Vinyl Release From Christian Marclay White Cube Performance with Thurston Moore

The limited (500 copies) vinyl release of the performance from Marclays show at White Cube London. I was one of a number of performers invited to play in a composition using a vast collection of glasses with Marclay on turntables, Thurston Moore on guitar and two musical saw players.


From The Vinyl Factory Editions website:

In collaboration between Christian Marclay and the London Sinfonietta, some of the world’s most renowned contemporary musicians have been invited to stage performances, including new compositions and live improvisation sessions inside the White Cube. Each performance over the course of the exhibition will be recorded, pressed and screen-printed live inside the gallery. The fourth and fifth performances are from Christian Marclay and Thurston Moore. Both of which are pressed onto Live 4.

Side A: Christian Marclay with Thurston Moore, 'Good Vibrations'.
Side B: Thurston Moore and The London Sinfonietta, 'Nice'.

Thurston Moore started his band Sonic Youth in 1980. He has worked collaboratively with Yoko Ono, Merce Cunningham, Cecil Taylor, Rhys Chatham, Lydia Lunch, John Zorn, Takehisa Kosugi and Glenn Branca. He has composed music for films by Olivier Assayas, Gus Van Sant, and Allison Anders. He presently records and tours both solo, with various ensembles and with his own band. His most recent recording, entitled The Best Day, was just released by Matador Records. Thurston currently resides in London.
Performances take place each Saturday and Sunday of the show. Following live pressing on the VF Press by The Vinyl Factory and live screen-printing by Coriander each Thursday and Friday.
* Limited Edition of 500
* Hand-Screen printed by Coriander Studio
* Live performance by Christian Marclay and Thurston Moore in conjunction with Marclays exhibition.
* Live recorded, pressed and screen-printed inside the White Cube
To receive information on the full Christian Marclay / White Cube programme as announced please email marclay2015@whitecube.com
Christian Marclay
28 January – 12 April 2015
White Cube, 144-152 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3TQ.
Available to pre-order now: Expected delivery date week commencing 23rd Feb.


Singing Saw and Glass Harp performance with Christian Marclay, White Cube London

SATURDAY: 07 February 2015, 3-4pm

I'm playing glasses in a group performance with Christian Marclay, Thurston Moore, saw players from The London Sinfonietta and some invited artists playing with the glasses in the gallery.

From the White Cube website:

Room 2, South Gallery II, Bermondsey