Kopenhagen knee sickness

A page from a comic I started last year provisionally titled “Seas I have been sick in: A beginners guide to freeing your mind.” Work on it ground to a halt due to various other commitments, will hopefully to be picked up again in the spring and summer of this year. Final work will beContinue reading “Kopenhagen knee sickness”

LBO Radio!

The Levenshulme Bicycle Orchestra are going to be featured on The Bike Show on Resonance FM this coming Monday 25th January at 6:30! If you’re in London you can hear Resonance on 104.4 FM. Everywhere else you can hear the show via their webstream. There’s also a podcast available from the Bike Show blog.

Levenshulme Bicycle Orchestra Tour!

21st January @ Bardens Boudoir, London 23rd January @ Tudor House, Wigan 3rd February @ Cardigan Arms, Leeds 11th February @ Tin Angel, Coventry 25th February @ Greenroom, Manchester 24th April @ The Wheatsheaf, Oxford We’re going to be out and about the UK over the next few months in support of our soon toContinue reading “Levenshulme Bicycle Orchestra Tour!”

Gig poster exhibition

If you’re around in Manchester tonight pop by to the opening of an exhibition of DIY gig posters organised and hosted by Kraak Gallery in the Northern Quarter! There’s a wall of helpyourselfmanchester posters a couple of which I drew and printed (some pics above) and loads of other great stuff from various promoters. OpenContinue reading “Gig poster exhibition”

Snow days in Manchester

There was a huge snowfall on Manchester on Monday evening and as you’d expect the whole city was at a complete standstill on Tuesday morning and probably will be most of the week. Noticed an interesting acoustic phenomena on Tuesday morning when Helen and I rather optimistically went to see if the buses were runningContinue reading “Snow days in Manchester”

Just Intoned Scales for guitar

Last summer I spent a bit of time reading up on Just Intonation and microtones after having  developed an interest  in the smaller fragments of tones via an accidental discovery of the work of Harry Partch and through our work in Kalbakken, were it became apparent when looking at old Norwegianfolk tunes and transcritptions that alotContinue reading “Just Intoned Scales for guitar”

‘Spoke’ Scores for Ad Hoc

 Above you can see the hermetic  graphic score I drew for the Ad Hoc dance performance I wrote music for earlier in the Autumn. The score was performed by me with the Ad Hoc dancers at the Lowry Studio Theatre in Salford on the 11th of November. Some of the music I wrote for this performance hasContinue reading “‘Spoke’ Scores for Ad Hoc”