Caught by the River at Branchage Festival 2014

26 August 2014 // Events //Islands

We’ll be seeing out the festival season in style with an anticipated trip to the island of Jersey for arts extravaganza Branchage. Curating two very special Caught by the River events over two days from Friday September 26th, we bring with us a whole host of our regular contributors, guests and like-minded enthusiasts.

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H is for Hawk: in Hampstead

26 August 2014 // Books

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London’s Lost Worlds of Sound

25 August 2014 // Events

Tomorrow night: An evening presented by Ian Rawes of the London Sound Survey … Featuring rarely-heard and never-heard recordings of the city’s life from the 1950s back to the late 1880s. These sounds, captured by broadcasters and amateurs alike, bring to life a rowdy, vocal London filled with vigour and eccentricity. Lavender sellers and fortune […]

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The Mobile Museum

25 August 2014 // Miscellany

A few years back, I ended up owning a twenty-two foot long Welsh mobile library van. The van – purchased soon after it had been retired after ten years hard service in the Valleys – provided the moveable stage for Roam, an art project I’d conceived that had won the Create Art Award. It’s remit […]

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Chris Watson On Your Mobile

24 August 2014 // Chris Watson Watch

Next month sees the release of a unique Chris Watson app for both Android and iPhones. A hook up with Brighton based arts collective the Nimbus Group, the app borrows their name and and promises to condense the sound of the outside world into your beloved handset. According to FACT magazine, the app “contains a […]

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