Algorithmic horizon

Some nice festivals coming up:

ISEA Vancouver, 14th Aug 2015
The International Symposium on Electronic Art comes to Vancouver, includes Algorave feat Yaxu, Norah Lorway, Sarlacc, GESMI, Hamster Ate My Garageband and Marinos Giannoukakis.
more info

British Science Festival Bradford, 7th Sep 2015
The BSF was first held in Bradford in 1873. This time algoravers Shelly Knotts, Antonio Roberts, Yaxu, and Tim Shaw will demonstrate some algorithmic a/v night science.
more info

Incubate festival Tilburg, 18th Sep 2015
This lovely music festival decided to include an algorave showcase as part of their programme of left-field electronics with performances from Leafcutter John, Canute, Norah Lorway and Sam Aaron.
more info

More to follow..

Computer Club

Sheffield Algorave #3 is on 20th March 2015 at [as], and comes courtesy of Computer Club, to celebrate their upcoming second release, a physical+digital EP from Yaxu.

Info on facebook
Tickets on eventbrite

On the bill:

Ardisson (Seed)

Lil data (PC Music)

Canute (Yeeking – Rephlex, Yaxu – Computer Club)

Norah Lorway (Xylem)

+ residents


Sheffield Bleep


Thanks to everyone who made July so much fun, great parties everywhere with folks visiting Europe from Mexico, Japan and Canada. Here’s a taste of the messy end of the stop in Manchester:

July is UK Algorave season

3rd July, London, Corsica Studios (NIME), Canute (Yee-King and Yaxu) + Renick Bell + Casper Electronics + FIRE + Charlie Roberts + Leslie Garcia
4th July, Brighton, The Loft (LCRN), Mico Rex + Norah Lorway + Renick Bell + Graham Wakefield + Ollie Bown + Chris McCormick + Alo Allik + Charlie Roberts + Aneurin Barker Snook (Anny FM) + Sarah Angliss + Adam Parkinson + Luuma + Glitch Lich
6th July, Sheffield, Audacious Space. Mico Rex + Renick Bell + D0kt0r0 (Canada) + Shelly Knotts + Holger Ballweg + Alo Allik + Yaxu & Swan Hunter + Sebastian Oldsmith
7th July, Leeds, Enjoy Art Space
8th July, Manchester, Deaf Institute (link soon)
9th July, York, Woolpack Inn, Mico Rex + Renick + Electrobattlingdroids + more tbc



Algorave in Mexico City

algorhumbaMexico City, the home of the legendary /* vivo */ festival and maybe the most vibrant live coding culture around, have an Algorave coming up on 7th June 2014 with a super lineup. This is the first of a series of events at the newly opened Centro de Cultura Digital. Get there if you can, code and mezcal go too well together. Official info here.

algorave in Brighton on 04 Jul 2014

On the 4th July, which is the night after the London NIME Algorave, we’ll be heading towards the beaches of Brighton, and an algorave in The Loft. We’re still finalising the line-up, but it’s going to be a huge party with extra special headliners visiting from around the world, including Mexico, Japan, the US and Birmingham… More very soon.

Algorave at NIME London, 3rd Jul 2014

The New Interfaces for Musical Expression conference is a super meeting place for forward-thinking music researchers and musicians, and this year has a huge public programme in association with the fantastic BEAM festival folks, including an algorave. Check out the programme.

The algorave will be on 3rd July and features Canute, Renick Bell, Casper Electronics, FIRE, Charlie Roberts, and Leslie Garcia, all on the legendary soundsystem in Corsica Studios in South London.