South London’s finest analogue synth knights of the round control console, Metamono, curate an evening of sonic entertainment to delight your ears in a Crystal Palace Overground Festival fundraising concert at Anerley Town Hall on 18 March from 19:30 to 1:30am. Tickets are just £16.50 and available from Bambino in Church Road, Crystal Palace or online at Eventbrite (small booking fee applies) here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-crystal-palace-overground-festival-presents-metamono-and-friends-tickets-21304311770
Metamono’s second album Creative Listening is now available for order at www.metamono.co.uk . They will be performing tracks from the album on the night along with other roof raising favourites. They have also specially curated a wonderful line up of support to augment your aural and dancing pleasure – Raf and O, Sculpture, Brother G and The Trouble and DJs plus amazing lighting design by Dizqo.
Garnering widespread acclaim, Raf and O [Raf Mantelli and Richard Smith (O)] are creating a buzz with exciting performances of their unique detailed avant-pop. Supporting artists such as Faust, Little Annie Bandez, they were special guests in Richard Strange’s production for William S.Burroughs centenary at Queen Elizabeth Hall and recently composed music for the theatre play That Woman’s Voice, a tribute to Jean Cocteau and The Human Voice http://rafando.co
Optomusical agglomerate, Sculpture, is Dan Hayhurst (musician) and Reuben Sutherland (visual turntablist). Live, they use computer, tape recorder, video zoetrope turntable and electronic devices to generate an unstable multisensory overload https://soundcloud.com/tapebox
Brother G and the Trouble create experimental music and sound with spoken word using piano, reel to reel tape machines, accordion, clarinet, percussion and the voice. Their compositions and improvisations are inspired by travels, surroundings and experiences in the city as well as in the shires of Cornwall and Derbyshire http://www.worldofsurprises.co.uk
Dizqo have been creating multi-visual design for many years and return to work with Metamono at Anerley after an amazing show here during the 2015 festival www.diz.co
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