Music Hackspace Performances Night – 23rd OCTOBER 2014-

Music Hackspace Performances Night When:  Thursday 23rd, 20.00- 23.oo h Where: TROYGANIC 132 Kingsland Road, Hoxton E2 8DP Free Entry TIMING: 8.30 – TIM YATES & SAIF BUNNI 9.15 – FINGERHUT FEAT. TERRY DAY 10.15 – ANDREW PAGE & BLANCA REGINA Curated by Blanca Regina, the evening features: TIM YATES & SAIF BUNNI An improvisation by Tim Yates and Saif Bunni. These musicians and sound and artists run ‘Acoustic Hacking‘a workshop driven... Read More

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thickear, Sound Art Collective, Thursday 6th of March

When: Thursday 6th of March 2014, 7.30pm Where: Troyganic, 132 Kingsland Road, London Who: thickear thickear is an artists’ collective comprising Geoff Howse, Jack James, Kevin Logan, and Tadeo Sendon, who explore contemporary themes through conceptual art and performance. Originally interested in working within the medium of sound, thickear have expanded their practice to include visual art and performance. Their recent work has been concerned with the ethics of data collection... Read More

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Songwriting and Music Technology: Aimée Lê, 27/02/2014

When: Thursday 27th of February 2014, 7pm Where: Troyganic Café, 132 Kingsland Road, London Who: Aimée Lê is a poet and artist of Vietnamese and American descent. She is a PhD candidate at Royal Holloway, University of London, in their practice-based programme. What: Aimée has been working on several different strands of music & performance. She was involved in hip-hop workshops in Chicago & produced her own songs using loops and diegetic sounds. She also co-leads... Read More

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The Cave of Sounds at the Barbican 19-26 August. Private view Thursday 22nd from 7pm

An early prototype of the Cave of Sounds being demoed at Music Tech Festival, May 2013.

The Cave of Sounds is an interactive sound installation created by artist in residence Tim Murray-Browne with members of the Music Hackspace. It’s the outcome of the Ensemble project, exploring what it means to hack new musical interfaces together. The work will be exhibited downstairs at the Barbican as a part of Hack the Barbican, outside the stalls entrance to the concert hall and running at the following times: Mon 19 Aug 7pm — 10pm Tue 20 Aug 3pm — 10pm Wed... Read More

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25.07.2013 concert by Jukka Hautamäki and MAX/MSP meetup

This week at Music Hackspace we have a regular MAX/MSP meetup (like every last Thursday of the month) where people share knowledge and patches made with MAX/MSP environment. When: Thursday 25th July, 7:30pm Where: Troyganic. 132 Kingsland Road – Corner of Cremer Street – London E2 8DY Before that we will have a gig by a guest from Finland – Jukka Hautamäki. Media artist Jukka Hautamäki (b. 1971), born in Oulu, lives and works in Helsinki, Finland. Hautamäki... Read More

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13.06.2013 Chris Weaver and Ed Baxter present ‘Speed of Light’

Chris Weaver and Ed Baxter from Resonance 104.4 Fm and Resonance Radio Orchestra will talk about the work ‘Speed of Light’ which was commissioned as part of Legacy Trust UK’s Community Celebrations programme, which aimed to build a lasting legacy from the UK’s hosting of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. In August 2012 Edinburgh’s Arthur’s Seat was the stage for an extraordinary public art performance. The iconic mountain was brought to life in... Read More

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Thickear, Leafcutter John + Blanca Regina and Astma Duo. Thursday 23rd May

Thickear performance with Leafcutter John, Blanca Regina and Astma Duo, 23 May 2013

Music Hackspace presents an evening of sound art and performances with Thickear, Leafcutter John + Blanca Regina and Astma Duo: 23rd May 2013 | 8pm-11pm | Troyganic Café, 132 Kingsland Road, LONDON, E2 8DY Free Entry 20:00-21:00 Thickear 21:15-21:45 Leafcutter John + Blanca Regina 22:00-23:00 ASTMA Thickear are a collective of sonic artists exploring sound through performance, technology and exhibition. Originally formed from Sound Arts M.A. alumni,  Thickear’s live... Read More

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