Friday, 1 April 2016

The Royal Danish Mix on Radio Ouiedire





DW Robertson recently put together this sound-collage for Radio Ouiedire. Stream and download  here.

Within you will find dices and slices of the following musical nuts, tossed into relief with one another in a savoury and sweet montage, in roughly this order...


  1. 00:00:00 Claudio Monteverdi - L'Orfeo
  2. 00:00:00 John Cage - Solo for Flute, Alto Flute & Piccolo
  3. 00:02:12 Miles Davis - Spanish Key
  4. 00:02:50 Matsuo Ohno - Electronic Sound
  5. 00:05:25 Dabka - Ya Gazayal
  6. 00:08:40 Silver Apples - Cannonball Noodle
  7. 00:09:13 Conlon Nancarrow - Quartet Nr 3
  8. 00:11:05 Jacopo Peri - Euridice
  9. 00:12:30 Dastan Ensemble - Asheghaneh
  10. 00:12:53 Moondog - Ostrich Feather
  11. 00:13:30 Charles Ives - The Rock Strewn Hills
  12. 00:14:44 John Cage - Sonata No 3
  13. 00:15:35 Arnold Schoenberg - Adagio
  14. 00:19:07 Morton Feldman - The King of Denmark (Optimised)
  15. 00:24:02 Bohislav Martinu - Four Madrigals for Oboe, Clarinet & Bassoon
  16. 00:26:21 Erik Satie - Socrate
  17. 00:29:11 Igor Stravinsky - Agon
  18. 00:29:34 Tod Dockstader - 01
  19. 00:29:50 Brigitte Fontaine et Areski - Apres le Guerre
  20. 00:32:24 He Zemin & Huang Peiying - Big Idiot Buys a Pig
  21. 00:33:20 Dashiell Hedayat - Fille de l'ombre
  22. 00:34:02 Jean Michel Jarre - Eros Machine
  23. 00:35:50 Erik Satie - Furniture Music
  24. 00:36:22 Albi Ala Albak - Ataba
  25. 00:38:09 Erwin Schulhoff - Flammen
  26. 00:41:21 Morton Subotnick - The Wild Bull Part One
  27. 00:43:04 Zdenek Liska - Uncertainties
  28. 00:45:42 Sun Ra - Disco 2100
  29. 00:48:52 Gyorgy Ligeti - Musica Recerceta (Adaptation for Barrel Organ)
  30. 00:48:52 Kurt Weill - Kanonensong
  31. 00:51:26 The The - Giant
  32. 00:51:28 Gyorgy Ligeti - The Lobster Quadrille
  33. 00:53:06 Ivor Cutler - The Shapely Balloon
  34. 00:55:40 Iannis Xenakis - Diamorphoses
  35. 00:56:03 Claudio Monteverdi - Vespro Della Beata Vergine
  36. 00:56:40 The Bohman Brothers - Thairish Variations


Thursday, 17 March 2016

DW Robertson Live in Deventer


DW Robertson will be presenting a series of short performances at De Perifeer, Deventer, the Netherlands, as part of the Havenkwartier's LOS festival. More information (Dutch language) here.

Friday, 19 February 2016

Lukas Simonis & DW Robertson - Live in the Netherlands



Lukas Simonis & DW Robertson have been craftily knocking up an epic pop record, which will be cut from a series of sessions resulting in 29 songs. They will be performing a selection of songs from this record at a small series of dates in the Netherlands.

February 26-27-28 ROTTERDAM Ocw
March 3 LEIDEN Vrijplaats 
March 4 ROTTERDAM Koffie en Ambacht

Collateral Damage in The Wire magazine

DW Robertson recently contributed (in an article co-written by Thea Martin) the Collateral Damage section for The Wire magazine, on the ups and downs of being an internet artist, and consequently giving up the "Ergo Phizmiz" identity.

The article recently appeared online. Read it here

Wednesday, 9 December 2015

Europe Mini Tour December 2015

That's right....

Hectoliter - Place du Samedi 17, 1000 Brussels - 10th

Olympic Cafe - 20 Rue Le on, 75018, Paris
 

L'Ecurie - Rue de Montbrillant 14, Geneve - 12th

Tuesday, 3 November 2015

European Tour December 2015


Sonora Mystery


Broadcasting on 6th November 2015 on Bayerischer Rundfunk, "Sonora Mystery", a fantasia on the life and work of visionary artist Charles A.A. Dellschau, by D.W. Robertson, combining fact, conjecture, and melodrama with a musical score and original songs.

Written & Composed by D.W. Robertson

Sound-Designs by Andrew Dickinson & D.W. Robertson

Script edited by Thea Martin

Performed by Michael Malak, Selina Bloechlinger, Thea Martin, and D.W. Robertson

Produced by Katarina Agathos for Bayerischer Rundfunk