Our next live music outing is now only a week away. We've invited a selection electronic maestros along to Shebeen Festival, an eclectic all-dayer that ticks plenty of genre boxes across six venues, from dub reggae to folk; jazz to hip hop and blues to psychedelia.
Here, in sonic form, is what to expect on our stage, at Trof Fallowfield, in the form of a mix melded in the fires of Acrobat gadget wielder Samuel Twidale's mind:
Below is more information about all the musicians performing on the Now Then stage:
Jason Singh (AV show). Beatboxer, vocal sculptor and sound artist. The Age Of Glass. Trad sounds plugged into the digital vortex, turned up to rhythmical riot. Acrobat (AV show). The mesmeric improvisational side-project of Sam Twidale (Sun Drums/Deep Hedonia). From The Kites Of San Quentin. Twisted glitch-tronica pilfered from a sci-fi techtopia. Beatsum. Hip hop from the heads behind Manchester's Golden Egg Collective. Forged Motif. Downtempo soundscapers skilled in the subtler arts of electronic production. Torotoroka. Live electronica fused in the same smouldering effervescent vapours as Múm. $?.?? Symbolism and mystery abounds. (murmur). Remixology and sampladelica from the acclaimed university project freed into the wild. KA/VAN. FTKOSQ guitarist LSN’s prog-tronica solo project. Mind On Fire DJs. Tune selectors extraordinaire who are about to embark on their ninth year.
For more info about other stages, locations and tickets, click here.