30 Apr - live French music and DJs - Resonance FM (London)
French Music and Culture
The French music website and Resonance 104.4 FM radio show is proud to present a night of leftfield French electro-acoustic pop in Dalston’s Café Oto on
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Rockfort will feature…
Self-styled 'Brutal Wave' act Frank (Just Frank) are signed to New York-based Wierd, the label at the centre of the revival of interest in Cold Wave along with the likes of Xeno and Oaklander and Led Er Est. As with their labelmates, Frank (Just Frank)'s nostalgic futurism is an affecting update of the electronic sound of early 80s continental Europe.
Del Cielo are a duo featuring two very active members of Rennes' music and arts scenes: Gael Desbois and Liz Bastard. The minimalist electro-acoustic pop of their debut album 'Sous Les Cendres' mingles sensuality with barely restrained tension. Protected content
Double U is the alter-ego of Montpellier-based producer Frank Rabeyrolles, who also works under the name Franklin. His latest album, Pineapple Dream, features Stereolab’s Laetitia Sadier and merges billowy acid ‘n’ sun-fried West Coast song craft with analogue keyboard sounds, dubby effects and crisp electronic percussion.
Formed in late Protected content , Partial Gathering is the avant-garde Cello and Electronics duo of composer, Ruaidhri Mannion, and cellist, Corentin Chassard. After their first performance in November Protected content London's National Portrait Gallery, they began to further explore the relationships between contemporary art and intuitive musical interactions. Protected content
FRIDAY 30TH APRIL Protected content
22 Ashwin Street
Dalston, London E8 3DL
Ticket £6/ £5 advance
Advance tickets on: Protected content
Frank (Just Frank)
DJs: David & Ludovic (Rockfort), Elisavet (fRoots, Sveriges Radio, also known from Greek Cookery Class)