Thursday 25 January 2018

Making up for some lost time I will be updating in full very soon. Meantime here is the fabulous lowdown for today's edition of|The Outerglobe on worldwide and 104.4FM/DAB Londonwide between 6,30-7,30pm UK time I must apologise for the appearance of this page - due to severe computer problems - I just wanted to get the info out for you in time.

Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. Video Jam combine original film and live music and were commissioned to respond to The Barbican’s ‘Basquiat Boom for Real’ for their event 'Video Jam x Basquiat'. Curator Shereena Perrera joins Debbie to discuss their process alongside filmmaker Topher Campbell and soundscapist Dan Leavers aka Danalogue.. For more info see  [Repeat Tuesday 6am]

Shereen Perera co-founder Video Jam in Manchester and co-curator of ideo Jam x Basquiat which is the final vent as part of Basquiat Boom for Real the tremendous and surprisingly first full exhinition of Jean Michel Basquiat's art works in UK. Video Jam respond to creative arts stimulus combining film, live music and visuals. On this occasion they have commissioned filmmakers from New York and London and linked them with risk taking musicians        

Topher Campbell whose film Fetish explores black male identity, As a Black man in the streets, Fetish is both positioned by othering and places himself in a world of looking, power, strength, harassment, fashion, sexual objectification, invisibility, visibility, admiration, CCTV, selfies, vulnerability, humour, performance, protest, danger, violence and humour. Topher Campbell's company rukus Federation seeks the best Black Gay Lesbian, Bisexual,  and Transexual artists and is building a related BGLBT archive

Dan Leavers aka Danalogue  a synth player and saxophonist working out of Total Refreshment Centre, London  worked closely with his paired filmmaker ruffmercy creating to create 'a new sonic space that resonates with the bombastic intensity and colour that I perceive within the fabric of Basquiat’s incredible works'

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