As these are archives be warned that missing images and broken links abound!
20/12/06 – Ill FM downloads | Live reminders
Sets from our Ill FM birthday broadcast are available for download here. Stay tuned for the 320KBP versions soon…
Zeropointenergy live @ The Foundry, corner of Great Eastern Street and Old Street, London. This Friday 22 December, more info here. Read a review of his Brighton gig here.
Machinochrist live @ NFA Fuck Xmas, London, this Friday 22 December. Details here.
Phuq live @ Love Love X-Core Disko in Colchester on Christmas Eve – here for more info.
11/12/06 – Zeropointenergy live | Phuq live | Machinochrist live | Stitch YouTube
Zeropointenergy plays out on 13 December at the New Cross Inn, New Cross, London (with films/ sonic arts/ bands), and 22 December @ The Foundry, corner of Great Eastern Street and Old Street, London. More info here.
Phuq will be playing at the Love Love X-Core-Mas Disko in Colchester on Christmas Eve – here for more info.
Machinochrist will be at the Fuck Xmas Squat Party on Friday 22 December – hush hush invite only! check here.
Stitch now has a YouTube page – check it here.
25/11/06 – Thanks to Ill FM
Elaborate bigups to Ill FM for letting us back into the studio for our first birthday show – we all remained standing at the end this one, so we’ll count that as a success…
22/11/06 – Birthday show | Anxt! live | Zeropointenergy and Flangemagnus live | Hue Jah Fink? and Randomoidz live
We’re well up for our first birthday shenanigans on Ill FM tomorrow night: Stitch (live set), Lastboss (live set), Phuq (live set), Intonamori (mix) and tunes from the rest of the crew. 20.00-00.00 (GMT) / 23/11/06. Check Ill FM on the night for links to stream…
25 November 2006 – Anxt! live @ Abacus vs. Disjunkt party – info here.
2 December 2006 – Zeropointenergy and Flangemagnus @ Noise=Noise – London – flyer here.
9 December 2006 – Hue Jah Fink? and Randomoidz @ Bashout – Bristol – here for more info…
12/11/06 – Phuq and Zeropointenergy on ‘Love-Core Volume 1’
One Phuq track and one Zeropointenergy track feature on the new ‘Love-Core Volume 1’ compilation on Love Love Recordings. here for details…
31/10/06 – Intonamori freebie | ‘MPFree #1’ compilation | Lastboss freebie | Texts up | Noise=Noise (Ipswich) cancelled
Intonamori’s wicked new ‘Ear Weevils 1’ MPFree EP is available, more info here.
MPFree #1 compilation is finally ready! 12 varied tracks from Acid Burp, Cleggfu, Dixie Scumbag, FZV, Hekula, Intonamori, Lastboss, Phuq, Stitch, T’M’N and Zeropointenergy. More info/ download here.
The first release for our new MP3-only sublabel Elfkore, is Lastboss – ‘Gruey Costa / Britney Spiros – there can be only one’. More info/ download from here.
Zeropointenergy’s essay on his Movement and Gesture Interface is now up here, and an interview is up here.
The Noise=Noise event set for Saturday the 4th has now been CANCELLED due to the venue closing down! You can still hear Phuq and Stitch live w/ Lastboss and DJ Richard Hillman on Ill FM, Thursday 23 November though – here on the night for stream.
19/09/06 – Zeropointenergy live | Bad Sekta live shows and Ill FM
Zeropointenergy is playing a number of live dates:
Friday 22 September/ 8pm+ /expect left field electronica, free improvisation, noise and sound installations. In addition to two rooms programmed by The Gluerooms and Mavryx. £3 (as part of the collision festival, Peckham, 21–23 September – more info here).
Thursday 5 October/ 8pm/ Leech Woman, Zan Lyons and Zeropointenergy. £5 (£4 concessions), Arts Centre, Colchester, Essex. More info here.
Tuesday 17th October/ 8pm and / PITA VS Z’ev and Zeropointenergy. £5 (£4 concessions), Arts Centre, Colchester, Essex. More info here.
Bad Sekta and others live at Noise=Noise – 04/11/06
Breakcore/ gabba/ noise/ mashup/ wonk/ dubstep etc. Live and DJ sets from: Zeropointenergy, Phuq, Stitch and Shortfacedbear (AV set), + six other acts. Drum and Monkey, Princes Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, Saturday 04/11/06/ 7pm-1am/ Free entry.
Thursday 23 November/ 8pm-12pm – Bad Sekta live on Ill FM. Back with some more random chaos (although hopefully a bit more toned-down than last time!) Stitch, Lastboss, Phuq, DJ Richard Hillman (TBC – Visit illfm.net on the night for links to stream).
30/08/06 – New downloads | Stuff
As we’re still waiting for a broadcast date for the Wiretrip show, here’s the Lastboss and Phuq live sets from the show for download – don’t tell the radio station!
Here’s the Stitch set from the Shebaka show also (a sneak preview of a 6-hour Bad Sekta broadcast – coming soon).
Finally, we’ve made some major changes to a lot of the site architecture – let us know what doesn’t work?!
14/08/06 – Site update | Wiretrip radio show
The site’s gradually getting more useable (we hope?!) – product page here and loads more links added. Wow!
We’re also waiting for a date for the broadcast of the Bad Sekta on the Wiretrip (US radio), so keep in touch…
18/07/06 – Shortfacedbear DVD
Yo! Having fun? Shortfacedbear – ‘Value EP’ is finally available – 6 vidz on 1 DVD for a fiver (+ only 123 copies) – contact us if you want one…
09/07/06 – Temporary site | Lastboss CD | Shortfacedbear Zurich | FZV 12’ | On the airwaves
Hey! Enjoying your summer? We’ve been a bit shady over the last few months, so please accept our futile apologies and check this wonderful temporary site…
Lastboss – ‘Nishizono Shinji’ CD (see last post) is available now, 123 copies/ £5
Shortfacedbear short films showing as part of a film festival in Zurich (Switzerland) tonight, 9pm+. Click here for details…
FZV – ‘Assimilator’ 12’ available on Rag & Bone 17th July – ‘brutal industrial break-step and moody filmic soundscapes’ and a wicked remix by Blackmass Plastics. What else can we say but buy it!
Currently working hard on a 2-hour broadcast for American radio and a 6(?) hour show for Austrian radio – these will feature Acid Burp, Dixie Scumbag, Lastboss, Phuq, Shortfacedbear and Stitch live, plus a selection of our fave tracks from the rest of the crew. More info soon.
Below is the news archive for boring peeps – all the links are fucked so don’t complain – PayPal account soon also (when it stops fucking us around).
07/06/06 – General apologies | Bad Sekta live sets | Imminent releases
First, apologies for our slackness over the last month or so – a fucked ‘net connection, relocation and general skintness have all played a part! please bear with us, as we’re working on loads of projects and our new improved webshite…
Thanks muchly to the Ill FM crew for playing host to Phuq and Stitch last month in the Bad Sekta night (probably the most shambolic/ k’d up show in the history of radio!). check Ill FM for downloads of that, plus slightly older sets from FZV and Zeropointenergy and a host of other downloads from some rather excellent peeps too…
Imminent releases (i.e. next few months) are Lastboss – ‘Nishizono Shinji’ (45-minute Audiomulch chaos CD) and Shortfacedbear DVD (rescued from the brink of hard-disk meltdown). More as it happens!
04/04/06 – Stitch, FZV and Hue Jah Fink? live | Stitch and Phuq on Ill FM
Stitch, FZV and Hue Jah Fink? will be playing at No Fixed Abode, Saturday 13 May – here for details.
Stitch and Phuq are live on Ill FM, Thursday 18 May – here for details.
23/04/06 – New downloads | Stitch, FZV and Hue Jah Fink? live
New downloads from Cleggfu, The Fatman, Hue Jah Fink?, K’tulu, Tapebox and Wave Chaser are finally uploaded.
Stitch, FZV and Hue Jah Fink? will be playing at No Fixed Abode, Saturday 13 May – here for details.
14/04/06 – Cleggfu EP available | S O T CD soon | Hue Jah Fink? live
New Cleggfu EP is available now – ‘Teeth’. It’s one of our mega-limited CDRs, so contact us now if you want one…
S O T’s long-awaited (by us at least!) CD ‘Nishizono Shinji’, Audiomulch’d to within an inch of its life, is nearly ready, so: KEEP WATCHING THE SKIES!
Hue Jah Fink? is but one of many fantabulous creatures playing TONIGHT at No Fixed Abode (including Peace Off crew) in London – here for info.
01/04/06 – ‘Various Autists 2’ on C8 | Live stuff | Cleggfu EP | New autists | Apologies
Thanks muchly to C8.com, who are now hosting MP3s of ‘Various Autists 2’ – should be some vidz up there soon also…
Hue Jah Fink? will be playing the next No Fixed Abode (with a host of other wicked peeps, including Peace Off crew) in London, 14 April – here for info.
Tapebox, one of our new recruits, will perform a live set and a DJ set at some type of electronics festival at Club Camouflage in Cologne, April 27. Here for details.
Cleggfu will be releasing a weird and wonderful EP very shortly, entitled ‘Teeth’. It’s one of our mega-limited CD things, so watch this space…
All new autist’s stuff should be up within the week – welcome Acid Burp/ Dixie Scumbag/ Hue Jah Fink?/ K’tulu/ Tapebox/ Wave Chaser/ Zeropointenergy – check them out!
We’d also like to apologise for our recent slackness – this is partially due to multiple memory failure and reflects the random states of flux our lives are in right now, so bear with us…
04/03/06 – Sorry for lies | Release updates | FZV live and MP3s | Live stuff soon
Apologies for last post – uploaded news but not tracks! New Stitch tracks are now actually up for download.
Right, next releases (supersedes previous!):
‘Crunchy Knaebot Remixes’ is still being prepared by our sonic alchemists – due < 06/06.
S O T is preparing a live Audiomulch CD for us too, ‘Nishizono Shinji’ – due < 05/06.
Shortfacedbear may have salvaged an NTSC version of his DVD (from the ruins of his smoking hard-drive!), so we’ll have that out asap to try and raise him some funds – dig deep friendly peeps!
FZV is playing @ No Fixed Abode, Saturday 11 March (inna secret London venue) along with K’tulu and loads more phatty peeps – invite only, so get sorted by emailing. FZV’s set from the first night is here.
Last but not least, we’re working on some live projects – hopefully a few nights in Colchester and Northampton over the next few months, and we’re in the process of sorting a stage for a 5000-capacity weirdy festival in Suffolk, which’ll be early September. more as we realise…
18/02/06 – New Stitch tracks and that
The beauty that is Stitch has supplied us with a whole load of new tracks – the magnum opus ‘A Pepper Army Sound Witch’ – check downloads section for Illumination. Some of his new vidz up soon too…
16/02/06 – Aargh! Melty broken crap | S O T Audiomulch CD | Welcome new autists
Serious danger bizness at Bad Sekta HQ – our main computer doesn’t want to load bios and Shortfacedbear’s smashed his hard-drive up real bad – fuck knows what’s going on with his DVD now? Always backup kiddies!
Due to all the drama, next releases will now be ‘Crunchy Knaebot Remixes’ and some kind of S O T Audiomulch live thing – keep you posted…
On a much happier note, welcome to new artists Acid Burp, Dixie Scumbag, Hue Jah Fink?, K’tulu, Wave Chaser and Zeropointenergy – new tracks and vidz up as soon as we get a chance to do a serious update/ rebuild!
01/02/06 – Final FZV reminder
This is your final reminder: FZV will be live, direct and in full effect, this Friday (3 February) at No Fixed Abode in London – details here.
27/01/06 – Welcome
Keep an eye out for a few more new members of our galactic alliance in the near future – they’re rather snazzy and full of vigour!
23/01/06 – ‘Crunchy Knaebot Remixes’ | Shortfacedbear DVD | FZV live reminder
Next release will be ‘Crunchy Knaebot Remixes’, featuring mixes by Phuq, Hekula, danger Russ, Cleggfu, S O T, Mikaywalp, Androne, Shortfacedbear, and Binaural Beats. Should be rather nice and will be available soon…
Shortfacedbear limited DVD thing imminent also – should be spesh nice, with loads of videos, tracks and g/odd knows what else? Keep watching the skies!
Reminder: FZV is playing live at No Fixed Abode in London, 3 February – details here – everyone should go.
03/01/06 – Happy New Year | In the pipeline | FZV live | Hue Jah Fink? apology
First, happy New Year to you/ from us – hope 2006 brings you all joy and suchlike! All it’s brought us so far is come-downs.
We’ve a lot planned for this year, including a massive webbysite overhaul, some live stuff (once we pull our fingers out a bit), loads of muzak and a DVD – presuming all goes to plan (hmm). More details to follow.
FZV is playing live at the first No Fixed Abode night in London-town, 3 February 2006 – details here.
Finally, profuse apologies to Hue Jah Fink? – apparently some of the Stitch ZIP file we have up is actually stuff written in collaboration – sorry! We’ll get that sorted asap…