An evening of heavy electronics, innovative drone, ritual ambient doom and industrial music, from international pioneers of hardware and noise. Our first event at Electrowerkz in Angel.
£13 on the door
Author & Punisher
The solo project of Tristan Shone, a mechanical engineer who wandered from native Boston to California to pursue his
artistic interests. He ended up using his scientific skills to build custom musical instruments, which give added depth to the term “industrial”.
The mechanical processes that give life to the music aim to reproduce the rhythms of industrial machinery and its relationship to their human operators; a merging of the flesh and the steel.
We’ve enjoyed him at Roadburn Festival and at The Underworld Camden last year and are excited to Author & Punisher has now joined the famed court of Relapse Records, with an album due to be released this summer.
“Staggering genius in [his] ability to transform the auditory pollution of industry into music.” – Noisey/VICE
This solo visionary explores themes of religion, magick and the occult realms of consciousness, taking musical cues from the old school of ritual ambient and death industrial. Rhythmic and seething at times, oozing forward with a creeping sense of desolation, Trepaneringsritualen conjures forth bleak but mesmerising visions of the end-times.
“Delves bone-deep into the dark recesses that fuel his need to create.” – Pitchfork
A visionary vocalist, producer and composer, who weaves dark tales of the female experience under religion, the patriarchy and general cultural hatred, using superhuman screams, industrial beats and gritty lyrics.
We’ve seen her perform around various noise and electronic events in Berlin and London, most recently taking part in performance event Shears For Tears at the Tate Modern.
A harrowing, enlightening and extreme experience.
“Sensitivity and subtlety even in the more violent sections.” – Radio Free Midwich
With Towards Collapse DJs before, between and after the performances.
– After entering on the ground floor, the venue is up three flights of 10-11 steps. The steps are shallow and wide, with a railing along the walls.
– There are unisex toilets on the first floor, separated ones on the ground floor.
– There is a full bar in the upstairs venue.
– Smoking area is outside on the ground floor only.
– The Northern line is down, so check transport information below.
– The venue sometimes operates a strict ID policy for all ages, so bring ID to be sure.
– Tickets on the door will be £13 cash only. There are cash machines located beside and opposite Angel station.
The following buses stop at Angel tube station, which is one minute walk from the venue:
4, 19, 30, 38, 43, 56, 73, 205, 214, 341, 476, N19, N38, N41, N73, N205
NO NORTHERN LINE service between Hampstead / High Barnet / Mill Hill East and Charing Cross / Moorgate. Replacement buses operate near each station.
Service A: High Barnet – Totteridge & Whetstone – Woodside Park – West Finchley – Finchley Central
Service B: Finchley Central – East Finchley – Highgate – Archway – Tufnell Park – Kentish Town – Camden Town – King’s Cross St Pancras
Service D: Finchley Road (for Metropolitan and Jubilee lines) – Golders Green – Hampstead – Belsize Park – Chalk Farm – Camden Town – Mornington Crescent – Euston