posteridea001Lights Out Listening Group is a unique listening experience that takes place in almost complete darkness.

We are looking for audio and radio work of all kinds for inclusion in our next event on Wednesday, 1st July. If you’d like to contribute something please get in touch or visit the About page for more details on how to submit work. We will be at our regular venue upstairs at the Old Hairdressers.

Deadline to be included in the programme: Friday, 26th June.

Where: Old Hairdressers, Opposite Stereo Renfield Lane, Glasgow, G2 6PH

When: Wednesday, 1st July, 7.30pm.

A big thank you to everyone who sent in their work or came along to our last event.  To hear submissions from the April programme click here

switch__fullLights Out Listening Group is a unique listening event that takes place in almost complete darkness.

Our next free event at the Old Hairdressers will take place on Wednesday 29th April with proceedings kicking off around 7.30pm. Anyone is welcome to come along and listen – we have a great programme of sound works lined up including a live performance by Neil Simpson. We hope you’ll join us to experience some of the innovative audio creations produced by talented musicians, artists and radio producers near and far.

Where: Old Hairdressers, Opposite Stereo Renfield Lane, Glasgow, G2 6PH

When: Wednesday 29th April, 7.30pm.

Other News: One of our regular contributors, Catherine Street currently has a solo show ‘Muscle Theory’ at GSA’s Reid Gallery. Daily live performances are from 15.30-16.30.

Opening times:10am – 4.30pm until the 30th April.

More details at: http://catherinestreet.net/

switch__fullLights Out Listening Group is a unique listening experience that takes place in almost complete darkness.

We are looking for audio and radio work of all kinds for inclusion in our next event on Wednesday, 29th April. If you’d like to contribute something please get in touch or visit the About page for more details on how to submit work. We will be at our regular venue upstairs at the Old Hairdressers.

Deadline to be included in the programme: Friday, 24th April.

Where: Old Hairdressers, Opposite Stereo Renfield Lane, Glasgow, G2 6PH

When: Wednesday, 29th April, 7.30pm.

A big thank you to everyone who sent in their work or came along to our last event.  To hear submissions from the January programme click here

Other news and opportunities:

60-second radio works competition on the theme of Liberty. Details here

Regular LOLG contributor Catherine Street has an exhibition at GSA’s Reid Gallery running from April 18th-30th. More details here

switch__fullLights Out Listening Group is a unique listening event that takes place in almost complete darkness.

Our next free event at the Old Hairdressers will take place on Tuesday, 20th January with proceedings kicking off around 7.30pm. Anyone is welcome to come along and listen – we have a great programme of sound works lined up including two live performances. We hope you’ll join us to experience some of the innovative audio creations produced by talented musicians, artists and radio producers near and far.

Where: Old Hairdressers, Opposite Stereo Renfield Lane, Glasgow, G2 6PH

When: Tuesday, 20th January, 7.30pm.

Opportunities:

Radiophrenia – a temporary FM art radio station broadcasting in Glasgow during April 2015, announces an open call for sound and transmission artworks.They are seeking soundscapes, spoken word pieces, radio experiments, found sound, innovative approaches to drama and documentary and radical and challenging new programme ideas. The station will be housed in Glasgow’s Centre for Contemporary Arts with a broadcast schedule including live shows, pre-recorded features and a daily series of live to air performances. Radiophrenia aims to promote the medium of radio as an art form and encourage experimental approaches to making radio that are not catered for by mainstream stations. For more details and to subscribe to the mailing list visit: www.radiophrenia.scot

Sheffield Doc/Fest – The In The Dark Audio Award returns. For the second year running, In The Dark is joining forces with Sheffield Doc/Fest, the UK’s leading documentary organisation and festival, to present an award specifically devoted to audio documentaries from around the world. The In The Dark Audio Award highlights a new wave of global creativity and innovation in audio storytelling. The award will recognise our favourite audio – work that is bold, compelling and inspiring. We are looking for work that demonstrates a spirit of adventure, whether it be in editing, storytelling, sound design, subject or presenting style. Documentaries can be anything up to one hour, completed between 1st January 2014 and 2nd February 2015. They are inviting submissions from radio, podcast/online, live listening events and installations. For more details visit: http://www.inthedarkradio.org/award/about/

switch__fullLights Out Listening Group is a unique listening experience that takes place in almost complete darkness.

We are looking for audio and radio work of all kinds for inclusion in our next event on Tuesday, 20th January. If you’d like to contribute something please get in touch or visit the About page for more details on how to submit work. We will be at our regular venue upstairs at the Old Hairdressers.

Deadline to be included in the programme: Thursday, 15th January.

Where: Old Hairdressers, Opposite Stereo Renfield Lane, Glasgow, G2 6PH

When: Tuesday, 20th January, 7.30pm.

A big thank you to everyone who sent in their work or came along to our last event.  To hear submissions from the November programme click here

Hydram PumpLights Out Listening Group is a unique listening event that takes place in almost complete darkness.

Our next free event at the Old Hairdressers will take place on Wednesday, 5th November with proceedings kicking off around 7.30pm. Anyone is welcome to come along and listen – we have a packed programme of sound works lined up including a guest curated spot by US Transmission arts organisation, Wave Farm (who also have an imminent open call for 1-minute radio artworks – see below). We hope you’ll join us to experience some of the innovative audio creations produced by talented musicians, artists and radio producers near and far.

Where: Old Hairdressers, Opposite Stereo Renfield Lane, Glasgow, G2 6PH

When: Wednesday, 5th November, 7.30pm.

(pictured is a hydram pump on the Isle of Eigg which features in an unlikely duet with Sarah Kenchington’s water trumpet – in this month’s programme)

Opportunities:

Wave Farm and Vox Novus are looking for one-minute pieces for a special edition of 60×60 focused on Radio Art. Artists are invited to submit recorded works (created with, for, about radio and transmission) with durations of 60 seconds, to be included in the eleventh annual 60×60 project; a FM broadcast on Wave Farm’s WGXC 90.7-FM; and distributed as a Wave Farm Dispatch Series download. Sixty compositions will be selected to be played continuously in a one-hour live event and broadcast. More information at http://wgxc.org/events/11729.

posteridea001Lights Out Listening Group is a unique listening experience that takes place in almost complete darkness.

After a lengthy break Lights Out Listening Group makes an explosive return for bonfire night. We are looking for audio and radio work of all kinds for inclusion in our next event on Wednesday, 5th November. If you’d like to contribute something please get in touch or visit the About page for more details on how to submit work. The evening will be held at our regular venue upstairs at the Old Hairdressers.

Deadline to be included in the programme: Friday, 31st October, 2014.

Where: Old Hairdressers, Opposite Stereo Renfield Lane, Glasgow, G2 6PH

When: Wednesday, 5th November, 7.30pm.

A big thank you to everyone who sent in their work or came along to our last event. To hear submissions from the June programme click here

Opportunities:

Wave Farm and Vox Novus are looking for one-minute pieces for a special edition of 60×60 focused on Radio Art. Artists are invited to submit recorded works (created with, for, about radio and transmission) with durations of 60 seconds, to be included in the eleventh annual 60×60 project; a FM broadcast on Wave Farm’s WGXC 90.7-FM; and distributed as a Wave Farm Dispatch Series download. Sixty compositions will be selected to be played continuously in a one-hour live event and broadcast. More information at http://wgxc.org/events/11729.

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