Festival of Modern Music and Irritainment
Meaford, Ontario, Canada
Friday, August 3rd to Sunday, August 5th, 2007
Installations from June 1st - August 5th, 2007
Nilan has been a consistent presence on the creative music scene in Toronto, Canada since 1984. Since then he has produced concerts and festivals in Toronto, had a radio show at CIUT-FM for 16 years (serving as Program Director and Station Manager as well as other duties), as well as being involved in many of the cutting edge music, dance and interdisciplinary ensembles that have achieved recognition and notoriety in Toronto and beyond. He has performed and recorded with Jandek, Martin Tetreault, Susanna Hood, Vinnie Golia, Don Preston, Sarah Peebles, David Toop, Roswell Rudd, Sumihisa Arima, John Butcher, Evan Parker, John Oswald, Michael Snow, Michael Ondaatje, Mary Margaret O’Hara, and Don Thompson. He is also a writer of reviews and articles for the national music periodical 'Exclaim!'.