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Inland 10/11/16. Overtone Ensemble CD Launch

The last (and only) Overtone Ensemble Ensemble show for the year is our CD launch at Inland this Thursday night. We’ll be using new instruments I’ve built (“Doppler Rods”: rotating versions of the vibrissa which produce a pitch shift/tremolo effect, … Continue reading

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Cyclic Selects – 10 Favourite Tracks

I was asked by Cyclic Defrost to select 10 favourite tracks. This task proved to be far more difficult than I expected. There were a a lot of favourite and influential pieces that I just couldn’t fit in. You can see what … Continue reading

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Overtone Ensemble Album on Important Records

The Overtone Ensemble’s debut album is coming out via Important Records. I’m very excited to be in the same company as esteemed drone and experimental acts such as Ellen Fullman, Duane Pitre, Harry Bertoia, Catherine Christer Hennix and many more. … Continue reading

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Berlin September 2015

I had a great time in Berlin and played a number of shows using the vibrissa. Solo shows at Auxx, Studio Acht and Madame Claudes went well. I also did a group performance at Sowieso with Emilio Gordoa, Adam Pultz, … Continue reading

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Make It Up Club 22/08/15

Make It Up Club Bar Open, 317 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy 8:30 pm, $5/$10 Tim Catlin – Vibrissa  and Michael McNab – Percussion plus Judith Hamann and Wölfetone

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Slow Coach Conduit 20/08/15

  Conduit Arts 83 Brunswick St, Fitzroy 8.30pm, $10 Tim Catlin- Vibrissa Reuben Lewis – Trumpet Ronny Ferella – Percussion http://www.reubenlewis.com/ http://ronnyferella.com/ plus Maddogg Morgan + Jim Denley Jim Denley (Syd) – Saxophone Jon Heilbron – Double Bass Andy Butler – Keys … Continue reading

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Conduit Arts 25/06/15

12 dog cycle presents sound improvisations with evolving combinations determined in the course of playing… -free and fixed reeds, rods, strings, percussion and breath- Rosalind Hall, Nigel Brown, Tim Catlin, Dave Brown, Michael McNab, Alice Hui-Sheng Chang 8pm Thurs 25th June 2015 at Conduit Arts, 83 Brunswick … Continue reading

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“Whorls” out now.

“Whorls” is the third collaboration between myself and Rutger Zuydervelt (Machinefabriek). Out now on heavyweight vinyl via Low Point. Available direct from myself and via Bandcamp (soon). Initial recordings by me of acoustic and electric guitars, acoustic synth guitar, avian guitar, bowed … Continue reading

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The Overtone Ensemble – Strange Neighbour Gallery 26/04/15

First Overtone Ensemble show for the year. Sunday April 26 4-7 pm. Strange Neighbour Gallery, 395 Gore Street, Fitzroy, 3065.

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Recording again with Machinefabriek

I’m currently working on some recordings with Dutch musician Machinefabriek. This will be our third album together.. I’ve recorded quite a bit of bowed piano as well as some Vibrissa and bowed acoustic guitar. Next up will be some recordings of my … Continue reading

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