Update 27th January I found out this weekend that Rob Knight died recently. It was a great pleasure to spend time with Rob and to document his memories with Kit for this piece. We were planning to record more with together but we still have this. So here it is, in tribute to Rob Knight. … Continue reading Rob Knight and the Nightingales of Prime Coppice
Field recordings of Julian Hoffman in Christchurch, Dorset. Recorded by Matthew Shaw on walks from the town centre, to the quay and across Wick meadows to the hillfort and coastline at Hengistbury Head. Julian reflected on the lanscape, atmospheres and environments while reading from Irreplaceable. Words and voice- Julian Hoffman Music, field recording - Matthew … Continue reading Julian Hoffman on the Irreplaceable
Released today is Tipping Point, a project curated by Adrian Newton, Ambrose Seddon & David Rogers. The four pieces that make up the album were recorded live the Literary & Scientific Institute, Bridport on Saturday 6th July 2019. They a taken from a wireless headphone concert of 'live' ecoacoustic works that made up part of the … Continue reading Tipping Point
Among the Never Setting Stars is the debut lp from Dorset based artist Matthew Shaw. Following a series of cd & cdr releases on various labels, home made art editions and a 7" ep on sonic Oyster records. The album contains six brand new ambient pieces. Edition of 250 copies on 'Galaxite Stone' coloured vinyl. … Continue reading Among the Never Setting Stars
http://vimeo.com/296700048 Cyclic Song is from the album Among The never Setting Stars. To be released by Blackest Rainbow records in the near future. Filmed in Christchurch Dorset, October 2018. The film is a channeling of layers of Christchurch now while exploring the historic, known and imagined past of this town.
Published today on this summer solstice 2016ce is 'Children of the dawn' a new poetry collection from Matthew Shaw. Within the 42 pages with are 19 new poems and 22 new photographs. To order please email matt (dot) texlahoma (dot) com (at) gmail (dot) com Price £7 UK £10 Rest of Europe £12 Rest of … Continue reading Children of the Dawn
On Sunday 24th April at the Priest House Museum, in the center of Wimborne, Dorset I performed a new piece called Panarchy. The piece can be downloaded for free along with other performances from the day here Inspired by the theory in which systems of nature, humans as well as combined human-natural systems are interlinked … Continue reading Panarchy