Archive for March, 2015

“The Puddle Boy”

Posted in Uncategorized on March 30, 2015 by Naomi Gold

Edgar Oliver is The Puddle Boy, in this, one of his most iconic poems.  This performance took place on march 25, 2015 at 292 East 3rd Street:

Prophetic Desire @ Inner Cities Art Exhibition

Posted in Uncategorized on March 24, 2015 by Naomi Gold

Wednesday March 25, the inner cities art exhibition @ 292 Gallery presents:

prophetic desire: words, music, oneirocriticism & longing

7pm – the prophet tom charles bair III & eli mattern
7:30pm – edgar oliver & the octave doktors – desire & the sea

the Inner Cities Art Exhibition is photography by Romy Ashby, drawings by Regina Bartkoff & paintings by Charles Schick at 292 gallery through march 28.

romy’s photoblog:


Desire & the Sea at Dixon Place

Posted in Uncategorized on March 5, 2015 by Naomi Gold

You can see and hear Edgar and The Octave Doktors creating musical and spoken word enchantment at Dixon Place this Friday evening March 6 in a performance of “Desire & the Sea.”

Tickets are not necessary. You can support Dixon Place by patronizing its excellent bar, conveniently located in the space where Edgar and the Doktors will be performing.  Dixon Place is located at 161 Chrystie Street.  The event begins at 7:30 p.m.