2014
27 Nov 2014
FM Book Launch PERFORMANCE
Banquet (with Blanca Regina)


The audio-visual live performance Banquet, with Blanca Regina, will be staged in an updated version at the launch event of Gregorio Fontén's new poetry book FM at Bolívar Hall in London.
FM Book Launch
Bolívar Hall, London, UK
15 – 23 Nov 2014
Being Human Festival SCREENING
D-Fuse: Report on Conscientious Objectors


The D-Fuse video Report on Conscientious Objectors is being screened at the School of Advanced Study as part of the Being Human Festival. The video has been commissioned by Salt Road as part of the Hacking the Archives project. The video has been made from photographs and text documents from the UK's Ministry of Information, which was active during World War II and which, among other things, gathered intelligence on conscientious objectors to the war.
Being Human Festival
School of Advanced Study, London, UK
13 Aug 2014
Psyché Tropes RELEASE
Austerity Rockers


The track Austerity Rockers has been released on the Psyché Tropes triple 180g vinyl compilation HFF Vol. 1, alongside work by Sculpture, Scanner, Spatial, Sally Golding, Tom White and Mark Peter Wright. Each release comes with a 12 inch colour 16mm print with optical soundtrack. Extracts are here, with a video preview here. The album can be bought here.
Psyché Tropes Records
London
25 – 28 Jun 2014
Greenpeace EXHIBITION
D-Fuse: Small Global - Extreme Energy


D-Fuse have been invited by Greenpeace to exhibit the Small Global - Extreme Energy interactive installation at Glastonbury Festival this year. Small Global - Extreme Energy will be the main piece screened daily in Greenpeace’s CliMAX Dome ‘where seeing is believing,’ and around which Greenpeace volunteers will be at hand to give visitors more information on fracking and climate change. The piece will be shown Wed 25th - Sat 28th from 2-5pm. On Sat 28th there will also be a special projection of Small Global - Extreme Energy and related D-Fuse works onto the outer side of the dome from 11:30pm - 1am.
Greenpeace CliMAX Dome
Glastonbury Festival, UK
30 Apr 2014
Composers Edition SCORE
Dark Pool


The score for Dark Pool has been published by Composers Edition. Dark Pool is a vocal composition that flows across the terrains of neoliberal and libidinal economies. The piece has been commissioned by Sound and Music as part of the Portfolio programme. The score can be viewed and purchased here.
Composers Edition
24 Apr 2014
A Night of Audiovisual Performance Art PERFORMANCE
Banquet


A newly reworked version of the audiovisual live performance Banquet, created with Blanca Regina, will be shown at A Night of Audiovisual Performance Art at The Horse Hospital in London. Banquet deals with different cultural and socioeconomic aspects of food. The evening has been curated by Maike Zimmermann and also features performances by Iris Garrelfs and Maike Zimmermann with Andrew Page.
A Night of Audiovisual Performance Art
The Horse Hospital, London, UK
11 Apr 2014
Quayola - Sounds from Strata Series RELEASE
Quayola - Sounds from Strata Series


A number of soundtracks for a series of Quayola installations have been released on double vinyl by NLS Records. The release also features work by Plaid, Mira Calix and Autobam. It can be purchased at Bleep and Boomkat.
NLS Records
London/Hong Kong
20 Mar 2014
A Night of Site-related Sounds PERFORMANCE
The Naked City


The Naked City, a sound performance hewn together from field recordings from cities across the world, and inspired by Guy Debord's eponymous collage and William Burroughs' delirious depictions of the City of Interzone, will be part of A Night of Site-related Sounds presented by Sprawl and Strange Umbrellas at Troyganic in London. The evening also features performances by Murmer and Steve Beresford, Blanca Regina and Jack Goldstein.
A Night of Site-related Sounds
Troyganic, London, UK
2 Mar 2014
Wet Sounds PERFORMANCE
Dark Pool


The new composition Dark Pool, for voice and swimming pool, will premiere as part of Wet Sounds at Ironmonger Row Baths in London on 2nd March. Dark Pool derives its name from the specialist language of financial markets, where a dark pool is a trading network in which deals are made without pre-trade price offers being visible to any participants. The piece has been commissioned by Sound and Music as part of the Portfolio programme.
Wet Sounds
Ironmonger Row Baths, London, UK
31 Jan 2014
Punto y Raja PERFORMANCE
D-Fuse + Labmeta: Tektōn


Tektōn, a collaboration between D-Fuse and Labmeta, will be performed at the Punto y Raja Festival at HARPA in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Punto y Raja Festival
HARPA, Reykjavik, Iceland
2013
18 Dec 2013
Cafe Oto CURATION / PERFORMANCE
AnXious Xmas


Anxious Xmas is an irreverent celebration of all things vexatious about the build-up to the most wonderful time of the year. Performances ranging from meditative to humorous to cathartic will provide a valve to release tensions, and a tonic to soothe stressed souls. Featuring a trio of Blanca Regina, Sharon Gal (vocals) and Steve Beresford (piano), Mundus Inversus, Gregor Riddell and Rob Lewis, The Conspirators of Pleasure, and The Material Studies Group.
Cafe Oto
London, UK
24 Nov 2013
Seeing Sound PERFORMANCE
Disruptive Technologies Feeding You


The first ever Disruptive Technologies performance will take place at the Seeing Sound symposium at Bath Spa University, Bath, UK, premiering the new piece Feeding You. Feeding You creates a feedback loop in the image machine that operates on the body’s affective responses in order to increase the profit of capital. Its source material is the audio-visual language of branding and advertising of global corporations. Disruptive Technologies (DI$T€©) are Matthias Kispert (audio) and Max Hattler (video).
Seeing Sound Symposium
Bath Spa University, Bath, UK
8 Nov – 14 Dec 2013
Noise and Whispers EXHIBITION
Material Residues 1


A video of documentation from previous Material Studies workshops and interventions, titled Material Residues 1 will be shown as part of the Noise and Whispers exhibition at GV Art in London. A limited edition of 20 DVDs are available for sale.
Noise and Whispers
GV Art, London, UK
25 Oct – 2 Nov 2013
Screen City SCREENING
D-Fuse: Secured by Design


The D-Fuse video Secured by Design is screening at Screen City in Stavanger, Norway.
Screen City
Stavanger, Norway