Paul Abbott is an artist and musician based between Porto, Edinburgh and London working with real and imaginary drums, synthetic sounds, performance and writing.
His current collaborations include The Creaking Breeze Ensemble with Ute Kanngießer, Evie Ward, Seymour Wright and Billy Steiger, XT with Seymour Wright, yPLO with Micheal Speers, lll人 with Wright, and Daichi Yoshikawa, Falls with Keira Greene, ULAPAARC with Cara Tolmie and an ongoing project with Will Holder, Tolmie and Wright.
Recent releases include Paene, Sphuzo, qno and Vagus (solo); and Stop Constant (yPLO), Pah' (XT) and vjerhanxsk (lll人). He is one of the co-editor’s of Cesura//Acceso and was one of the Sound and Music “Embedded” resident artists at Cafe Oto 2015-2016.
Abbott has collaborated and performed with numerous other artists and musicians, including: RP Boo, Benedict Drew, Pat Thomas, Ute Kanngiesser, Billy Steiger, Bill Orcutt, Danny Haywood, Joel Grip, Brandon La Belle, Eddie Prevost, Steve Noble, Sebastian Lexer, Evan Parker and Otomo Yoshihide.
Paul Abbott’s playlists