Saturday’s show at Cactus Club, curated
by Peter J. Woods for the Experimental Milwaukee series, featured four very
different experimental acts from in and around Wisconsin. Woods, himself one of
the major nodes of
Jon Mueller understands that silence can be unnerving. That simple understanding has carried through all of the drummer’s work, from his output with Collections of Colonies of Bees to his myriad collaborations with various experimental composers and even through his loud, early albums with the Pele, the most conventionally rock-minded project he’s ever worked with, and it has especially inform...