Article from the May issue of Wire magazine
Nice recording from the Cafe Oto gig with Andrew, Otto and Colin from back end of last year. There’s a couple of recordings in the works too from the session we did with Sam Weaver during the same week as this tour.
Thoughtful review of the tape that came out recently on Tombed Visions featuring myself, Sam Andreae and Andrew Cheetham. “In many ways, a guitar-sax-drums trio is the most liberated improvising lineup possible. Forty five years on from Derek Bailey, Han Bennink and Evan Parker’s seminal freeform blowout The Topography Of The Lungs (which, incidentally, wasContinue reading “Quietus review of “I didn’t mind you improvising, I just wish you’d done it better””
Excited to be playing two gigs in Switzerland next week along with Sam Andreae and Andrew Cheetham. We should also have a new tape out soon on Tombed Visions http://tombedvisionsrecords.bandcamp.com/ Tuesday 30th September ABC Trio + Dialectica @ Unternehmen mitte, Safe, Gerbergasse 30, Basel http://www.fimbasel.ch/ Friday 3rd October ABC Trio @ WIM, Magnussstrasse 5, ZurichContinue reading “Gigs in Basel and Zurich”
Really excited about a couple of plays on the Sunday of this great looking festival. I’ll be jamming for an hour form 8pm with others as part of the Gizeh Records epic continuous 50 human 5 hour session on the floor and then at 11pm I’ll be performing on the Tombed Visions stage inContinue reading “Fat Out Festival this weekend in Salford”
Been doing some great playing in last few months with Sam Andreae and this has started developing into a trio with Andrew Cheetham. It’s been a really great meeting point for us all to play, we all have approached the music from very different points of view but seem to have arrived at a pointContinue reading “new sounds with Sam Andreae & Andrew Cheetham”
from mr shuffleboil
footage from flim flam gig here splendidly captured by shuffleboil
another kindly review of Birchall/Cheetham duo CDr here from the good people of Was Ist Das.
interesting review here of Tipping Point Cdr with Andrew from Fluid Radio “Bob Dylan’s almost annual nomination for the Nobel Prize in literature receives predictable resistance. Popular music is the result of months of crafting and rehearsal, weeks of recording, countless hours of production and mastering. The process is invisible to the listener, and thereContinue reading “Tipping Point review”