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Somewhere between the analog burps of Pan Sonic and the schizophrenic pianism of Cecil Taylor lies the duo Tom & Gerry—German synthesizer manipulator Thomas Lehn and American percussionist Gerry Hemingway. On the duo’s self-titled Erstwhile Records release, Lehn uses the clunkiest of analog synthesizers to create tonal colors that gurgle, screech, and sing like the baby of Karlheinz Stockhausen and Aphex Twin. But the more amazing performer is Hemingway, who sits behind his kit and attempts to match every machine-created blip with an equally foreign timbre summoned from his drums. Electronic music geeks and free-jazz freaks will join arm in arm tonight when Tom & Gerry perform at 8 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 1054 31st St. NW. $8. (703) 243-3787. (Christopher Porter)