10th November

Next gig promotion with TUBERS AKODE is London based baritone saxophonist Alan Wilkinson with Oslo residents guitarist Kim Johannesen, bassist Ola Høyer, and drummer Dag Erik Knedal Andersen. http://soundcloud.com/akode ANATIDAE a film by VERONICA IBARRA featuring recorded soundtrack by PART WILD HORSES MANE ON BOTH SIDES. Plus discussion and Q & A with filmmaker. http://veronicaibarra.com/Continue reading “10th November”


Whitworth After Hours performance

Nice set of photos on flickr from After Hours performance with Dan and Naomi here. Some interesting reflections here from an audience member on the music drawing performance with Dan and Naomi on Saturday night. http://www.bronwynplatten.com/index.php/blog I enjoyed how the piece highlights the importance of the role of audience as active participants in an improvisedContinue reading “Whitworth After Hours performance”

next weekend

Is going to be a really busy one, two really exciting performances and a bookfair! Exhibiting zines/records/cds and my new zine of birdsong drawings on Friday 12th & Saturday 13th at Manchester Artists Bookfair. Then making music for the performance/installation ‘The Dreaming’ with Bekke Platt and Aliyah Hussain on the Saturday @ 2pm as partContinue reading “next weekend”

Birchall/Cheetham Duo @ Night & Day

Some classic captures from gig last Thursday by Andy Newcombe many thanks to him for his excellent skills. Me and Andrew opened the evening followed by a set from Motion Detectors (this time was Nick Mitchell, Pascal Nichols and Helmut Lemke) and finally some amazing times from Alan Silva and Roger Turner. You can findContinue reading “Birchall/Cheetham Duo @ Night & Day”

AL/CP tour

Just back from righteous tour with Acrid Lactations. Excellent snap by Susan from Chastity Potatoe set at Newcastles Morden Tower. Note Bob Cobbing poster in background. That one cost 5 shillings to get in. Also presence of Allen Gisnberg lurking somewhere or another. Facebook set here from Sue. Also look out for her killer illustrated tour diaryContinue reading “AL/CP tour”