Earthing January

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qz0dlctRkkg&t=304s earth /əːθ/ verb gerund or present participle: earthing 1. connect (an electrical device) with the ground 2. drive (a fox) to its underground lair (of a fox) run to its underground lair 3. cover the root and lower stem of a plant with heaped-up earth .......................................................................................................................................................................... The Earthing project is a year long collaborative … Continue reading Earthing January

the museum of ecoacoustic phenomena

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

Among the Never Setting Stars

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

The Sun Represents Reality

Matthew Shaw & David Loxley "The Sun Represents Reality" Music, cut ups and field recording by Matthew Shaw. The text is made up of lines from three separate talks by David from 2014 - 2016. "The sun represents reality, Night and day are illusions, The sun represents now, Which is the only reality, Learning only … Continue reading The Sun Represents Reality

Lodge Hill

New 30 minute piece of music recorded on location at Lodge Hill and completed and produced in Christchurch, March 2017. Matthew Shaw - Piano, guitar, harmonica, field recordings, Kaossilator. Many thanks to Miles King & People Need Nature A full piece about the place that inspired and informed this music can be found here