Photo Gallery and Review: Semibreve Festival 2017
One of Europe's most exciting experimental music events delivers once again.

Germany has Berlin Atonal, Italy has Terraforma, and Portugal has Semibreve. With attractive cities such as Lisbon and Porto, the country’s bubbling arts scene is increasingly becoming a destination f…

Semibreve Announces Lawrence English 'Radical Listener' Workshop
This year's edition takes place from October 27-29 in Braga, Portugal.

Ahead of this year’s edition, Semibreve has announced a Lawrence English “Radical Listener” workshop. Lawrence English is composer, media artist, and curator based in Australia. Work…

A Made Up Sound, Via App, and Lawrence English Announced for SOFT CENTRE
Soft Centre is a new art, sound, and light festival happening in a decommissioned power station in Sydney, Australia next month.

SOFT CENTRE is a new art, sound, and visual festival from Jemma Cole (VICE, insert, FBi Radio), Thorsten Hertog (OKRA, haüs of the rising sün), and Sam Whiteside (Voena). . Taking place at the Casula …

Chihei Hatakeyama 'Sad Ocean'

Tokyo sound artist and mastering engineer Chihei Hatakeyama will release his latest album, Mirage, via Lawrence English’s Room40 imprint on June 9. Recorded over the period of five years, Mirage…

Real Talk: Lawrence English
The Australian multi-disciplinary artist charts his creative path and, in doing so, questions societal issues and the need for DIY culture.

Lawrence English is an artist who deeply questions everything around him. His child-like fascination with dissecting life, from its unnerving questions to the sounds surrounding us on a daily basis, p…

Lawrence English Announces New Album; Shares Track
'Cruel Optimism' will be released in February.

Room40 label head Lawrence English has announced his latest album, Cruel Optimism. The 10-track LP will be released via Room40 on February 17 and is directly influenced by the text of the same name by…

Regis, Moritz von Oswald, and Shifted Join Berlin Atonal
Anton Zap, Willie Burns, and Samuel Kerridge are also on the just-announced club program.

Berlin Atonal has announced a third round of acts to its program, which runs from August 19 through to August 23. The third-round announcement is headed up by the opening concert world premiere of a p…

Lee Gamble, John Talabot, and Holly Herndon Join roBOt Festival
10 new artists have been added to the Bologna festival's lineup.

At the end of May, Bologna’s roBOt Festival announced the first 10 artists to perform at this year’s edition with slots going to Ben UFO, Nina Kraviz, Levon Vincent, and Squarepusher, amon…

Lawrence English Kiri No Oto

With Kiri No Oto Room40 label boss Lawrence English presents his densest ambient work to date. The somewhat stately micro-sound strains of his previous work have been infused with howling distortion, …

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