Sunday, 12 May 2013
We are playing at Brighton's
prestigious Phoenix Arts
in a special,
celebratory evening called
Shaking the Shelf
as part of an amazing exhibition of Artist Books,
(including quite a few by me)
There are some other really interesting
performances/ artists playing
as well as Bones & The Aft including the
amazing Hamilton Yarns
and Jackie Batey of Damp Flat Books fame
tickets are only £5.00
and you can get them
in advance on this link..
they are limited and might sell out so do it now!!
Sunday, 5 May 2013
Album launch Gig at Tulse Hill Tavern
Lovely people running venue,
warm, kind and friendly...thank you
Lovely audience too,
Thanks for coming and spending
your hard earned dosh
This is Jerkcurb...
a fantastic, evocative set from
one so young and talented...
he'll go far this boy.....
Sunday, 28 April 2013
So its nearly upon us....
the costumes have been stitched,
the books have been glued
and the screens painted.
....the launch of Liver & Lights No 49.
The Ear:Bones & The Aft
May 4th Tulse Hill Tavern, 150 Norwood Rd, SE24
8 pm support from Jerkcurb
Be lovely to see you all there...
Monday, 15 April 2013
Looking back through my cupboards I came across some drawings from previous Liver and Lights
publications...This one from is from The Yellow Moon In Brockwell Park...(No 37?)
This is Fat Shazzer, From the Billyman..
L&L No. 9...1989 -so long ago!!
Various..photographed at the Camberwell House Gallery Exhibition a few years ago. From left to right they are: 100 books (No.23), Cuthbert
-The Border Saint (No.15. 1990) and Hank's magic bottle from No 8 (The One True G'Love...Soake Opera...1988)
My shed...an unpublished drawing from 2002
(I think...I lose count....)...a current live favourite
Finally....a reminder that Liver & Lights No 49:
The Ear, bones & the aft's long awaited debut album will be launched with trumpets and great vivollity on May 4th at aforesaid venue with magical support from the internationally talented next big thing
Monday, 25 March 2013
below is a link to the soundcloud file
of the first track on the new,
indeed, the first, bones & the aft album,
the 159 from Streatham Hill etc:
advance notice of the
Launch Party Gig
with special guest, the former Dik Oooze
Saturday, 23 March 2013
Wednesday, 20 March 2013
Here it is the number one, the first born, hot off the press Liver & Lights No 49, THE EAR, bones & the aft's debut album, hand-made in an initial edition of only 200 and containing the following oft heard, seldom heard and never heard tracks:
2. Bromley South
3. Kings X
5. Stale Biscuits
9. Skellington Bones
and a whole book with all the lyrics and
some illusttrations and explanations
and some rubber stampings
and a new and updated highly perusable Family Tree.
If you want to order one
before the official Launch Party on May 4th,
there are some left but not many and
they are £10.00 plus £2.00 postage:
payable by Paypal to: hanksoake @gmail.com
or cheque payable to:
Liver & Lights
229 Railton Rd,