Recorded live at The Centre and the Circle, Thursday 19th September 2019CE. Best listened to at low volume in the gloaming.
"What of the body of life? They are but a flower, a dust, a shadow that fleeth away." Recently I was making recordings across the south downs, around Lewes and the surrounding area of Sussex, guided through the area by Robert Marshall. On driving through Firle I remembered reading about the 'Garden Church' … Continue reading Church of Ferles
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
I recently contributed to the museum of ecoacoustic phenomena event. I performed a site specific piece incorporating the natural sounds present in the garden of Bournemouth Natural Science Society. An interpretation of both the gardens and exhibition. Inspired by the Egyptian 25th Dynasty mummy, containing Tahemaa. The performance featured guests Robin and Rowan Shaw. listening … Continue reading the museum of ecoacoustic phenomena
Liberté, égalité, publicité Hot on the heels of their ‘ART PROVOCATION’ at the request of Banksy for an event at Dismaland, post-punk iconoclasts The Pop Group present a new collaboration with sound art fetishist Matthew Shaw. At Sea Change they will requisition the iconic Brutalist architecture of Dartington’s High Cross House for ‘BLOOD MONEY’, an … Continue reading The Pop Group with Matthew Shaw
https://vimeo.com/313900552 A film by Matthew Shaw. Poem - Sunken Nightfall by B. Catling. Read by Shirley Collins. Filmed at Waylands Smithy, Oxfordshire. Camera - Chris Bowerman Direction - Shaun Qureshi Editor - Matthew Shaw Music - Cyclic Song by Matthew Shaw. Taken from the LP Among the Never Setting Stars, available from Blackest Rainbow Records.
http://vimeo.com/301846786 As The Shadows Lengthen. From the album Among The Never setting Stars. Released on Blackest rainbow records. Filmed at Boscawen-Un stone circle and Boleigh Fogou, Cornwall.