia Halloran, "Brave New World" KCRW-FM ... more

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