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Todmorden – Unitarian Church/Golden Lion – TOR IST DAS? FESTIVAL – Friday 14th to Sunday 16th August 2015

Was Ist Das? will be moving to Phoenix Arizona this Winter so as the start of our farewell, we are doing a festival in collaboration with out dear Todmorden friends Tor Bookings. We have some major headliners, with Saturday night … Continue reading

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Nottingham – Chameleon Arts Café – FLAMINGO CREATURES + DANIEL VOIGT – Wednesday 12th August 2015

Delighted to be DJing in Nottingham for this very fine gig from the Rammel Club people. On the bill are Ruth and Ronnie from German collective Datashock aka Flamingo Creatures. Their live sets are a wild, Dadaist explosion of noise … Continue reading

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Todmorden – Unitarian Church – MINORU SATO + RYOKO AKAMA + BEN GWILLIAM – Tuesday 11th August 2015

A unique triple bill that will explore process and instability in acoustic phenomena and electronic space. Three solo sets that will permeate and vibrate, this is a unique chance to see both Minoru & Ryoko on the same bill after … Continue reading

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Hebden Bridge – Inkfolk – ASHTRAY NAVIGATIONS + TIM BENJAMIN – Sunday 9th August 2015

Although Was Ist Das? is no longer a Hebden dweller, we’re still coming back for Inkfolk basement action. Delighted to say we have the return of Ashtray Navigations who last played Hebden in 2012. They put out their first release … Continue reading

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Hebden Bridge – Trades Club – TREMBLING BELLS + CHRIS WADE – Sunday 26th July 2015

Such a pleasure to say we are working with the quintessential English psychedelic folk group of our times, Trembling Bells. Masters of songwriting, they have collaborated on albums and tours with both Bonnie Prince Billy and Mike Heron (co-founder of … Continue reading

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Hebden Bridge – ??? – RAUCHWOLKEN IM HIMMEL AUF WIEDERSEN – Saturday 4th July 2015

This is our final session in that special location that we don’t name on here. Previous themes have included krautrock and cassettes. This time I’ll be doing a DJ set revolving entirely around the Radiophonic Workshop but as it is … Continue reading

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Todmorden – Unitarian Church – JOHN CHANTLER + BRIDGET HAYDEN & CLAIRE POTTER + ELIZABETH – Thursday 2nd July 2015

Tor Bookings are really pleased to have acclaimed modular synth master, JOHN CHANTLER, visit us in Todmorden to perform an exclusive north west show during his visit from Sweden. Last year, John performed a highly regarded set as part of … Continue reading

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Hebden Bridge – Nutclough Tavern – SUZUKI JUNZO + TEPEU Y Q’UQ’UMATZ + SOPHIE COOPER – Thursday 25th June 2015

Japan’s cosmic bluesman returns to Hebden Bridge for another of his mind-blowing live shows that cover everything from half-whispered laments right up to all consuming walls of guitar noise. Its a special night as he will be launching his new … Continue reading

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Todmorden – Golden Lion – ETERNAL TAPESTRY + WOVEN SKULL + SOPHIE COOPER – Thursday 11th June 2015

White Rabbit have kindly asked myself and Red Tin Dave to DJ for this super fine Thursday night gig at Todmordens reborn and rejuvenated White Lion pub. COming all the way from Portland, Eternal Tapestry create psychedelic improvisations and have … Continue reading

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