SQUAREPUSHER - PLAID

electronic
Saturday
07
May 2022
  • Chapiteau
19:00
TICKET 30.5
EARLY BIRD TICKET 26.5
BOTACARTE 23.5
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Tickets on sale 03.12 - 10:00

When

Sat. 7 May, 2022

Where

  • Chapiteau

Doors

19:00

Organiser

Botanique
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"Squarepusher’s music is a tangle of beats, bass, and melody, a combustible mixture of musical ideas that dynamites the repetitive nature of much electronic music."
Pitchfork

Tom "Squarepusher" Jenkinson makes manic, schizoid, experimental drum'n'bass with a heavy progressive jazz influence and a lean toward pushing the clichés of the genre out the proverbial window. Rising from near-total obscurity to drum'n'bass cause célèbre in the space of a couple of months, Jenkinson released only a pair of EPs and a DJ Food remix for the latter's Refried Food series before securing EP and LP release plans with three different labels.

His first full-length work, Feed Me Weird Things (on Richard "Aphex Twin" James' Rephlex label), was a dizzying, quixotic blend of super-fast jungle breaks with Aphex-style synth textures, goofy, offbeat melodies, and instrumental arrangements (he samples his own playing for his tracks) that vaguely recall jazz fusion pioneers such as Mahavishnu Orchestra and Weather Report. A skilled bassist and multi-instrumentalist, Jenkinson's fretless accompaniment is a staple of his music and one of the more obvious affiliations with jazz (although his formal arrangements are often as jazz-derived as his playing). ~ Sean Cooper & John Bush, Rovi

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PLAID

Forging ever bolder and emotive paths through electronic music, Plaid are set to release their 10th studio album ‘Polymer’ on June 7th via Warp Records. The album’s 13 tracks cover energetic bangers, bright melodic visceral rhythms and hypnotic wombic textures to create perhaps their most cohesive, direct album to date.

"Their tracks are uncanny and otherworldly, somewhere in the nether-realm between electronic and acoustic."
RA
Plaid - Dancer
Saturday
07
May 2022
TICKET 30.5
EARLY BIRD TICKET 26.5
BOTACARTE 23.5
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Tickets on sale 03.12 - 10:00