Another live tape from the Sacred Tapes showcase night at Cafe Oto back in July 2015, this time the Yes ohn Powell-Jones cross over set. Not the first performance in this style, Callum Higgins (Yes Blythe) and John Powell-Jones who perform together as Swaggerjack combined the three distinct styles into one set, opening with a solo performance by Yes Blythe who after a short time is joined on stage by John Powell-Jones to transition the piece without a break into a swaggerjack performance, and with another. seamless transition he is left on his own to perform solo.
Yes Blythe uses cassette tapes and guitar pedals to create dark soundscapes; cavernous drones with underlying melodies. New album by Callum Higgins and John Powell-Jones' joint project Swaggerjack. mental music using prepared guitars, analogue synths, tape loops and feedback. After a number of cassette releases on Sacred Tapes they were invited by Samarbeta to be the second artists in residence in their ongoing series of musical residences. Other participants of these residencies include Charles Hayward and Thurston Moore. Swaggerjack took this opportunity to produce a new album created over the course of one week spent in total isolation
Album: Jones - Live At Cafe Oto. Musician: Yes Blythe. Info: Label: Sacred Tapes – SAC Type: 2 x File, FLAC Country: UK Date of released: 11 Jan 2016 Category: Electronic Style: Experimental, Avantgarde, Noise. Recorded At – Cafe Oto. Notes.
Real Name: John Powell-Jones. Abyss (Cass, Album, Ltd, C40). Sacred Tapes (2), Sacred Tapes (2). SAC012,
Swaggerjack is the duo of label head Callum Higgins and John Powell-Jones. With two albums to date both released on Sacred Tapes, Swaggerjack are currently the second act to be taking part in the Samarbeta music residency series. For this residency the duo spent a week in isolation writing and recording a new album from scratch of which only one copy is being made and will be archived in the British Library Sound Archive. Both members of Swaggerjack record and perform as solo acts, Higgins as Yes Blythe and John Powell-Jones under his own name
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John Powell-Jones is a screenprinter and illustrator who also records for the label. Among other collaborations with those in and around the Salford and Manchester DIY scene, Higgins and Powell-Jones work together as Swaggerjack. As part of Powell-Jones's recent exhibition of new illustration work, Abyss, at Islington Mill, the duo played a continuous set segueing their individual solo performances with a crossover passage as Swaggerjack in between.
Yes Blythe - Live At Cafe Oto FLAC version. 1294 downloads at 15 mb/s. Limited to 20 copies, duplicated on white body tapes in a clear case.
- Recorded At – Cafe Oto
NotesLimited to 20 copies, duplicated on white body tapes in a clear case.
|SAC #023||Yes Blythe / Swaggerjack / John Powell-Jones||Yes Blythe / Swaggerjack / John Powell-Jones - Live At Cafe Oto (2xFile, FLAC)||Sacred Tapes||SAC #023||UK||2016|
|SAC #023||Yes Blythe / Swaggerjack / John Powell-Jones||Yes Blythe / Swaggerjack / John Powell-Jones - Live At Cafe Oto (2xFile, WAV)||Sacred Tapes||SAC #023||UK||2016|