Julian Percy (guitar treatments)
Yvan Volochine (electronics)
Steve Heather (percussion, electronics)
Julian Davis Percy was born in 1978 in Melbourne, Australia.
His sounds are produced through the utilization of a diverse range of materials, consisting of objects found in abandoned factories, self made instruments, prepared guitars, classic analogue effects and samplers as well as traditional guitar playing. At present he performs with Last Dominion Lost, The Walking Korpses, Ultraspießer and his solo project Ratbag.
Julian is also co-director of NK an avant-garde music platform in Berlin: http://www.nkprojekt.de/.
Steve Heather (Composer/Performer/Musician) is a freelance musician (drums, percussion, electronics) and composer, performance and installation maker based in Berlin. Born in Melbourne and studied percussion/improvisation at the Victoria College of the Arts and performance art at Das Arts/Amsterdam.
Steve Heather's current music projects/bands vary from avant guard, free jazz to noise, drone rock and prog fitness disco include: STIFF LEATHER, TUB, NEU TRAINERS, THE STILL, BOOKLET, MRS CONCEPTION, RUBy, LYSN and BALLROOM BLITZ, . Steve was the co founder of the Amsterdam based electo acoustic music series, Kraak Geluiden and is also is the co-founder of the new media/ performance group SXS ENTERPRISE with Siegmar Zacharias and Xander De Boer.
As sound designer, composer and performer, Steve Heather works regularly in the fields of dance, theatre, film new media, performance and has worked with The Netherlands Dance Theatre, Sandra Parker Dance, Scapino Ballet, Ivana Müller, United Sorry and Dansgroep Amsterdam.
He performs regularly at European Festivals with performances, among others, at Hebbel am Ufer (Berlin) Haus Der Berliner Festspiele (Berlin), BRUT (Vienna), Grand Theatre (Gronigen), Sophiensaele (Berlin) and Volksbuhne (Berlin). Steve Heather has undertaken numerous artistic residencies in institutes such as Les Bains (Brussels), sophiensaele (Berlin), Steim (Amsterdam), STUK (Leuven), Grand Theatre (Gronigen), Dance House (Melbourne).
" like a crab walking side ways", Dan Tuffy
"my Celtic shaman", some woman in Switzerland
"the plastic bad percussionist", Stephen Eastaugh
"Yvan Volochine is a French musician, performer, producer and programmer.
He runs the label "Hijos de Puta" on which he wrote and produced several obscure
and raw music records since 2001.
Multi-instrumentalist, he's involved with projects such as Ultraspiesser, Septentrion,
Helaas, El Gusano Rojo, Makna Samaouia, Dj Dolor, ...
Under his own name he's famous for his data-wizardry, coding precise, blasting
and shocking audio synthetics, either solo or within the improv scene."""