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Recent jams with the homie @masonspictorial for an as-yet-unnamed project where we both play @cooperengineering instruments with pedals… sounds a bit like walking thru an industrial zone late at night or something… atmospheric machine noise vibes 🏭 #noise #machinenoise #noisemachine #handmadeinstruments #diyinstruments #mrputin #atmosphericnoise #factorynoise #drone #fxpedals #pedalboard #noisemusic #cooperengineering #australianinstituteofnoise
First act 6:30pm
Donation entry – all goes to the artists
+ ALL CATS GO TO HEAVEN
Wild blasting noisecore chaos from your extremely multi-talented homies in Diploid!
+ THE RAT CAGE
Genius instrument builder Rod Cooper frees his latest creations from the Australian Institute Of Noise laboratory!
Leaving the Gameboy & beats at home for a circuit-bent gear-abusing harsh noise face melt session!
+ MEAT LAB
Noise obsessives Robbie Avenaim & Spasmoslop genetically engineer a burger for the first time in yonks!
DISCO MULTIVERSE – NOISEMUSICSOUNDS OF THE PARALLEL UNIVERSES SINCE 2011
AT THE TOTE UPSTAIRS ALMOST EVERY MONTH!
NEXT GIG: November 18th 2018
Noise / Music / Experimental / Harsh / Weird / Grindcore / Noisecore / Hardcore / Punk / Breakcore / Electronics / Noise You Can Dance To / Non-Popular Pop / Drone / Ambient / Audio-Visual / Indescribable / etc…
If you’re interested in playing, co-organising an event, volunteering or getting involved email Nik – sfhsgrind [@] hotmail . com
Next week I’m very excited to be playing 2 sets with a bunch of my favourite sound people for one of MIUC’s 20th birthday gigs!
Tuesday 16th January 2018
Bar Open, Fitzroy
• Elizabeth Millar [CA/AU] / Craig Pedersen [CA] / Belinda Woods
• Rod Cooper / Ari Sharp / Nik Kennedy / Maz Benjamas / Kerrie Farnsworth
• Byron Scullin / Carolyn Connors
• Toecutter [NSW] / Bridget Chappell / Aloysious Falcon aka Gem Falconer
• Umbilical Tentacle / Curse Ov Dialect / Emile Zile
More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/102488467214304/
Thanks to Annalee Koernig and Ari Sharp for organising!
Some videos from YENDO BRUUC Japan Tour 2017!
ARIGATO Kiyasu, Kae, Hagamoto, Bobuo-san, Nayuto, Ove and everyone else who was involved, it was a bruuuutal tour!
My pics and videos here – – – – – http://instagram.com/spasmoslop
17/12/2016 :: MAGNET Presents
SOUND OF NOT DOING #03
Close the pod door and join us for another Drone/Ambient/Psych zone-out in the SPATIAL Studio at Magnet. Comfortable surroundings and special extended sets and collabs…
+ THE CONVOY
Latest deep-mind experiments from the Magnet laboratory
+ EHSAN GELSI
Masterful electronic wizardry
Rory Brown (contrabass/electronics) & Rod Cooper (handmade instruments) & Peter James (synths/electronics) & Nik Kennedy (vocals/synths/electronics)
+ DFFDL & SCUMWITCH
Mutual collaborative hypnosis
This instalment of MIUC features nine sonoversal shredders in three cacophonously kaleido-audic displays of uncontrived auricular conception, forging frequential realms of existence and fortuity far beyond the reach of more orthodox reverberant renderings.
We welcome kinetically-endowed electroshredder Kooni of Kyoto with some of the finest purveyors of shitcore brutality Melbourne currently has to offer, laying out the spontaneity-stained red carpet for some derangedly dense extreme noise terrificness.
Freya Shack-Arnott favours the Club with another serving of her sublime string-based sonics on a brief Melbournian junket, magnanimously introducing us to consummately gifted guzheng extemporiser Mindy Wong for some synergetic electroacoustic ecstasies.
And Muddy Lawrence, an entity the curator stumbled upon over half a decade ago via a free recycled cassette in a record store and adored immediately, which he has great pleasure in presenting for your post-punk-is-over-so-what-now anti-virtuosic convalescence.
• Kooni (Being Amazing), Yuka Mikayama (Being Fabulous), Ove-Naxx (Being Beats/Samples), Rod Cooper (Being Sounds), Nik Kennedy (Being Noise/Processing) & Brad Smith (Being Drums/A Maniac)
• Freya Schack-Arnott (Cello) & Mindy Wong (Guzheng)
• Muddy Lawrence aka Reece Prain (Electronics, Voice)
The Make It Up Club
Avant Garde Improvised Music and Sound Performance
Every Tuesday night at Bar Open, 317 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy 3065
Doors at 8:30 pm for a 9:00 pm start
WANKOSLOP played with KOONI/KOO-NEE in Kyoto earlier this year and it was HIGHLY ENTERTAINING!! He’s also playing DISCO MULTIVERSE on 16th Nov., and maybe something else… Check him out while he’s in town!