Featuring a wide array of live music events, DJ nights, pub quizzes and everything in between, The Shipping Forecast is a space where art meets music, and pub meets club, all und..
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As Abandon Silence prepares to wind down for the exam season we have organised one final party down in The Hold with two of our favourite artists going back to back all night long. Blawan returns to Abandon Silence after being one of the stars of our Autumn season, in the time since then his track ‘Getting me Down’ was named Track of 2011 by Resident Advisor - an unbelievable feat for a song that was originally just a bootleg for gigs. Space Dimension Controller helped curate this line up and we cannot be more happy to host him for his Abandon Silence debut. His recent album Road to Tiraquon was one of the most critically acclaimed LPs of the year, coming out on the influential R & S record label. This is the first time ever that the two artist have gone back to back all night long, and after the huge success of the Night Slugs all night long party, we are ridiculously excited to go back in with the same format.
From the team behind Outlook festival comes Dimensions, taking place from September 6th – 9th 2012. Dimensions will take over the same abandoned fort used for Outlook (Fort Punta Christo) but will have a very different focus in styles of music. The Outlook festival is bass-related whilst Dimensions will highlight the deeper side of techno and house. Nearly 40 artists have been revealed so far, acts include: Theo Parrish and Moodymann, Kyle Hall, Surgeon, Marcel Dettman, Ben Klock, Floating Points, Levon Vincent Kassem Mosse, Space Dimension Controller and Motor City Drum Ensemble, Scuba, Blawan, Joy Orbison, Boddika, Shackleton and the full Hessle Audio crew. Much like Outlook the action will take place on both land and sea...