Category Archives: Music

Ólafur Arnalds

Yesterday I went to see Ólafur Arnalds for a third time, which is beginning to creep towards the most-seen band total set by my current record holder 65daysofstatic. It was an enjoyable, moving evening of neo-classical music for the piano … Continue reading

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Tim Hecker

This. Sounds. Amazing. Potentially best Tim Hecker yet? Really heavy, dark and lovely. Ben Frost helped out on this and it comes out February 14th. If someone got this for me on Valentine’s Day I’d basically ❤ them forever!

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Kid A for two pianos, two violins, two cellos, and six singers.

Love Radiohead and this is an interesting re-imagining of Kid A. Free so give it a try. Wouldn’t describe it as essential but nice to hear my favourite Radiohead album being given a dusting down.

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Tim Hecker @ The Luminaire 01/12/2010

Had an enjoyable evening yesterday after trekking through the cold to The Luminaire near Kilburn. The venue was very nice and so it’s an absolute shame it’s closing down at the end of this year. A raised stage with a … Continue reading

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Fantastic little site I’ve just found if you like listening to streams offline. Some might have a problem with this, but having been to a Gig getting a nice low kb recording to remember  concert by seems perfectly reasonable to … Continue reading

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Cafe Oto Update

As promised some fuller reviews with pictures from the actual event have appeared. Also Rafael has very kindly uploaded a stream of his set which I shall enjoy listening to again. It was certainly one of the best ambient experimental … Continue reading

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God Is An Astronaut Gig

Apologies for two days without blog posts! Friday evening was spent in Islington at the O2 academy and hence the lack of posts whilst Saturday was spent playing Team Fortress 2 lobbies. I haven’t been to an O2 academy for … Continue reading

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