available to listen to online
Team MAYK: “Some colleagues in Canada do this thing called Thought Residencies. We talked to them about us trying it out in the UK. Do you want to do a Thought Residency? No pressure.”
Team Sleepdogs: “Er, ok. Why not? Sure.”
We’ve been recording occasional, brief thoughts over November. Check out the sound files here.
It’s Tim’s third appearance on The Verb and he gets to be on with Margaret Cho, who is just too damn cool. Tim’s been commissioned to make a new short sound and text piece to perform live on the show. He’ll also be talking general wordz and chatz out of his face.
adapted and directed by Chris Goode
[sound design by Timothy X Atack]
Lyric Hammersmith, 15 February – 10 March 2018
Derek Jarman’s iconic film captured punk at its giddy height: a riot of music, DIY fashion, and every kind of sex – with a little pyromania thrown in. Now, forty years on, this new stage adaptation of Jubilee remixes it for the social and political turmoil of 2017. Centred around a marauding girl gang on a killing spree and a time-travelling Queen Elizabeth I, it’s a story of what happens when creativity and nihilism collide.
BBC Wales commissioned 5 short audio plays, each set in a specific location, to be mixed in 360° sound. Tim set his one down the pub, obvs. It’s directed by Mair Bosworth and stars Alice Lowe and David Hargreaves. It’s only 5 minutes long and it’s available on BBC iPlayer for a little while. Best on headphones. Besty best on headphones, in the pub.
The brilliant Mayfest Radio got us in to chat music and influences for their Music Is My Radar slot. In between us blathering on, there are some EXCELLENT tunes. I promise. And also some terrible Brazilian chips pop.
It’s here for your ears, on Mixcloud
The Wreck of The World
by Timothy X Atack
part of the Doctor Who Early Adventures series
available to buy from Big Finish
Listen to the trailer here.
And whilst you’ve got your ears in receive mode, Tim’s band Angeltech have beautiful sounds available here.