Dids Dowdall aka Gagarin has been making music on the edges
of the musical galaxy for many years in many guises. As Gagarin he
works alone crafting instrumental electronica that doesnt adhere
to any particular scene or style and draws on influences ranging
from contemporary classical to techno and every point in between and
beyond. The music is atmospheric, melodic and sometimes beaty
characterised by a combination of field recordings, gorgeous synth
melodies, tough abstract beats and a sophisticated yet accessible
approach to composition.
wire [mellifluous ambient]
Ambient electro-acoustic music, blending atmospheric soundscapes and minimal music influences.
Chris Conway: theremin, keyboards, voice, guitar, kalimba, flutes. Chris Conway has worked with Talvin Singh, Gavin Bryars, Dr L Subramanium and members of Jethro
Tetlow: laptop, keyboards, cajon. Jim Tetlow has worked with Endgame, Muted Fnord, Multimorph, Tetlow & Broadhurst.
jonah davis [psych guitar]
Nick Jonah Davis is a solo instrumental guitarist based in rural Derbyshire. Wire magazine have described his music as 'visionary stuff',
his previous performances at COS have been in a more experimental