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October 13, 2008
The 2008 running of the International Live Looping Festival, which is the 7th annual edition of the event, will kick off on Wednesday in Santa Cruz, California. The opening night, at Union Grove Music, will include a free performance and demonstration clinic from guitarist Bill Walker as well as new equipment demos by technical reps from gear companies like Roland and Looperlative.

On Thursday night the festival will venture 30 miles down to the coast for a "Best of" event at and sponsored by San Jose's Anno Domini Gallery, with half-hour sets from an international collective of artists hailing from the US and Canada as well as Japan and countries in Europe. The rest of the festival will be held at Pearl Alley Studios back in Santa Cruz, with an opening concert on Friday night, "Noon to Midnight" concerts on Saturday and Sunday, and a total of 55 loopers from eight countries performing over the six-day event. A 1pm Loopers Luncheon at the Walnut Street Cafe on Monday, October 20th, to close things out.

SEE ALSO: www.y2kloopfest.com

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