Now Then: Florence (extract)
An extract from Jessie Lawson’s podcast series, Now Then, that shares the stories of people who are over 70 years old. This is Florence’s story. Hear the full episode and more here
To mark its 40th anniversary, Kraftwerk’s pioneering Radio-Activity album has been revisited and re-imagined by a Anglo-French trio: Matthew Bourne along with composer Franck Vigroux and visual artist Antoine Schmitt.
Drawing on their diverse backgrounds in jazz and improvisation, electronic composition and visual installation, Bourne, Vigroux and Schmitt’s Radioland project turns the original album inside out, using analogue synths and electronics intensified by some striking live video work.
Friday 20th March at Village Underground as part of the Convergence Festival
and then on tour at Bristol Colston Hall on Sat 21st March, Exeter Phoenix Sun 22nd March, The Stables Milton Keynes Mon 23 March.