Bang the Bore & BEEF present RYU HANKIL MAKOTO OSHIRO STEPHEN CORNFORD 8pm, Thursday 16th February 2017 The Brunswick Club, 15-16 York Street, Brunswick Square, Bristol, BS2 8NX £7 – no one turned away for lack of funds Hankil Ryu is a musician from Seoul, born in 1975. He is interested in finding an alternative […]
Two new albums have just been released on Every Contact Leaves a Trace. Pictured left to right: TWELVE TAPES | the Bang the Bore Collective’s composition for car parks, cassettes and sine waves, featuring recordings made by Seth Cooke, Robbie Judkins, Declan Kelly, Keith de Mendonca & Andrew Page. DROWNING ELECTRET – Simon Whetham at […]
Bang the Bore is proud to present the inaugural release from its download label – The Night Must Fall by After the Rain. The band are also offering this release on CD, for which they are handling distribution direct. Both disc and download are available below, or via our Releases page. After The Rain was […]
Erstwhile Records has just announced that their latest two releases are available for pre-order – detour, by Toshiya Tsunoda and Manfred Werder; and Objets Infernaux by Hong Chulki and Ryu Hankil (the first of these, detour, is one of my most anticipated records of 2014). Physical editions will be available in late March, but pre-orders […]
Inspired, in part, by Pete Coward’s soft badgering in our BtB feature, radio free midwich’s Rob Hayler has finally begun the mammoth task of digitising and uploading the entire oTo archive of fifty cassette releases. Thirty-seven are already online for streaming and/or download, the rest should follow shortly.
In this first instalment of Bang the Bore’s Interviews With Composers series, we spoke to Sarah Hughes about (can never exceed unity), an instantiation of which appeared on Suppedaneum’s superb 2013 release Accidents of Matter or of Space.
Bang the Bore – a loose collective of occasionally likeminded individuals involved in creating, organising and promoting experimental and improvised music – is five years old in 2014. As part of our anniversary celebrations we’re extending an open invitation to field recordists, musicians and any other potentially interested parties to contribute to our collaborative composition […]
TARAB CUTS | JOHN BUTCHER & MARK SANDERS Friday 21 February 2014 | 18:00 – 19:00 £5 (or part of Friday evening pass) → Book Tarab Cuts is a new concert-length work by John Butcher working with Mark Sanders, combining composition and improvisation layered over 78rpm archival recordings of traditional Sufi music. John Butcher – […]
lll人 | PAUL ABBOTT | SEYMOUR WRIGHT | DAICHI YOSHIKAWA DOMINIC LASH | ALEX WARD SETH COOKE | CLIVE HENRY | KEVIN SANDERS Café Kino| 108 Stokes Croft | Bristol | BS1 3RU Saturday 1st March 2014 | £5 lll人 is Paul Abbott (drums), Seymour Wright (saxophone) and Daichi Yoshikawa (electronics) – “A fiercely textural, […]
Every Contact Leaves a Trace is a new CDr label launching Monday 20th January 2014. There are four initial releases available for purchase, stream and download – a process edit of field recordings made inside 20th Century Fox’s 1965 film The Sound of Music, by Henry Collins; a reworking of concert performances by Dominic Lash […]