Genre-defying composer, producer and performer Anna Meredith explores the common language between musical and scientific composition in brand new work created with some of the best emerging female artists from the North East. In partnership with Generator.
8 Sound Artists with varied backgrounds will each present an existing or site specific out door Sound Installation work alongside a talk and / or a performance relating to the topics below at Cobalt Studios.
Rosie Frater-Taylor, multi-instrumentalist and aspiring songwriter and composer currently attends London’s Royal Academy of Music
Me Me Me, 2nd Birthday Party! A "CHOOSE LOVE" Charity Fundraiser for Help Refugees. Entry via a no minimum charitable on the door or via an advance ticket from Resident Advisor*
FRESH = midweek gigs presenting fresh new music and fresh homemade food (usually but not always pizza!) for £5 (but you have to buy them in advance online to be guaranteed food - otherwise we can't guesstimate numbers or try your luck on the door!)
Classically trained at music school in Manchester she quickly diversified on leaving and studied jazz whilst playing in raucous folk bands around London.
Lisette Auton is a disabled writer, spoken word performer, creative practitioner and theatre-maker.
Adrian Sherwood (born 1958 in London) is an English record producer best known for his work with dub music as well as for remixing a number of popular acts such as Coldcut, Depeche Mode, The Woodentops, Primal Scream, Pop Will Eat Itself, Sinéad O’Connor, and Skinny Puppy.
Fran Bundey is a Leeds based vocal looping musician and sound artist.
As part of Cobalt Studios 'Occupy and Make events', Cropped Up turn their youthful vision of a market to the Cobalt Backyard, putting together a DIY Market showcasing the rich and diverse talent emerging from the creative scene in the North East of England.
“Politically charged reggae that sticks two fingers up to the powers that be” Fresh on The Net, Christopher McBride
After having such a lovely time at our last event, "Easter Thursday Disco Dancing," we thought we'd do it all again only this time with none other than, Nick The Record!
FRESH = midweek gigs presenting fresh new music and fresh homemade food (usually but not always pizza!) for £5
Cutie and the Boxer is a candid New York love story about life and art that explores the chaotic 40-year marriage of renowned “boxing” painter Ushio Shinohara and his wife and artist Noriko.
Samedia Shebeen is a clubnight, travelling venue, a sound, a philosophy all rolled into one.