Midwich Cuckoos Live

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in Gigs, Music | No Comments
Midwich Cuckoos Live

We’ll be devising and performing original music and foley for this live reimagining of a British science fiction masterpiece. The inspiration for cult film The Village of the Damned (1960), for one night only John Wyndham’s sci fi novel The Midwich Cuckoos will be performed on stage by actors, as though in a live radio play. […]

BFI Gothic – rehearsals in Brighton Electric studios

Posted by on Dec 12, 2013 in Gigs, Music | No Comments
BFI Gothic – rehearsals in Brighton Electric studios

Over the last week, we’ve been locked away in Brighton Electric rehearsal studios, piecing together our Gothic happening for the BFI on Saturday 14th December. Here are some photos of us surrounded by automata, theremin, bells, keyboards and cable salad, taken by Gaynor Perry. In the photos you can see Sarah Angliss (composer, automatist and […]

Vault – new music for silent Gothic treasures from the BFI National Archive

Posted by on Dec 12, 2013 in Gigs, Music | No Comments
Vault – new music for silent Gothic treasures from the BFI National Archive

The devil has the best tunes on Saturday 14 December when our collective will perform new music inspired by rarely seen Gothic silent films from the BFI National Archive. The music and films will be brought together for the first time in Vault: Music for Silent Gothic Treasures at BFI Southbank as part of the […]

Music for the end of time

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 in Gigs | No Comments
Music for the end of time

On the longest night of the year and the last day of the Mayan calendar, Spacedog will be performing music for the end of time. This is an evening when we’ll be experimenting with sound and responsive, projected visuals, as we perform live on vocals, theremin, laptop and vibes, accompanied by Hugo and other automata. […]

Ed Wood and Spacedog at the Bristol Cube, 6 Oct

Posted by on Oct 2, 2012 in Gigs | No Comments
Ed Wood and Spacedog at the Bristol Cube, 6 Oct

The beautiful Cube microplex cinema, Bristol, is 14 years old, and we’re joining them for a celebration on Saturday 6 October. We’ll be playing after a live screening of Ed Wood – Tim Burton’s tribute to Edward. D. Wood Jr, the ‘worst director of all time ‘.  We’ll be there with theremin, vocals, vibes and […]

Wired percussion

Posted by on Sep 25, 2012 in Gigs | No Comments
Wired percussion

After years quietly suffering theremin envy, Spacedog percussionist Stephen now has his own electronic effects machine. In some recent experiments, we’ve wired his bells to live video projections so his bell strikes can control part of the show. You can see this small electrical wonder in action on Sunday 30 September, when we’ll be playing […]

Arts by the Sea Festival

Posted by on Sep 25, 2012 in Gigs | No Comments
Arts by the Sea Festival

On 12 October, Spacedog and the mighty Professor Elemental will be fulfilling a life-long ambition to play on the end of a pier.  We’re joining forces for the Arts by the Sea Festival, Bournemouth. Book tickets here:  £7 (£6 concessions) or £12/£10 for a combined ticket with Paper Cinema Odyssey. As well as performing our […]

Rocket Lolly (Edinburgh 15 April)

Posted by on Apr 11, 2012 in Gigs | No Comments
Rocket Lolly (Edinburgh 15 April)

For one night only, Spacedog and Project Moonbase are taking over the big, BIG screen at the Ghillie Dhu, Edinburgh, and showing vintage infrasonic terrors, smoking robots, mind control experiments, space age fashions, bizarre time and motion studies and other gems from the archives. A feast of scientific and technological curiosities on film, from 1900 […]

Lovebytes Festival (Sheffield)

Posted by on Mar 19, 2012 in Gigs | No Comments
Lovebytes Festival (Sheffield)

This weekend, we’re heading to Sheffield to perform at the Megadork, an electronic cabaret for the city-wide Lovebytes Festival. The Angliss sisters will be there with vocals, theremin, keyboard and a few of our robot pals (Stephen is on tour with the Globe Theatre this month but will be joining us again in April). Our […]

New album: Juice for the Baby

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011 in Gigs | No Comments
New album: Juice for the Baby

Exciting news! After several years playing exclusively live, we’re releasing our first Spacedog album. It’s called Juice for the Baby and it’ll be available as a download and on CD from mid-December 2011. Do come to our gigs at the Marlborough Theatre, Brighton, on Friday 9 December, and the Horse  Hospital, London, on Wednesday 14 […]

Play! Spacedog join Thomas Truax and others for the Brighton Maker Faire

Posted by on Aug 23, 2011 in Gigs | One Comment

On 3 September, Brighton is hosting its first Maker Faire – a festival of inventions and the hackers, makers and artists who create them. And Spacedog therematrix Sarah is hosting what we hope will be the perfect after-show party. Do come!