THE HISTORY OF
Wednesday 4th September to Sunday 6th October 2013
An exploration into recorded histories through sound featuring Comfortable on a Tightrope, Way Through, Dep Downie, Marc Baines, Ward Heirwegh, M'Lady's Records, Heather Faye Kahn, Corpsekisser, Chris Day, Fritz Welch, Matt Thurber, Eye Bodega, Bruised Tongue, Michael Kasparis / Night School, Nick Cash and Joe Howe.
THE HISTORY OF featured cassette tapes of recorded music, sound and speech compiled and created by a selection of artists, musicians, record labels and other practitioners who have an invested interest in music. Histories are interpreted in many forms, including personal, emotional, political and social to varying lengths.
During the length of the installation, visitors were welcome to listen, read and take in the informational artworks, as well as undertake the task of duplicating a tape of their choice.