was a center for contemporary art in Southeast Portland, Oregon. It was led by a desire to support artists, propose new modes of production, and stimulate the ongoing public discourse around art. This website serves as an archive of Yale Union’s programming from 2011 through 2021.

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A Performance
Saturday, April 21, 2012, 9pm (doors, 8pm)

The work speaks for itself, not attempting to represent or reveal truths or meanings beyond its own emphatic presence. Daniel Menche was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. He has toured extensively in Europe, Asia, and North America, and has released over 40 recordings since 1993.

FULMINATION: Metal by Daniel Menche

Here below is a room recording of the performance that Menche has approved (or an MP3? (111 MB)). A recording from the board is forthcoming and to be released on Touch Records as a 192 kps mp3.