Monthly Archives: August 2010

Moseley Folk Festival 2010

Alasdair Roberts The Moseley Folk Festival is less than a month away, taking place in the picturesque setting of Moseley Park. It runs the gamut of the acoustic spectrum from ’60s folk royalty Donovan to the new weird(-ish) Americana of … Continue reading

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See You Later, Alligator

I realise this is a little short notice but we’ll be performing a DJ set at See You Later, Alligator, Ikon Eastside’s annual Summer party, this Friday. Last November we hosted ON/OFF, the gallery’s closing party, which was a synth laden, … Continue reading

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Everything You Do Is A Balloon

All has been quiet in the Boards of Canada camp since the 2005 release of The Campfire Headphase, but lately I’ve been revisiting the warped, darkly nostalgic soundscapes that made them one of the most revered electronic acts of the … Continue reading

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Stuart Maconie’s Favourite Things

Stuart Maconie is one of the finest music broadcasters/ DJs we have right now. His ebullient passion for good music new and old has seen him carry on John Peel’s legacy of genuine personality and eclecticism. In particular, his 6Music … Continue reading

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We’ll be announcing our Autumn line-up next week, including details of a special party. Follow Colour on Twitter Add us on Facebook

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The Trip

The Trip was broadcast in the wee small hours of the morning on Channel4 in 1999. In its first series, it combined stunning footage of NASA launches and military excercises with (at the time) cutting edge electronica with the second … Continue reading

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I Was Drunk At The Pulpit

Tonight we’re off the see Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy & The Cairo Gang play at St. John’s The Baptist Church in Coventry. While Will Oldham is famed for his prolificness when it comes to recording live shows in the UK are a … Continue reading

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