Steve Reich & Bill Morrison in conversation @ Metal, Edge Hill
Hosted by Southbank Centre’s director of music Gillian Moore. 6pm http://www.metalculture.com/
Solem Quartet @ Victoria Gallery & Museum, Brownlow Hill 1pm. Stravinsky and Beethoven.
Different Trains Live @ Metal, Edge Hill, 7pm
Performed by London Contemporary Orchestra, with film accompaniment by Bill Morrison.
Robin Richards (Dutch Uncles) @ HOME, Manchester.8.30pm
Performing Score to documentary film and the Chernobyl distaster called Birdsong: Stories from Pripyat. Listened to Liquidators.
Upitup at Drop the Dumbulls 8pm: Team Doyobi/Cygnus/VHS Head/S>>D/The Wyrding Module
A night of Experimental uplifting Techno/AV/ Acid/Electro with artists from the following labels: Icasea, Skam, CPU Records and Upitup.
Team Doyobi pioneered the use of obsolete computers (commodore amiga) to create music.
Musicians against Homelessness @ DISTRICT 7pm
Organised by Alan McGee to raise money for Crisis
ACTS: Oran Son, Youth Hostel, weekend wars, Alias Kid and more
Liverpool Irish Festival 11th-23rd October
Monday 12th – Al Scorch @ Caledonia Pub. Young anarchic banjo wielding songwriter from Chicago on tour. Also with Jess McIntosh, a folk violinist from Chicago, who also has a refreshingly punky slant on the bluegrass music. 9pm?
Tuesday 13th – Punk and hardcore at Next to nowhere, 96 Bold Street. 6.30pm
SVFFER (Hamburg), COFFIN (Australia), Tout Suite (Manchester), The Mighty Bossmags (Warrington), and Leavers (Lpool)
Tuesday 13th – Gem Andrews Band/Rhona Dalling@ Jupiter’s Bar, Hackins Hey, Nr Moorfields Stn.
Alt – country, with album 'Vancouver' released on Market Square Records
Thursday 15th – Immix Ensemble present Invisible Trains & other works @ Metal @ Edge Hill Station 7.30pm
Site specific work with words by Jeff Young and Music by Paul McGhee (Widnes), which draws upon upon the history of the station, which is the oldest passenger railways station in the world.
(Also, different trains by Steve Reich with Bill Morrison on thurs 29th)
Thursday 15th – The Swarm/Vice Moth/Fool Size Theatre and more @ The Car Park Space 7.30pm
An opera and sound project about honey bee swarms forced to find a new home, encountering a deadly extractor fan, a thunder storm, and a fierce debate over two potential sites to build a hive. Expect a 9 voice choir, field recordings, and well researched themes
Friday 16th – Uperitive with Global Goon/Mark Forshaw/Doughnut Burger/Buddha @ The Kazimier Garden 5pm
Upitup records event featuring their favourite djs and Italian Veggie Vegan buffet. Think uplifting acid techno.
Sat 24th – Fusion at the Zanzibar from 12.30pm Youth event (young acts)
The Undecided, Rebellion, Katie May Collins, Lucy Eldoy, Sarah Prescott and the Karios
Wednesday 7th – TIME: The Incredible Mindset Ensemble @ The Bluecaot
Mark Jones and crew return with new minimalist jazz compositions
Thursday 8th – After the Flood Trio @ Everyman Bistro
Neil Campbell, Roger Gardiner (Dead Poppies), Marty Zeb (Zeb)
Thursday - Nick Cave film event – One More Time with Feeling. A film that is centred around the bands performance of the album and Nick Cave’s ruminations set against a tragic backdrop. The Skeleton Tree is released immediately after. 9pm
Friday 9th – Jarvis Cocker: 20 Golden Greats – exhibition at the Gallery Liverpool 6pm
Exhibition of his paintings
Saturday 10th – Sweet Deals on Surgery/Unstoppable Sweeties Show/Salt The Snail @ The Pilgrim 8pm
Antipop records show – prog, punk psych and poetry.
Electronic Voice Phenomena sessions @ The Bluecoat 22nd September
Night of hauntology, spoken word, glitch art and music inspired by contemporary voic e.
Perera Elsewhere – Berlin based doom folk artist using voice, electronics and motion sensors
Kepla – granular synthesis artist
Antosh Wojcik – explores memory loss through spoken glitches and live percussion
KRS-One @ Arts Club, Thurs 22nd Sept
Oct 5th – Ensemble 10/10: 23 Songs of a mad woman @ music room
19th Oct – Scott Fagan @ music room – acoustic psych
Nov 30th - Modou Toure & Romon Goose @ Music Room – West African blues project