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We break strings: the alternative classical scene in London
(London, Hackney Classical Press, 2014)
Interview between composer John Richards and Thom Andrews
Horn & Bells
Taking inspiration from Capsule’s artwork for the Supersonic 2015 edition. Build a three-dimensional sound-object with printed circuit board artwork, and DIY piezo flared horn that omits bursts of noise and generative ...
Nonclassical live, featuring Dirty Electronics Powder Puff and I Love You [CD]
Powder Puff (2010) for large ensemble, and pop guns filled with flour; and, I Love You (2007) for any number of Sudophones. I Love You plays on the vocal quality of the Sudophone, the sound of words and their meaning, and ...
Ribbon & Strings
A piece that explores kinetic energy and bowing. Electric current is created by pulling long ribbons to drive DC motors that power hand-held synthesisers. The string players follow similar phrases and bowing to the 'ribbon' ...
For the Anarchy and Beauty exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, London, Dirty Electronics will create a series of printed artwork circuit boards inspired by the work of William Morris. The unique etched patterns ...
Ugly Construction Booklet
Accompanying booklet to Reactor Halls E12: Ugly Weekender (Dirty Electronics), 14.2.15. Featuring work by John Richards, Alexandra Moon-Age, Natalie Kay-Thatcher, Jennifer Lucy Allan, Jim Frize, John Fass, Phillip Henderson, ...
Yoke explores the themes of physical labour and oppression, affordance, oblique instrumental strategies and the embodiment of electronic sound. The instrument consists of a copper coil wrapped around a tube containing ...
Dirty Electronics Colossus - BEAST: Pantry Sessions Hand-made Music
Take part in a large-group performance that questions our relationship with coding and sound generation. Ideas such as tangible and collective coding will be explored along with DIY electronics. A hybrid digital/analogue ...
DIY and Maker Communities in Electronic Music
(Cambridge University Press, 2017-10)
Since the late 1990s, there has been huge growth in new do-it-yourself (DIY) and maker communities, reflecting the democratisation of technology. Such practitioners have tended to reject pervasive and ubiquitous technologies ...
Dirty Electronics and Jack Featherstone come together through Artists & Engineers in the creation of a range of electronic sound modules. The work is a collection of printed circuit boards where the design is distributed ...