Screening: Test One at Let The Film Do The Talking
Our music video Test One (from our EP Sono) has a third screening, at Let The Film Do The Talking at Cafe Mode in Covent Garden, London - Thursday 4 October at 7pm. Allevents.in/London: Let The Film Do The Talking
Live Performance: OSHA at Bournemouth Fringe
We are performing on Saturday 4 October at OSHA, a one night event spread across four venues at Bournemouth Fringe. For more info see the Facebook page: Facebook: MF at OSHA
Underground music blog Raised By Gypsies have reviewed Sono, our recently released EP.
"Somewhere between ambient and In Utero".
RaisedByGypsies.com: Sono Review
Sono, a Magnetic Foragers EP
Our new audio-only EP Sono is now available to buy on Bandcamp. Available as both a six track digital album (with 11-page PDF booklet), and limited edition cassette with a hand printed cover.
The cassette version includes a bonus track plus a live session on the B side.
Visible Bits, Audible Bytes
Four video art pieces from MF are screening this Wednesday at Visible Bits, Audible Bytes, an event exploring
the relationship between sound and image at Leicester's Phoenix Cinema Art Cafe Bar. We have contributed three AV tracks from
our album Field Studies, plus an exclusive showing of Test One, a music video from our forthcoming audio-only EP.
Live Performance: The Kings Arms, Salford
We are excited to announce that we will be supporting US-European band Feeding Fingers on one of two UK dates as part of their "Occupant 2014" tour of Europe and the US, on Saturday 26 April in Salford, Manchester. Also playing are Nottingham's The Death Notes
Feeding Fingers have released four albums and amassed a considerable following throughout Europe and the US. We are very much looking forward to opening the evening for them.
Tickets and info
Parting, a Multidisciplinary Stage Show
Tom has contributed three video art pieces to Parting, a performance devised and directed by composers Effy and Litha Efthymiou. Developed alongside clinical psychologist Dr. Vaughan Bell, the show explores the experience of psychosis from the point of view of those living with it.
Parting will be performed at Kings Place, London on Sunday 16 March. For more info and tickets click here.
Field Studies now available from Bandcamp
Performance at In The Woods Festival
Field Studies Album Launch
We are delighted to announce that the launch of our visual album Field Studies will take place on Saturday 17 August at Ventnor Fringe Festival on the Isle of Wight, with an hour-long AV performance.
The Fringe takes place throughout the town of Ventnor in the South of the Isle of Wight, showcasing established and emerging talent from various disciplines. Watch the Field Studies launch trailer and find out more from the festival's website at vfringe.co.uk
Tom Brown at Making Tracks XL
MF's Tom Brown is one of five video artists to perform alongside The Cabinet of Living Cinema in a groundbreaking event that fuses live music with moving image at Rich Mix, London.
More info and tickets: whirlygigcinema.com/events/making-tracks-12
Screening at Kino London
Desk: Free MP3 Download
We have released "Desk", a new free MP3 over on our Downloads page.
Accustomed To Failure: New Live Rehearsal Video
A recent rehearsal session. Collapsing buildings, moving light paintings, memories of suburban afternoons and a bleak but peaceful seashore complement noisy drones, guitar and autoharp, and abstracted loops reminiscent of church bells.
Caves: Inner Space Free EP
James Allard has released a free seven-track EP as Caves, his solo music project. Download it from record label Bassy Bass Productions.
Happy New Year
Happy new year from Magnetic Foragers. We have updated the site with a new page, Other Work. Here you can view some other Magnetic Foragers releases you may have previously missed.
Live Sessions on Soundcloud
Audio from several of our rehearsal sessions can be found on our Soundcloud page. If you have a Soundcloud profile, subscribe to us for updates on there.
Field Studies: Fragment_04 Now Online
Our album is nearing completion, and the fourth fragment has been released. It can be viewed along with the others on the Field Studies page.
Feeding Fingers: My Imagined House (Music Video)
The music video directed and animated by Tom Brown for US/Germany band Feeding Fingers is now on Vimeo and Youtube.
Tom Brown on the music video:
Justin Curfman's Blog 31/05/11
"Shallows" by Jonathan Shipley: Caves Remix
Field Studies: Fragment_03 now online
Mono Reel, the third fragment from our visual album is now online. Watch it on the Field Studies page.
Field Studies: Fragment_02 now online
The second in the series of fragments from our work in progress visual album Field Studies can be viewed on the Field Studies page.
Tom directing music video for Feeding Fingers
Tom is to direct and animate a music video for Germany-based band Feeding Fingers. The song is titled My Imagined House, taken from the band's recently released third album Detach Me From My Head. Listen to it and read the full press release here: