Sue Tompkins – Country Grammar

… while over the road it was like stepping back to 2004, to experience Sue’s incredible delivery of heart-jerking banalities. In a good way I mean. And Luke Fowler made a film of it.

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Oresteia: This Restless House @ the Citz

Now this is more like it. Four and a half hours of angst and bloody violence. Some of row B didn’t know where to look. Utterly jaw-dropping, kinda unbelievable was the energy of this thing. Actors must be off their trollies at times, it seems impossible to climb down from this level of commitment and…

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imomus

Here are various Momus links, mostly sleeping… imomus Click Opera Early LPs to listen to and sigh are here.

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Twilight City, 1989

Made for Channel 4, Black Audio Film Collective’s Twilight City is the absolute, no question, stand-out work at the CCA’s The Sky is Falling show. Get along, get comfy and watch it all… Trailers for three other Black Audio Film Collective works here.

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Berlin Report

Ably assisted by the students of University of Cumbria Institute of the Arts, I saw some things in Berlin. A man walking a pig, for instance. I also saw a lot of art ‘n’ that. One post only, as you’ll be familiar with the itinerary… Along with the big work by big lads, the Hamburger…

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Tony Bevan & Richard Youngs

Had my brain fried by Bevan and surprise (to me) guest Youngs yesterday at t’Hairdresser’s. Heard some noises I’ve never heard before. Ears actually flapped at one point – I was at 180 degrees to sax hole, I’m sure that’s the technical term. And now I think you can buy disposable, mic-ed up kazoos. Who…

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