Square_H_White R home recommended_events search_white ticket_shop trending_events
What's On In Bristol Buy Gig Tickets Trending Bristol Gigs Recommended Events in Bristol ADD EVENT
Headfirst Bristol:
Bristol Gigs Bristol Clubs Events
Saturday 23rd March 2019

Group Listening with support from Tara Clerkin

— The Cube
Two friends ambient re-workings with woven hums, space echos, analogue weaves, void fold and the like
time:20:00
price: Headfirst Tickets

Information:

Piano & Clarinet: Selected Works Vol. 1 is the debut album from Group Listening, a collection of ambient works - from the likes of Brian Eno, Arthur Russell, Roedelius and Robert Wyatt - arranged for clarinet and piano.

Black is best known for recording albums and touring extensively under the guise of Sweet Baboo, as well as working with Cate Le Bon, H. Hawkline and others. Paul is an acclaimed jazz pianist and experimental musician. He played with Keith Tippett, formed The Jones O’Connor Group, performed with noise improv bands and composed orchestral and chamber music.

Cutting out the post production and keeping overdubs to a minimum, the clarinet and piano were passed through guitar stomp boxes and other analogue effects to enable processing and manipulation directly in performance. The result hums with the ghostly energy of sound pioneers Joe Meek and Martin Hannett, while mbira and drum machines are sparingly deployed amid enveloping folds of space echo.

Like Virginia Astley or Simon Jeffes, Group Listening tread the overlap between classical and experimental music. Perhaps most startling here is the breadth of material arranged as one atmospheric whole. The pieces range from the ever-spiralling, fractal phrases of German composer Roedelius to the haunting rasps of game and Hollywood soundtracker Disasterpiece and the pioneering sonics of early electronic inventor Raymond Scott. Somehow, shot together through Group Listening’s electro-acoustic lens, these works evolve into something supremely calming, poignant and new.

https://grouplistening.bandcamp.com/

Tara Clerkin Tara Clerkin’s music combines elements of psychedelia, country and folk songwriting with a lo-fi palette of found sounds and field recordings.
WHO'S GOING:

Tickets for Similar Events:

ACID MOTHERS TEMPLE at Rough Trade Bristol in Bristol
Tomorrow
ACID MOTHERS TEMPLE
Gravy Train present Acid Mothers Temple, plus guests
Soothsayers +Sasha Steppa at The Old Market Assembly in Bristol
Tomorrow
Soothsayers +Sasha Steppa
Soothsayers + Sasha Steppa at The Old Market Assembly
The Burning Hell at The Louisiana in Bristol
Tomorrow
The Burning Hell
The Burning Hell are coming back to the Louisiana with support from Quiet Marauder and My Name Is Ian!
Gigs at Glow pt.1: Torsten Jensen at Glow at Leading Lights in Bristol
Tomorrow
Gigs at Glow pt.1: Torsten Jensen
Live music for a good cause
QWAK club #2: Cucina Povera + Secluded Bronte at The Cube in Bristol
Saturday 29th June 2019
QWAK club #2: Cucina Povera + Secluded Bronte
A carefully curated night at the Cube bringing the far reaches of sound, vision and performance together with a fun and inclusive atmosphere
★ FAT LIP ★ ft. L1nkn_p4rk + Sean Smith DJ! at The Lanes in Bristol
Saturday 29th June 2019
★ FAT LIP ★ ft. L1nkn_p4rk + Sean Smith DJ!
★ Are YOU ready to storm through the party like your name is El Niño? ★
HW: Martyrials 'Electric Delegates' Album Launch at The Old England Pub in Bristol
Sunday 30th June 2019
HW: Martyrials 'Electric Delegates' Album Launch
RESCHEDULED! Hotwax presents Martyrials 'Electric Delegates' Album Launch with The Gin Birkins, Lucy Reynolds and a v special guest TBA
In aid of Samaritans #3 at Crofters Rights in Bristol
Sunday 30th June 2019
In aid of Samaritans #3
Camembert v.s. tedious clothing