‘The Beautiful Cosmos of Ivor Cutler’ (Radio Play)

Listen again to ‘The Beautiful Cosmos of Ivor Cutler’ until 3 August 2016

Originally broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on 3 July 2016.
iPlayer Radio link – http://bbc.in/28SRN9u

The Band: James Fortune, Jo Apps, Nick Pynn, Pete Flood and Ed Gaughan.
Music recorded and mixed by Julian Simmons at DIN Sound.

Adaptation for radio by Sandy Grierson and Matt Thompson
Musical Director James Fortune
Director Matt Thompson
Rockethouse Productions Ltd.

Fiona Brice – Dallas (Video)

The brand new video for ‘Dallas’ by Fiona Brice from the forthcoming album ‘Postcards From’ (Bella Union, June 2016) has just premiered c/o The Line of Best Fit, where it is also song of the day.

Check out the piece and read a Q&A with Fiona at TLOBF here.

Barn Swallow EP (Mixed by Julian Simmons)

The new self titled EP by Barn Swallow is out now (iTunes / Spotify)
Produced by Barn Swallow | Mixed by Julian Simmons

Lead track ‘North Swallow’ is featured in Videos of the Week for w/c 2 May at Les In Rocks Lab here.

Roy Harper – 75th Birthday Tour (Arr. by Fiona Brice)

Roy Harper has just announced his 75th Birthday Tour for September 2016 with string and brass arrangements by Fiona Brice.

The tour kicks off at Birmingham Symphony Hall on 7 September and takes in Bridgwater Hall (Manchester, 9/9), Royal Festival Hall (London, 12/9) and Usher Hall (Edinburgh, 17/9).

Here is ‘January Man’ from Roy’s album ‘Man & Myth’ (strings arranged by Fiona Brice).

‘The Black Farmer’ TV Ad (Music Producer Julian Simmons)


New advert for The Black Farmer, freshly premiered on Channel 4.
“Acclaimed director pulls out all the stops for this 2-minute piece of visual slam poetry” Campaign UK
 
Director – Tony Kaye | Agency – Big Eyes
Music Producer & Composer – Julian Simmons

Read Director Tony Kaye’s interview with Campaign here.

Fiona Brice – Debut Album Announcement

‘Postcards From’, the debut solo album by Fiona Brice, is being released on Bella Union records on 3rd June 2016.

Featuring 10 instrumental tracks written on location and performed by Fiona Brice with Vicky Matthews on cello, the album was produced by Fiona and Julian Simmons who also carried out mixing duties.

Fiona Brice – Website | Facebook | Soundcloud | Instagram | YouTube

Listen to ‘Berlin’ – the first track from the album – via the soundcloud below or go here.