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Re: Haiku Salut

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Re: Haiku Salut

Post by ian » Tue Jul 07, 2015 17:23

Here's the second single...their first with vocals!

https://soundcloud.com/hdif/haiku-salut ... -not-parts

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Re: Haiku Salut

Post by sweepingthenation » Thu Jun 15, 2017 18:05

Haiku Salut vs Public Service Broadcasting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWvK7Uffmts

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Re: Haiku Salut

Post by tonieee » Thu Jun 15, 2017 19:35

Haiku Salut are doing the music for a thing about Ada Lovelace that sounds cool. There's a kickstarter to fund it:

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1354386036/ada

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Re: Haiku Salut

Post by holyzombiejesus » Sat Jul 08, 2017 01:35

sweepingthenation wrote:
Thu Jun 15, 2017 18:05
Haiku Salut vs Public Service Broadcasting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWvK7Uffmts
God, I hate PSB. I think they might be my most hated band. They've only gone and knocked Jamiroquai off his perch.

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Re: Haiku Salut

Post by ian » Mon Jul 24, 2017 21:01

Haiku are doing a Christmas Lamp Show in London this year.

http://www.howdoesitfeel.co.uk/hdiflive.html

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Re: Haiku Salut

Post by ian » Wed Jun 06, 2018 18:08

At long last, it's time for the third Haiku Salut album!

The band have signed to PRAH Records, the electronica/neo-classical label run by Stephen from Moshi Moshi, and the new record is out on Sept 7th. In the meantime, they've just released the first song from the record. It kicks off with a manipulation of a NASA recording of pulses emitted by lightning - like all the hits do these days - and also features the Glastonbury Brass band, alongside Haiku's usual mixture of accordions, glitches, glockenspiels, theramins, loopery and laptoppery. You can take a listen here:

https://soundcloud.com/haikusalut/coldtocrackthestones

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Re: Haiku Salut

Post by ian » Fri Jun 22, 2018 17:12

Lamp show tour in Sept/October, if you fancy seeing the band with the dancing lamps.

Thurs 20th Sep - Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds
Fri 21st Sep - The Great Eastern, Glasgow
Sat 22nd Sep - More Music, Morecambe
Thurs 27th Sep - Deaf Institute, Manchester
Fri 28th Sep - Wirksworth Town Hall
Sat 29th Sep - Nottingham Contemporary
Tues 2nd Oct - The Cube, Bristol
Wed 3rd Oct - Hard of Hearing Centre, Oxford
Thurs 4th Oct - Norwich Arts Centre
Fri 5th Oct – St John On Bethnal Green, London
Sat 6th Oct – The Haunt, Brighton

More info here - http://www.haikusalut.com/liveshows/

They're also doing a gig in Newcastle on August 10th featuring robots. Robots!

"The trio will be taking part in The Hexagon Experiment at the Centre For Life in Newcastle on August the 10th where they will be exploring creativity in the age of robotics and artificial intelligence.

There will be a Haiku Salut vs The Robots collaborative performance with the Robot Orchestra who shot to fame on the BBC documentary "Can A Robot Replace Ed Sheeran?". They will also be presenting their latest experiments with self-playing instruments. Haiku Salut’s Sophie Barkerwood will then be joined in conversation by the University of Manchester’s Professor Danielle George, the creator of the Robot Orchestra project."

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