“大勇若怯，大智若愚 da yong ruo qie, da zhi ruo yu--a great hero may appear timid, the wise may appear stupid”
— chinese idiom
meet some of the band
based in highland square, hand+noise is based on the music and harmonies of elijah blower and tong xu.
commited to spreading acceptance of self and other, hand+noise makes music that challenges preconceived notions. much of the music comes from experiences working in nursing homes, in-patient behavioral health units, and personal experiences with loss.