DEPARTMENT OF XENOGENESIS – DXG: OCTONIONIC CONSTELLATION
The discussion and listening session around the writing of Octavia Butler with Rasheedah Phillips, co-founder of Black Quantum Futurism.
Sourdure's set, drawing inspiration from the traditional repertoire of the Massif Central, singing in French and Occitan
Calhau!'s sparse electronics blended with mystic vocal-ism — think Ghédalia Tazartes on the coffee by Diamanda Galás.
'ÉVOHÉ BÈGUE' - BÉGAYER
French songs, noises, rumors of distant and early musics, short and cruel poems, handcrafted instruments, radio-amplifiers, circuit bending and other wasted electronic devices - see the recent recording 'ÉVOHÉ BÈGUE' - BÉGAYER
Robyn's Rocket WITH CHARLES HAYWARD + JEMMA FREEMAN AND THE COSMIC SOMETHING
Climb aboard a homemade spaceship womaned by Robyn Rocket space trumpeter, performing alongside Charles Hayward, plus Jemma Freeman and The Cosmic Something.
SOOT BREATH / CORPUS INFINITUM - ARJUNA NEUMAN AND DENISE FERREIRA DA SILVA (SCREENING & Q&A)
CCA Glasgow and Ignota host James Goodwin, Arjuna Neuman and Denise Ferreira da Silva for a screening and discussion of film Soot Breath / Corpus Infinitum
An encounter between poetry and music by poet Nisha Ramayya and sonic dramaturg MJ Harding
TEKLIFE, GHETTOVILLE ESKI: THE SONIC ECOLOGIES OF BLACK MUSIC IN THE EARLY TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY
Dhanveer Singh Brar, Edward George and Steve Goodman (Kode9) discuss Teklife, Ghettoville Eski: The Sonic Ecologies of Black Music in the Early Twenty-First Century, (Goldsmiths Press / MIT Press)
NEXT FESTIVAL 2021: VALENTINA MAGALETTI + ISAMA ZING
Valentina Magaletti and Isama Zing collaborate for the opening of the NEXT Festival 2021.
NEXT FESTIVAL 2021: DAVID TOOP + AVSLUTA
David Toop and Avsluta's imrovised performance as part of the NEXT Festival opening events in London.
Food People - Flank
Food People share a new video for 'Flank' - out now as part of their album 'Votive' on Takuroku.
Tom Wheatley - open, fixed
Bassist Tom Wheatley performs 'open, fixed' - a composition and improvised performance for double bass and physically modelled strings, in three parts.
ТЕПЛОТА (GRUNDIK KASYANSKY + TOM WHEATLEY)
Rewatch a special show from ТЕПЛОТА, aka the London-based pairing of Grundik Kasyansky and Tom Wheatley, whose excellent debut, HEAT/WORK, was released on our in-house TakuRoku label earlier this year.
A special streamed performance from Josephine Foster, recorded in her Colorado home and drawing on her masterful self-honed songbook.
Wojciech Rusin & Eden Girma
Wojciech Rusin joins us for a special live stream, alongside Eden Girma - a multi-instrumental musician, singer, and composer.
@XCRSWX & LOLINA
A new video collaboration between @xcrswx and Lolina folded together, up, and over a series of exchanges of recordings, footage, pleats and frames from empty music spaces.