Ghost Box Showcase in Barcelona

The second part of a series of live discussion and music events looking at memory. It’ll be held at Barcelona’s El Born Cultural Centre on 23rd November. There’ll be a live set from Pye Corner Audio and a discussion with cofounder of Ghost Box Records, Julian House (aka The Focus Group). He’ll also be showing […]

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Pye Corner Audio, Soundcarriers
and Chanctonbury Rings
Live at the Midsummer Happening

  Filmed for The state51 Conspiracy by Michelle Tofi, Edited & Directed by Rob Curry, Sound by Dotan Cohen   Chanctonbury Rings live dates: Thursday, 26 September with visuals by Wendy Pye + special guest solo set from Alasdair MacLean (the Clientele) The Horse Hospital, London. Tickets: https://www.wegottickets.com/event/481549 Info: https://www.thehorsehospital.com/events/justin-hopper-sharron-kraus Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/424131378207392/ Friday, 27 September w/ […]

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Midsummer Night’s Photos

The Midsummer Happening was a huge success, thanks to all at state51 who put in so much work and gave up so much time to make it all happen. Thanks also to Dotan and Harry our excellent sound crew. And thanks to Lois Gray for photography:   […]

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A Midsummer Night’s Update

Preparations are in full swing for The Midsummer Night’s Happening and state51 are working flat out on set dressing and installation. There’s a few exciting additions to the line up too… Steve Beresford will now be performing on upright piano with the Kirchin Tape Lab. Jonny Trunk and Robin the Fog will be playing out reels […]

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A Midsummer Night’s Happening

SOLD OUT A solstice celebration hosted by state51, Ghost Box and Trunk Records. Both record labels have invited a variety of artists and friends to perform at this very special party. There’ll be live music, artwork, film and merchandise spread across three specially designed and themed interiors: Pan’s Garden, The Youth Club and The TV […]

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The Focus Group DJ Set & Films
in God’s Waiting Room, Belfast

The Focus Group (Julian House) will be DJing alongside some exclusive Ghost Box films at David Holmes’s God’s Waiting Room in Belfast on 27th October. Tickets… https://www.ticketweb.ie/event/david-holmes-halloween-gods-waiting-the-dockers-club-tickets/8770815 Beautify Junkyards and Sharron Kraus at Café Oto, London on 26th October is now sold out. But both will be doing a matinee performance on Saturday 27th at 2pm […]

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Beautify Junkyards & Sharron Kraus
at Cafe Oto (London) 26th October

  26th October, 7:30 – Café Oto (London) Beautify Junkyards, Sharron Kraus & The Focus Group (DJ) Tickets £12 And coming this September, Other Voices 10 by Sharron Kraus (with Belbury Poly):   […]

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Further at the Portico Gallery

Further at The Portico Gallery, West Norwood, London, 6th May. Featuring Ghost Box Films and DJs, live set and film with Howlround, and DJ Food   DJ Food & Pete Williams present a new, irregular evening by creating an audio visual space to enjoy. Films, slides, oil projections, food, drink and plenty of seating form the environment to soak […]

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Peel Away the Ivy, out today

Peel Away the Ivy by the Pattern Forms is out now on LP, CD and download. There’s also a limited edition green vinyl version exclusive to Rough Trade, with a special in-store performance by The Pattern Forms in Rough Trade East tonight, 21st October, at 6:00pm. The Pattern Forms is a collaborative project between Ed Macfarlane and Edd Gibson of Friendly Fires and Jon Brooks […]

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