Feb 2020 – 700th broadcast of framework radio. An hour of sublime field recording heaven. My voice is featured in the intro, and my track ‘Luthier Levitate’ from Ergot in the Wine is in the main mix. Thank you Patrick!!
Frid 10th Jan 2020 – My track ‘Stiffkey’ was featured on ‘Unclassified’ on BBC Radio 3
hosted by Elizabeth Alker. Thanks Elizabeth!! Listen again on the BBC Sounds App: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000d1ns
Frid 3rd Jan 2020 – ‘Into the Howl’ from my 2nd album ‘Ergot in the Wine’ was selected for this super-cool mixcloud playlist:
Frid 22nd Nov- Performed at Vocalis @ Beaconsfield Contemporary Art Gallery near Waterloo, which comprised 3 structured improvisations on electric violin, with a backdrop of experimental video. Thanks to Naomi, David Crawforth and the rest of the crew for a super-cool evening, and to the lovely audience for such great feedback. Also thanks to J.Gagen for expert VJ-ing and other assistance, and to Rosalie Pearce Bell for dancing in the Bargehouse (subject of 3rd film).
Thurs 7th Nov 2019 – Played a live a set at Vanishing Point @ The Ivy House [Nunhead, SE London]. Super venue, great audience, and a really well managed event – thanks Neil March and Hugh the sound guy!
26-28 Sept 2019: ArchaeaBot installation by Anna Dumitriu and Alex May at Ugly Duck in Bermondsey. I was both the collaborating scientist and sound artist on this project, creating the soundtrack for this post-apocalyptic manifestation of an ancient acid/heat loving microbe.
1st Sept 2019 – Performed at Noiseberg in Berlin (Oppelner Straße 12) which was mega-cool. Sold some CDs too!! Super-friendly promoter.
11th Aug 2019 – performed at DIY space for London, alonside Folkcore and British Nightmare. Lovely venue, helpful promoter and sound man.
1st July 2019 – Metal Water Wood (from my recent CAMP residency), Incision and Stiffkey (from my new album Ergot in the Wine) played on framework radio – the show specialising in field recordings and tracks made using field recordings – broadcast on London’s art radio station Resonance FM and Resonace EXTRA. Listen again here.
21st June 2019 – Oscillations, a solstice event at Iklectik. Debut outing with Rosa Lynch Northover on Marimba and contemporary dancer Rosalie Pearce Bell, with a backdrop of experimental film projection. Watch footage of ‘Contact Physique’ here.
10th June 2019 – Quantum Deep from my new album Ergot in the Wine broadcast on the ‘In Memory of John Peel’ radio show – thanks Zaphod Mann.
4th June 2019 – ‘Luthier Levitate’ from ‘Ergot in the Wine’ was broadcast on WMFU in New Jersey – awesome :-))
22nd May 2019 – ‘Wild River’ from my 2nd album ‘Ergot in the Wine‘ broadcast on BBC Radio 3’s Late Junction.
15-19th May 2019 – attended the CAMP residency Modern Composition with Gavin Bryars in the French Pyrenees. A truly sublime experience located in an old village house, around 1200m high in the awesome snow-capped tree-lined mountains. I composed a piece called ‘Metal Water Wood’ by tapping and bowing found objects in the garden and outbuildings, and combining them with field recordings from the mountain stream and l’Eglise. Recorded using a combo of contact, hydrophone and condenser mics.
20th May 2019 – broadcast of Dronata on Radiophrenia Glasgow. Dronata is a 1hr drone composition constructed using bowed electric bass guitar and detuned electric violin.
4th May2019 – Performed on vocals, violin, laptop at the Electronic Open Mic @ Jazzlive At The CRYPT, St. Giles Church in Camberwell, SE London. Packed out venue with enthusiastic audience!! https://www.facebook.com/events/252874285650685/
22nd Jan 2019 – Live set for NoizeMaschin!! #22 at the Amersham Arms in New Cross – with experimental video backdrop. Set list was Bare Feet, Moment, Contact Physique and Wild River. Live footage (filmed by Paul Simpson) available now on YouTube.
15th Jan 2019 – I was tickled pink when BBC Music Introducing chose Kassia Flux as one of the ‘Ones to watch‘ :-))
7th Jan 2019 – rough rehearsal version of one of my new songs ‘Wild River’ included in a Rusted Tone Recordings Sampler. The final version of Wild River will eventually be released as a (yet un-named) cassette tape on the Linear Obsessional label.
27th Oct 2018 – Dronica #8 – I performed a solo set at this super-cool indoor festival, which was located in the beautiful Old Church at Stoke Newington, North London. A video snippet can be watched here on fb, and an audio recording of the whole gig can be heard here on mixcloud
20th Oct 2018 – review of ‘I Hear You’ by The Sound Projector …”like waking up from a strangely compelling dream”
31st Sept 2018 – APT LIVE 2018 – performance installation ‘Spirit of the Mime, Spirit of the Gift’ (after Taussig) using manipulated field sounds interlaced with improvised vocal mimicry, with improvised dance performed by Rosalie Pearce Bell and video backdrop.
28th Sept 2018 – ‘Hove’ from ‘I Hear You’ was played on BBC Radio 3’s Late Junction by Nick Luscombe, right after Maria de Alvear performed by Hildergard Kleeb (which was awesome). Listen again here.
26/27th Sept 2018 – My track ‘Cold Eye’ from ‘I Hear You’ was played on BBC Radio 3’s Late Junction by Nick Luscombe [Final track on the show]. Listen again here.
10th Sept 2018 – My recently composed song ‘Wild River’ was featured on RTR presents #5 (Rusted Tone Recordings mixcloud upload).
28th Aug 2018 – ‘Hove’ from my album ‘I Hear You’ was featured on
smallmix #1 – drone edition (smallhous mixcloud upload).
11th Aug 2018 – Live performance at Iklectik, hosted by The Horse Improvised Music Club, as part of the event The Horse Trials 2018. This was a night of improvised and experimental music and dance. Tracks performed by Kassia Flux: Cold Eye, Bare Feet and Wild River, augmented by Kassia’s video projections.
4th Aug 2018 – ‘Liminal’ from ‘I Hear You’, was played on Comfy radio, on Radio Woking. Listen again here: https://www.tcfsr.net/the-comfy-show-august-2018
20th May 2018 – Sound installation at TIME DILATION, presented by Linear Obsessional as part of the Hither Green Fringe. https://www.facebook.com/events/2046224668983245/
April 2018 – Interview and review of ‘I Hear You’ in TQ ZINE issue #10 –
‘I’ve just finished the first listen. It is without doubt a staggeringly perfect album, she deserves extremely wide and long reaching exposure – brilliant!’
‘Early days, but this debut from @KassiaFlux on the @Richard_Linear label has just become contender for album of the year. Inventive, innovative, imaginative, exploratory, mind meltingly beautiful. Go buy the thing!’
11th March 2018 – ‘Painted’, ‘Liminal’, ‘Centri-fugue’ and ‘Cenote’ from debut album ‘I Hear You’ broadcast on Framework Radio #632. http://www.frameworkradio.net/2018/03/632-2018-03-11/
4th March 2018 – 1hr long sound-art piece ‘Horseplay’ broadcast on Framework Afield series #631. http://www.frameworkradio.net/2018/03/631-2018-03-04/
3rd March 2018 – Ihr drone composition ‘Dronata’ – soundtrack for experimental film made my Ubmonkey, screened at Mysteries of UB. https://community.secondlife.com/forums/topic/419034-saturday-march-3-mysteries-of-ub-screening-kassia-flux-bco/
27th Feb 2018 – performance – Noizemachin!! London. Archived here: noizemaschin #18
21st Feb 2018 – ‘Crooks’ from debut album ‘I Hear You’ broadcast on the In Memory of John Peel Show. https://inmemoryofjohnpeel.com/2018/02/22/in-memory-of-john-peel-show-20180221-podcast-playlist/
14th January 2018 – performance – LinObLIve and Some Structured Disasters. https://www.facebook.com/events/181715555903375/
17th September 2017 – performance – Linear Obsessional Live. https://www.facebook.com/events/146077489313917/
9th November 2016 – ‘Centri-fugue’ from ‘I Hear You’ broadcast on Framework Radio #565. http://www.frameworkradio.net/2016/09/565-2016-09-11/
6th June 2016 – ‘Aurosion’, a 6hr live performance on resonance extra, using field recordings and the Internet Audio Cyclotron (the biggest delay pedal in the world). https://www.mixcloud.com/resonanceextra/aurosion-6th-june-2016/