Torrential sheets of rain today in Manchester. This is recorded with framus archtop, vox das amplifier and a chopstick. x
Excited to be involved with putting on a second gig in a month after years of nothing! Saturday 6th November Catatumbo Phil Marks/Dave Birchall (tbc) St. Margarets Church Whalley Range Manchester £5 8pm
Started playing electric guitar again today during practice and actually found I was really enjoying pulling new sounds out of it! There’s a recording of a few ideas here track is “sketch 28/7/10.
A few images from Ramallah of Nick and I at practice and then the gig itself on his rooftop. Gig itself was aided halfway through by the prayer call from a nearby mosque! Hopefully some duo records will surface on CDR later in the year. Below is a shot from solo gig at Fuel inContinue reading “Live in Ramallah”
Finally sold out and made one… five years after everyone else… http://www.myspace.com/davidbirchall Noise Upstairs tonight should be a good one. x
All matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration, that we are all one consciousness experiencing itself subjectively, there is no such thing as death, life is only a dream, and we are the imagination of ourselves. (This track is only acoustic guitar and guitar steel, lots of natural harmonics singing. Saw that BillContinue reading “Acoustic Guitar tracks”
multi-angled version of the whole of the Noise Upstairs performance…
Excerpt from last night’s illegal version of John Zorn’s COBRA at Fuel in Manchester.
Out as of today 22nd of february! 9 tracks of splendor available from http://www.concretemoniker.co.uk for a bargain price of £6. Covers are handscreened on to heavy weight recycled cardpackaging, insert contains a super savage collage from Zeke and lyric sheet. CD release show is this Thursday 25th February @ The Greenroom on Whitworth Street inContinue reading “Levenshulme Bicycle Orchestra CD “nine doors” now out!”