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After years exclusively playing live, award winning human and robot band Spacedog release their debut album.
Haunted by defunct machines, faded variety acts and the darkest English folk tales, Spacedog are known for their eerie music, performed on vocals, theremin, saw and percussion, and for their ensemble of 'uncanny' robots which accompanies them live on stage.
Released 09 December 2011.
Jenny Angliss - vocals
Sarah Angliss - theremin, saw, robotic carillon, recorder, piano and Max/MSP patches.
Stephen Hiscock - vibraphone, glockenspiel, drums, handbells and other percussion.
Electric Lullaby music Sarah Angliss, includes trad. English (The Lankin), words from The Electrical Association for Women 1930. My Death Jacques Brel, arr. Spacedog.
Stooky Bill music Stephen Hiscock, words Spacedog.
Owl Club words Paul Alborough, music Spacedog.
For Laika words and music Sarah Angliss. Ekranoplan and Hypnotist Spacedog.
Apple Apple words and music Sarah Angliss (based on trad. Hungarian).
The Click words Michael Attree, music Spacedog.
Submariner words and music Sarah Angliss, includes quotation from Four Sea Interludes (Benjamin Britten).
Tommy Cooper words and music Sarah Angliss, arr. Spacedog.
Recorded, mixed and mastered by Spacedog, 2011.
Thanks to our guest vocalists: Michael Attree, Derren Brown, Flora Dempsey, Professor Elemental and Colin Uttley. In addition, Spacedog would like to thank
Peter Allen, David Angliss, Michael Blow, Tamsin Chapman, Melita Dennett, Patrick Dempsey, Foz Foster, Jules Lawrence and Kirsty Williams for their help.
Photograph from Sergei Polishchuk.
- Experimental Electronic