Justin Wiggan is a visual and phonic artist; he is half of midlands based sound experimentalists dreams of tall buildings and uses Roadside Picnic as a conduit to work with other people outside his comfort zone.
A rare live outing from noisician Justin Wiggan, moonlighting this time as Roadside Picnic and seeing the second ever public appearance of the greatwhitewhale.
This time wiggan is joined on stage with:
Laurence Hunt – Sonic explorer Laurence Hunt is the drummer/percussionist with Birmingham based cinematic surrealist outsiders Pram and a member of geeky electro scientists Modifed Toy Orchestra.
He also produces minimal sound art and indulges in electronic loop based pop amongst much other music to relax!
Chris Mapp / Percy Pursglove –
Trumpet player Percy Pursglove is one of the rising stars of the UK jazz scene. He has worked with Hans Koller, Evan Parker and a host of other British jazz stars. Chris Mapp plays bass in his own band Gambol, as well as being involved with the free-jazz scene in Birmingham. They play together in the band Beef Adder as well as curating the Harmonic festival.
A connection to Wiggan links:
Some live footage here from the recent “Noise and Capitalism first response salon”