New Release AUD#31 – King Capisce

We are delighted, thrilled and grateful to announce another new Audacious release. Just when we thought we couldn't squeeze any more into our summer schedule we blew open our calender once more to shove the new King Capisce album in your face. The Future Cannot Be Born Yet, It Is Waiting For The past To Die, is the Sheffield chaps second album and a follow up to their first. These guys have been rehearsing Read on
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The Sonicks Ov Magick – Fuse Art Space

Following on from the inaugural celebration of the academic and intuitive crossroads of contemporary performance magick in Leicester, The State of Magick is pleased to announce a single day symposium being held in Bradford this Sunday 31st August. Fuse Art Space plays host to an eclectic mix of artists whose work utilises a praxis that sits within the realms of the esoteric and the mystical; at intersections where Read on
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New Release AUD#27 – Dirdsbead – s/t

What we have here, is the long awaited first release from our favourite new crooner DIRDSBEAD. It's been on our 'to do list' for a hell of a long time now, after we snuck a tune out in March on our Soundcloud and it feels amazing to finally be able to share it entirely with the world. For those of you new to this particular character, Dirdsbead is the solo project of Sheffield DIY songwriter David Walker. Reared Read on
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New release: Sagan, by Spandril (AUD029)

Resident Audacious electronician Spandril has returned with a brand new physical release. Sagan was recorded late in the dark dark night during TAAE's tenth birthday celebrations last year. It's a slowly unfolding 22 minute voyage consisting of bass-heavy drones, bleeps, rattles, scrapings and heavily saturated organic textures; more blisteringly raw and yet more developed than Spandril's previous release "22/7". You Read on
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Trans/Human – The AMRL v.2 {beta} Tour

In June of this year, Trans/Human slipped off on an expedition around eastern Europe, to conduct an AMRL tour that sought to gather more recordings for their archives. The Audacious Mobile Research Library (AMRL) is a Trans/Media environment where frequencies, signals, energies and other data is collected, manipulated and re-transmitted. On this trip, Trans/Human aimed to play impromptu open air performances and thanks Read on
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The OptoPhonic Workshop – Tramlines Festival Fringe

New Sheffield-based experimental music and filmmaking collective Peak Signal 2 Noise are holding their inaugural mini-festival The OptoPhonic Workshop on Sat 26th July at The Montgomery Theatre Studio - a one day mini-fest of workshops, instrument building, improvisations and sonic experimentations… Nested within the city-wide Tramlines festival, this Arts Council funded fringe event aims to draw in adventurous Read on
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New Release AUD#28 – Nope – Walker

As if by magic, we will be releasing a brand new and totally incredible album by Nope, in time for their UK tour in June. Walker is the second album by Leeds/Bradford quartet Nope, progressing the themes and aesthetic of 2012’s highly-praised debut Revision. Featuring members of That Fucking Tank, Hookworms, Cowtown and Mucky Sailor, Nope's latest piece shreds on a million more levels than anything before, with Read on
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The Audacious Podcast #5

Here's the latest installment of The Audacious Podcast, which was recorded on 13/3/14. It features all the latest news and gigs between March and early April, an interview with the guys from MADE who put on post rock alldayers in Sheffield. As well as the usual blast of new releases, stuff from our distro and other things we're just really really into. Enjoy enjoy enjoy. Tracklist: 1. Doe - Let Me in 2. Read on
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ACTS presents The Fish Police at Broomhall Centre, 6th April

AUDACIOUS COMMON THREAD SOCIALS (ACTS) and CONSTANT FLUX is very very VERY proud to present... SUNDAY 6th APRIL @ BROOMHALL CENTRE, SHEFFIELD An open, inclusive and integrated event featuring bands from the Learning Disabilities and Sheffield DIY music scenes. THE FISH POLICE Combining surreal pop imagery with glitched beats and a strong visual aesthetic creating their own unique blend of electronic left-field Read on
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Audacious In ‘New Music’ Shocker

After months of petty negotiations and back-room sales targets we have finally been given the green light to make an announcement. This announcement is actually a little unclear as our PR team have been on a winter break with the Grimsby Town lads. The basics of this is that we have new music for you to listen to. Now, bear with me while I explain. On the January edition of our podcast we briefly touched upon a collaboration Read on
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