Our take on this traditional Hungarian folk song Apple, Apple is track 10 on the album Juice for the Baby. This video of the song features Spacedog front man Hugo, the 1930s ventriloquist’s dummy we wired up and roboticised after he was rescued from the attic of a dead magician. With apologies to the late, […]
This track from Juice for the Baby is our homage to space dog Laika, the first living creature in orbit. It mixes vocals, theremin, vibraphone and carillon with the sounds of the original Sputnik beeps. The opening bars have been recorded from an old cigarette box picked up in Moscow. It was a souvenir of […]
Juice for the Baby is here! And over the next few days, we’d like to tell you more about our favourite tracks. First up is our torch song for one of Britain’s greatest variety stars, the incomparable Tommy Cooper: A hero of Spacedog, Cooper was a much loved performer, hugely respected by fellow magicians and […]
You are feeling very sleepy… Here’s a short taster from our brand new album Juice for the Baby – this number’s called Hypnotist. If you’ve ever been to a Rocket Lolly, where Spacedog conjure a live soundtrack for vintage science films, you’ve probably heard us extemporising something like this. Look out for the Juice for […]
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 […]
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!