21st November 2015
Daylight Music Presents ITS BEEN HELL: 20 Years of Lo Recordings (London)
SECOND STOP: LONDON, UNION CHAPEL - FACEBOOK EVENT A lazy afternoon with music, tea and cake. An event for all ages. Produced by Arctic Circle. Free entry* midday - till 2.00pm (*suggested donation £5.00) Shoreditch’s Lo Recordings label is celebrating its 20th birthday http://lo20years.com/ with a special showcase at Daylight. Renowned for quality esoteric music, Lo has previously released music by Thurston Moore, Four Tet and Aphex Twin. This week there’s a chance to hear Astronauts, the new project from Dan Carney (formerly of Dark Captain). Plus many accolades have been heaped upon Grasscut be sure to catch them playing music from their new album this week plus lastly we have new signing Lilith Ai. Grasscut are Andrew Phillips and Marcus O’Dair. Phillips, who writes and produces all Grasscut music, is also known for his soundtrack work (HBO, BBC Films, Channel 4); he has been nominated for an Emmy and shortlisted for an Ivor Novello. Astronauts is the solo project from Dan Carney who according to facebook create 'ham-fisted bleep-folk neoliberal takedowns'. Lilith Ai is a singer-songwriter, who performs poignant tales of modern city life. Her songs show urban life through a clear lens, that does not hesitate to reveal her dark life experience.
Union Chapel, London
12 November 2015
ITS BEEN HELL: 20 Years of Lo Recordings (New York)
FIRST STOP: NEW YORK @ EL CORTEZ, BROOKLYN - FACEBOOK EVENT THE PRESENT (Live) TROPICAL JEREMY JON TYE (DJ) TIM LOVE LEE (DJ) As part of their 20th Birthday celebrations Lo Recordings announce a series of dates around the globe. Yes, Lo has been going for 20 years and is still going strong. Having worked with everyone from Aphex Twin to Thurston Moore, Merzbow to Blur, Mike Flowers to Grimes, Lo is celebrating with a series of dates around the world. On November 12th the good ship Lo lands in New York City. With a live set from The Present, a last minute surprise fill in for Hatchback, Tropical Jeremy, Jon Tye and the illustrious Tim Lee on the wheels of steel, it’s sure to be a great night. El Cortez is a new venue in the heart of Brooklyn, with a serious sound system, fine food and tasty drinks.
El Cortez, Brooklyn, New York
Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th
Grasscut and Astronauts are play the Janus Sounds Music Event as part of Walthamstow festival
Ye Olde Rose & Crown 55 Hoe St E17 4SA
Tom Furse Digs Album Launch
Tom Furse Digs Album Launch Party Event page: http://on.fb.me/1SYXoR0 A night of exotic music with DJ sets from: Tom Furse (The Horrors) Ed Macfarlane (Friendly Fires Jon Tye (Lo Recordings) Free entry all night at Brilliant Corners, 20th August 2015 Signed copies of 'Digs' available on the night!
Brilliant Corners, 470 Kingsland Road, London