Archive for July, 2009

Handmade Music Night

Friday, July 31st, 2009

Every 3rd Thursday, 7:30p to 10:30p, FREE admission

Part party, part mixer, part Science Fair, and part performance, this is an informal chance for geeksters and the geek-curious to come together, relax, and discover new sounds. The evening is a gathering of inventors of new instruments & music technology. Featuring circuit-bent toys, custom software and patches, interactive digital & visual instruments, custom electronics, electricity-powered noisemakers, DIY robots and new acoustic instruments. And it’s open to everyone from hard-core hackers & newcomers to music lovers who want to learn about the DIY music scene.

New from Handmade Music Night: Open Lab, AugustĀ 20th

6 to 10:30 p, 7:30 p Featured Guest, All night: lots of surprises, noisy, working, not working - the lot.

Our workshop is now your workshop. In addition to our regular Handmade Music science fair - sonic party series, we’re now offering open lab events during which people can bring hardware and software projects to work on. Whether you’re an absolute beginner trying out a new kit for the first time or an advanced programmer or hardware maker, it’s an open space in which you can spend several hours getting something accomplished. Get that fuzzy synth / strange noisemaker ready to make a racket at a Handmade Music event!

Bring your work and any tools or cables you may need. We’ll provide space, power, and inspiration and ideas from other like-minded DIYers, experienced and newbie alike.

Roil Album Launch

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

ROIL album launch: MEANING

Roil is a collaboration between pianist Chris Abrahams, bassist Mike
Majkowski, and drummer James Waples.

Formed in 2007, the Sydney-based trio has been developing its own
approach to jazz improvisation. ‘Meaning’ is its first release and was
recorded in one uninterrupted session in 2008.

‘Meaning’ will be launched at ‘The Sound Lounge’ (inside the Seymour Centre)

8.30pm start , Saturday August 1st.

The Sedition Series

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Thursday, 30 July, 2009
a night of exploratory music exchange at Sydney’s most unique
venue/barberhop/second-hand record store….. SEDITION
275 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst 7:30pm start