Monday, 4 September 2017

O.R.k. Tour Dates 2018

I am happy to share below the first batch of O.R.k. shows which are now confirmed for early next year, ticket links, where I have them are shown below:


10/1 Kufstein (A) - Kufstein Kulturfabrik - https://eventjet.at/ticketjet/event/8824
12/1 Lubiana (SLO) - Channel Zero 
13/1 Novo Mesto (SK) - Blue Note 
14/1 Brno (CZ) - Sono Centrum
26/1 Barcelona (ES) - Razz Matazz 3 - http://www.madnesslive.es/2017/07/o_r_k-lizzard-barcelona/


Please note there are more dates to follow, which I will add here, once I have them.

As you can see by this poster for the Spanish dates, we'll be joined on the tour by LiZzard:


For faster updates than I am usually able to post on forthcoming dates, please see the O.R.k. Facebook and Twitter pages…

Best,

Colin

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Tim Bowness - Songs from the Ghost Light



I am playing both upright and electric bass on several tracks on Tim Bowness's new release "Songs From the Ghost Light", a mixture of studio and live performances.
Available now on CD and vinyl it is, I am told, to be considered a companion release to the latest album "Lost in the Ghost Light", which was released earlier this year.

For a full track listing, audio sample and more info, please see Tim Bowness's website:

http://timbowness.co.uk/songs-from-the-ghost-light/

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Live All Stars.

Short trailer of the Gaudi All Stars Orchestra filmed at the "Magnetic" album launch gig in London:



Yours truly on bass, with Pippo De Palma on Guitar, Nikolaj Bjerre on Drums, and of course Gaudi on synth, keys, theremin, and live dub manipulations.

Ozora was a lot of fun:



We'll be at Psi-fy in Holland next week…..


Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Upcoming Live Dates

Over the coming summer I'll be playing live with Gaudi, Sdang! and Tim Bowness, at different times, below all confirmed dates with links for FB events where I have them:

With Gaudi All Stars Orchestra:





June 16th  - The Borderline ( "Magnetic" Album Launch)


July 31st Ozora Festival, Hungary

August 16th Psy-Fi Festival, Netherlands

…see previous blog post here

With S'Dang!

July 7th  Let's go summer fest - Gattorna (Ge) Italy

July 8th Indigest festival - Castel San Pietro Terme (Bo) Italy

July 28th Solarrock - Solarolo (Ra) Italy

August 20th Caga fest - Itri (Lt) Italy

August 21st Tirabusciò - Soveria Mannelli (Cz) Italy

September 10 Reasonanz - Loreto (An) Italy
https://www.facebook.com/ac.reasonanz/

…short trailer  can be found here

With Tim Bowness:

September 30th - 7th Wave Festival of Electronic Music, Birmingham UK






Monday, 8 May 2017

Live with Gaudi


I've contributed bass to some of the tracks on his forthcoming album so it makes total sense to be joining Gaudi for some dates in support of his forthcoming album "Magnetic"
set for release on Rarenoise on June 16th.
The live band will be a four piece and also include Pippo De Palma (Loungedelic) on guitar and Nikolaj Bjerre on drums.
I've been working through the material in preparation and it's a heady mix of psychedelia, dub, krautrock and atmospherics, it's sure to be a great experience for band and audience alike…..looking forward to it!

First up is the Borderline in London, please click here for ticket information.


Wednesday, 26 April 2017

O.R.k. - I'm Afraid of Americans


We are happy to present our tribute to one of the greats, with a song that recent events have given a new and chilling resonance.

Macho Posturing, Nepotism, Divisive Messages, Growing Authoritarianism, the Exploitation of Fear, Marginalization of Minorities, Denial of Science, Mocking of the Disabled, a Government of Billionaires, and most worrying of all, Nuclear Sabre Rattling......we're not just afraid of Americans, we are afraid for Americans....



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