Servant Drone is an elastic foray into experimental cross border text collaboration; mapping a deep trench into place-specific zone enquiry’. Servant Drone is a collaboration between bruno neiva and me.
background image: privados um (2), by bárbara mesquita (published in Issue 26 of otoliths)
not a purist
no not anymore
(and I still can’t tell the difference between Dave and Pearce)
89.9p. sort of
selling out a bit
(and I still can’t tell the difference between Wall and Wind)
like bad teeth
Text poet/artist Mali Clements and I collaborated and performed at SJ Fowler’s Camaradefest ii along with 98 other poets all collaborating in pairs, at London’s Rich Mix. A superb day of experimental performances, which are all up on youtube.
April 25th – An Evening of Spoken Indulgence @ The Hydra Bookshop Bristol from 7.00 pm free
May 2nd – Scratch Night 7.30pm @ Vita Nova 11 Roumelia Lane BH5 1EU – free
May 3rd – Scratch Night 7.30pm @ Vita Nova 11 Roumelia Lane BH5 1EU – free
May 6th – with Jane Cartwright performing Flea & St. Anne’s – part of ‘Three Laws’ curated by Schoolboy’s Death Trio @ 7.30 pm – The Edwardian Cloakroom Park Row/ Woodland Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS1 5LS free/donations
May 9th – Spoken words as part of ‘Three Laws’ curated by Schoolboy’s Death Trio @ 7.30 pm Reading from Claremont Road + archive screening of Life In The Fast Lane – The No M11 Story (Dir: Mayyasa Al-Malazi & Neil Goodwin 85mins) entry by donation 7.30pm @ The Edwardian Cloakroom Park Row/ Woodland Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS1 5LS free/donations
iLuvu by Paul Hawkins
And the following pre-recorded films were shown at the launch too…
The Sidemen and Vita Nova associate artists Paul Hawkins & Andrew McCutchion are really looking forward to working with Southdown Housing Association and providing a collaborative improvised soundscape to this event on May 18th as part of The Brighton Fringe Festival. Many thanks to Paul Richards for asking The Sidemen to collaborate on this exciting project. This performance event also coincides with Mental Health Awareness Week.
The Sidemen are the performance duo of Sidemen Productions
Some images from the Vita Nova Scratch Night April 18th
me performing The Secret
l-r The Sidemen: Andrew McCutchion, Paul Hawkins & Michael Leader
The Sidemen ( thats me & Andrew McCutchion ) are pleased to announce we are performing during The Brighton Fringe Festival.
We are soundtracking and contributing to My Map of Brighton: a visual/audio map exploring the places that make us happy and be positive about mental health issues.
The map will be revealed through song, poetry, audio recordings and visuals.
This is a totally free event on May 18th @ Hove Methodist Church, 9 Portland Road, Hove BN3 5DR from 19.30. More details to follow.