Unearth II – Alphabetti Theatre, Newcastle :: 14 January 2017 Our first trip to the North East and what a trip!! Lots of new Unicorns and a full house at the Aphabetti. Lineup: Christian Alderson – drums Shaun Blezard –
Mariam Rezaei (b.1984) Composer in Residence at The Literary and Philosophical Library, Newcastle, Artistic Director of NOISESTRA and The Old Police House, in Gateshead. In 2013, Mariam was awarded Best Newcomer 2012 Award at the Journal Culture Awards and in
Faye is an improviser, performer, and composer based in the North East. Playing clarinet, saxophone and sometimes her voice, Faye works in a variety of contexts which often revolve around exploring melodies, rhythm, story telling and sound. She writes for
Shelly Knotts produces live-coded and network music performances and projects which explore aspects of code, data and collaboration. Her experimental and collaborative tendencies have seen her engage with diverse musical practices and styles ranging from electroacoustic tape music to live-coded dance music.
Lindsay Hannon is an accomplished singer and composer, who creates an electric atmosphere while performing. An avid music fan from an early age, she came into her own after joining an electric blues band . Fascinated by a combination of the
Drummer and percussionist based in Newcastle. Links: Archipelago
John is an improviser and composer based in Newcastle upon Tyne. He plays the double bass, bass guitar, musical saw and occasionally a dictaphone. Balancing a career as a session musician with an expansive creative practice, John funnels a lifelong
Stuart Metcalfe played bass in the instrumental post-rock group Arficeden before asking musicians from all across the globe to create music inspired by train travel. He started up Rail Cables as a way of sharing this music. Stuart has created