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(photo by Jaime Fennelly)
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Shawn Edward Hansen, a native of Kansas, is an artist and musician living in Boston, MA. His main instruments include saxophone, organs, and analog synthesizer. Practicing his own style of Midwestern hermetic art known as Tangential Assertivism, he performs with Christopher Tignor as New Scalthzkgazan, with Jaime Fennelly, Chris Forsyth, and Chris Heenan as Phantom Limb & Bison, as well as in the civil twilight cover band, Dirty Pool with Chris Forsyth. Shawn is also the artistic director of KJEA radio, which had its first broadcast in 1984 from the blue room in Kansas City. He is currently working on a series of records called the Sycamore House Duets, with nine other keyboard artists from around the world.

Shawn has been fronting the imaginary record label, Sycamore House for the last seven years. The results:
Works 1999 (SH001)
KJEA: THE MUSIC OF YOUR LIFE broadcast from the happy institution Vol. 1-3 (SH002-SH004)
THE LAST SATURDAY NIGHTS 10 steps away from nothing Vol. 1-10 & 11 (SH005-SH016)
stemming the plumb & rooting the onion (SH017)
GRAIN Synthi (SH018)
GRAIN Organ (SH019)
MUSIC FOR A SUMMER’S EVENING west bottoms suite II w/Josh Mobley & Mark Weinberg (SH016)
December Duets w/Josh Mobley (SH020)
Sycamore House Duets Vol. 1-4 w/Stephen King, Josh Mobley, Jason Vivone, Ben Wade (SH021-SH024)
BARD SUMMER CHOIR (SH025)
Box of Weeks (SH026-SH029)
Upcoming 2007 Releases:
FELDSPAR FORD MAVERICK a solo road trip with Jean Michel Basquiat and the michelangelo of the menagerie, Antoine-Louis Barye
Kansas City Summit w/Josh Mobley
LEAST MOTH-EATER scores, rattles, jigs and knells of death – The Brothers Zoto
Lap Dance with Guru
My Sharper Wolf

Further information: http://www.evolvingear.com