A staple in the artwork and music community of Chicago, singer and multi-instrumentalist Robert A.A. Lowe (no regards to professional Rob Lowe) splits his period among a number of artwork rock and roll, freak folk, and quirky indie rock and roll projects. He became a member of up with the 90 Time Guys in 1997, produced Dreamweapon with associates of City and Nation, and began creating single work beneath the moniker Lichens. Right here, he performed being a one-man present, Lowe utilizing results boxes towards the fullest by looping guitars, percussion, and vocals right into a reverberated drone on-stage. In 2005, Lichens released The Psychic Character to be, and in 2007 OMNS implemented, plus a few divide LPs with Lexie Hill, Cloud Canyon, and Light. Around this period, Lowe became a member of the unconventional rock and roll group Vocalist with associates of U.S. Maple, Parrot Present, and his previous pal Ben Vida from City and Nation. The band produced plans release a Unhistories in March of 2008 on Move City just like another Chicago indie preferred, Thrill Jockey Information, took see of Lowe, and added him with their roster being a single artist. The initial Robert A.A. Lowe record, Gyromancy, premiered in Apr of 2008 being a contribution to Excitement Jockey’s creative group of limited-edition Compact disc/book packages, including Daniel Higgs’ Atomic Yggdrasil Tarot and Aki Tsuyuko’s Hokane.