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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Audacious Podcast 4

You'll have to excuse us this month. It seems we didn't quite get it together to sort out the podcast for its usual date. Don't fear because it's here anyway and as my nan apparently said once, 'it's better late than not bothering to bother.” This month it's back to basics as we move inland from the scent of Cleethorpes seafront and broadcast from the comfort of our armchairs with a few beers and a large margarita Read on
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New Release AUD#26 – Trans/Human – The (UN)Expected

At long last we can finally bring you the latest release from TAAE's very own frequency analyzers, Trans/Human. Recorded over one weekend in the winter of 2012 at Audacious Space by Ben Hunter and mastered by Cam Deas, The (UN)Expected LP is Trans/Human’s first work to be committed to wax and its a piece we're really proud to deliver. With the use of a clothing rail and extended table, Trans/Human hung and piled Read on
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Audacious Podcast #3

Another day, another Audacious Podcast. This week is a special one as we broadcast from the streets of Cleethorpes, visiting hotspots like Smiths Arcade, Cleethorpes Pier, Ernie Becketts chippy and the home of Grimsby Town FC, Blundell Park. This week you'll hear tracks from the likes of Elk, Container, Gum Takes Tooth, The Jelas, Nope and Facel Vega. As well as all this we also announce the long awaited results Read on
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