Another all-day event celebrating the phenomenal and diverse range of music that’s starting to grip everyone’s imaginations, this year in the industrial setting of Electrowerkz, behind Angel tube in London. Collective Wrekmeister Harmonies returns to London with more atmospheric music based on literature and personal tragedies. Joined by ambient doom project Fvnerals, now based in Belgium, and London post-metallers Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster. At Electrowerkz in Angel, London. £9 advance secret discount tickets …
Our new podcast is up! Listen in as our special guest Jo Quail reveals music from her new album Exsolve, which came out on Friday 2nd November, as well as music from her heroes. The show’s also rammed with loads of news and music about the bands we have coming up in events this next five week period, so enjoy tunes by Au-Dessus, Benen, Boss Keloid, The Fierce & The Dead, Hundred Year Old Man, Jessica Moss, Judas Priest, Kurokuma, Kylver, Leoš Janáček, Ratt, Talons and VÄLVĒ. We said we’d finish on Wasp but then changed our minds last minute, …
Another all-day event celebrating the phenomenal and diverse range of music that’s starting to grip everyone’s imaginations, this year in the industrial setting of Electrowerkz, behind Angel tube in London. TICKETS (prices include booking fees): Super earlybirds – £11 Earlybirds – £14 1st Wave – £15.99 2nd Wave – £19 3rd Wave – £22 Final Tickets – £24.99 £30 on the door Lineup: Jo Quail – cellist and composer, premiering her new band with members of Wren Sly & The Family Drone – experimental noise, forced to cancel 8 Years Of Chaos due to a horrific road accident, but fighting fit and back …
This month, Kunal was joined by Linz of Vodun, solo producer Metalogue, both of whom have gigs with Chaos Theory coming up in September, and Fluff, who’s recently collaborated with Metalogue.
In this edition, Kunal was joined by Drew and Andrea of Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster, who surprised us with an exclusive premiere of their new single “Truth Escapes”, as well as tunes by some of their influences, plus we played brand new music from some of the acts we’ve announced for the coming autumn of Chaos.
An evening of dark folk, shoegaze, contemporary classical and sprawling psychedelia at Sebright Arms in Hoxton, as the Thee Silver Mt Zion violinist joins us to perform music from her new album “Entanglement”, released via Constellation Records. £9 advance secret discounted tickets £12 on the door ————————– Jessica Moss (Canada) An artist who’s mesmerised us at a few of her concerts already. …
Vast post-rock, post-metal, drone and contemporary classical sounds in The Black Heart in London. £10 advance secret discount tickets £13 on the door ——————— Talons After the release of We All Know, their finest album to date, six-piece band Talons have been blowing audiences away this year at ArcTanGent, Portals festival and Big Scary Monsters’ Big Day Out. We now get the pleasure of getting up close and personal with this mammoth band, just …
An evening of powerful post-rock, drone, ambient, doom and dark folk from the UK and USA, at The Victoria in Dalston.
Get a taste of some of the freshest sounds from the post-rock, post-punk and math rock scenes, with three projects fusing familiar sounds in new ways at The Black Heart in Camden.
“How you ended up doing what you’re doing is to keep doing it. As an artist, that’s all there is to it.”
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.
A night of ambient music, haunting dronescapes and experimental electronics.
For our first radio show of 2018 on 199radio, Aditya Bhatt and Kunal Singhal got together in the studio to discuss why they love the music coming up at the two events to mark 8 Years Of Chaos in February.
We aired our last radio show of 2017 last Tuesday, when Dorota, Seb, Alan, Chad and Kunal squashed into the 199radio studio and played tunes by their most memorable bands from the year, plus more music from Friday’s upcoming gig and a track premiere by Archelon.
The first event of 2018 for us and part of the 8 Years Of Chaos weekend. A very special lineup for The Facemelter.
Hosts Dorota Sagui play us the music that she illustrates to and Kunal plays more fantastic music from around the world.
I played short DJ sets before each of Necro Deathmort, Bong, 11Paranoias, Ghold and Bodies On Everest played at Kamio in London for Old Empire’s event, so I put these together for you to kick back to and fondly think of precious memories of standing around the upstairs bar waiting for the next band to start.
Our gig booker Kunal tried his hand at creating a DJ set made up of ambient, drone, contemporary classical and avant garde music.
Stream the latest Chaos Theory radio show below, first broadcast on 29th August 2017 on 199radio, as Kunal goes on a wayward musical journey.
Stream the latest Chaos Theory radio show, first broadcast on 1st August 2017 on 199radio, with Chad and Kunal.
Stream the latest Chaos Theory radio show, first broadcast on 4th July 2017 on 199radio, with Alan and Kunal.
A night of dark, industrial, hardcore and experimental metal, tipping us over the edge into unfathomable grimness at The Black Heart in Camden.
A night of heavy noise, math metal, electronica, hardcore and allround incredible musicianship at The Black Heart in Camden.
A night of spleen-pulverising galactic doom, as Space Witch launch new album Arcanum.
Chad Murray spoke to Chris and Will of Flies Are Spies From Hell ahead of their headline gig at The Facemelter this Friday.
Extraordinary trio Mouse On The Keys are back from Japan, armed with fresh material from their upcoming album ‘Out Of Body’, out on 25th January via Topshelf Records, accompanied by Luxembourg-based math rockers Mutiny On The Bounty.
This month The Facemelter features some truly brilliant veterans of post-rock, drone and ambient sounds, with new and seasoned projects alike. At The Black Heart in Camden as usual.
A one-off special event with post-metal favourites Telepathy, who are launching their new album, Canadian hypnotic doom duo ZAUM, and one Holy Roar Records’ newest signings, Wren.
The first Whispers & Hurricanes of the year sees the return of two legendary multimedia performers, whose entire life together is an ongoing work of art.
Our events organiser Kunal has started having a go at making DJ sets.
Here’s his second one, featuring tracks by Jarboe & Helen Money, Muscle and Marrow, Mishaped Pearls, Kat May, Bitter Ruin, Leah Kardos, Roxanne De Bastion, Anna Von Hausswolff, Portishead, Eels and Thom Yorke.
Our week of articles about the genius artists we get to work with comes to an end with Father Murphy, possibly the most mindbending act we’ve ever worked with, before they join us tomorrow with Muscle and Marrow at New River Studios.
We continue our week of daily articles about the experimental artists performing at our events this week.
Today we focus on Muscle and Marrow, who bring their new album tour to New River Studios on Saturday, alongside Father Murphy.
Over the next few days we’ll share some news about the bands performing at New River Studios on Saturday.
We’re very glad to say that Tolerance Manoeuvre will be opening the proceedings ahead of Muscle and Marrow and Father Murphy.
The next edition of Whispers & Hurricanes is a very special one indeed, as T E Morris joins us at New River Studios for his last ever UK solo show, and simultaneously belatedly launches his final album ‘Newfoundland’.
A special event, featuring two projects from dark experimental label The Flenser from the USA and Italy. In the amazing artist community venue that is New River Studios. This will be a stimulating experience.
We take our night of weirdly wonderful new down tempo sounds to one of London’s best new artist community venues, New River Studios. This month sees artists blending electronic production, post-rock and brand new technology.
The third edition of our new regular night for fans of the down-tempo side of alternative music, with a single launch from MADAM.
We kickstart 2016 with some of the mightiest post-metal bands we’ve worked with in the past, with the launch of a brand new album from Latitudes, plus new material from Telepathy and PSOTY.
After a wonderful launch in September, our newest night is back with inspired musicians, who fuse traditional sounds with groundbreaking techniques.
More accomplished musicians have a loud argument about what ‘jazz’ even means these days.
After their mesmerising performance at Café Oto as part of our 5 Years Of Chaos celebrations in February, we can not wait to share the latest tour from Danielle de Picciotto (Crime & The City Solution) and Alexander Hacke (Einstürzende Neubauten), this time from the heights of The Hackney Attic. We also present the new solo project from Thomas Ragsdale (Ghosting Season, worriedaboutsatan). £14 advance …
We’re launching a new regular night! The first edition of Whispers & Hurricanes brings you world music, contemporary folk and neoclassical sounds.
Celebrate with these breathtaking musicians.
A special one-off show with Italian avant garde Occult duo Father Murphy touring their latest album ‘Croce’, drone, soundscape and synth pioneer Petrels performing a solo set and new project by ex-Altar Of Plagues members, KRAWWL, performing experimental ambient black metal.
We celebrate 5 years of amazing underground gigs, music and adventures, as well as immense support from all of you, with a special edition of The Facemelter. £6.60 at http://www.wegottickets.com/event/298153 £8 on the door #5YearsOfChaos ———————- Latitudes Formed in 2006, this band have played extensively to audiences spanning post-rock, doom, post-metal and prog, with numerous support and headlining shows including DesertFest and Damnation Festival. Their EP and two full-length albums ‘Agonist’ and ‘Individuation’ are out onShelsmusic and are phenomenal. At this show, their set will be heavily reliant on material from their new album, which will be released at some …