Saturday 25 February 2017, 7pm, OTO Project Space
Beartown presents 'Duos & Trios' with...
Relentlessly prolific Norwegian noise guru globetrotter who heads the helm of the Gold Soundz label.
Expect tape mangling & analogue improv chaotix.
One half of Nordic sound-dyad Star Turbine, Copenhagen-based polymath Claus Poulsen blends field recordings, electronics, laptop trickery & turntablism to create billowing, seething clouds of drone & dirge.
Spoils & Relics
The archetypical shifting topography of the sometime duo, sometime trio.
Expect modular excursions & sample mangling.
Pure scholar who recently put a shift in supporting Merzbow at Cafe Oto. White has spent a number of years exploring the inner life of the reel-to-reel, presenting complex & improvised, heroic performances derived from magnetic tape's elemental minutiae.
Brighton-based Tom Bench has released assembled musics on Chocolate Monk, Beartown & Hairdryer Excommunication & recently collaborated with the dribbling demagogue himself - D. Nyoukis. A wild, worrying & unpredictable presence on any bill - expect the unexpected & then un-expect it.
London-based noise-totem Phil Julian has been active for over 15 years presenting a dazzling array abstract electronic works from gentle drones to harsh, purifying noise. Phil has previously shared bills with Toshiji Mikawa, Consumer Electronics, John Wall, John Wiese, Jason Kahn, Russell Haswell & Pain Jerk.