New album news

We are very pleased to announce that there will be a new Untied Knot album in 2017, mixing is in the final stages and we are looking for a friendly label to release it.

In other news, RIM ACD will be appearing at Sonic Imperfections‘ Xmas Special at The Montague Arms, Queens Road, London SE15 on 13/12/16. More details here.
Nigel is also working on a setting of an extract from Finnegans Wake to music for the Waywords and Meansigns project. More about this to follow…



RIM ACD “Tone Generator” CD-R

Now available from Bandcamp for only £4



The Next Station is Old Street

Underground map
Cities and Memory
launched the first ever sound map of London Underground today, The Next Station.
Nigel participated in this project by contributing a mix drawn from field recordings supplied by the organiser Stuart Fowkes. The resulting recording, titled “Old Street Decelerator” can be found here


RIM ACD in Bradford and Lancaster

Nigel will be performing a RIM ACD electronics set at Fuse Art Space in Bradford on Saturday 17th September 2016 (replacing the The Untied Knot appearance previously announced), also playing Isnaj Dui. 8pm, entry £4.

RIM ACD will also appear on Sunday 18th September at The Gregson Centre, 33 Moorgate, Lancaster LA1 3PY on a bill with improvising trio Grew, Blezard & Simpson. Entry £3.




Rummaging Open Jack Takeover! 29/6/16

Nigel and Sonic Imperfections cohort Ian Faragher took part in this night of mayhem hosted by Henry Collins and Robin Foster on 29th June 2016.

Including participation in a performance of Michael Shaw’s “Feedback – A Score For Two or More Mobile Phones” and as part of the Rummaging Orchestra.

Thanks to everyone who came along and all performers for a massively fun night!



RIM ACD at MK Gallery 2/6/16

bombshop logo

In more live madness, Nigel’s solo electronics project RIM ACD is a last minute addition to the bill for the Bomb Shop Session at MK Gallery (900 Midsummer Blvd, Milton Keynes MK9 3QA) on Thursday 2nd June 2016.


Brighton, Splitting the Atom 19/6/16

We are very excited to be playing in Brighton at SPLITTING THE ATOM XXXII at The Green Door Store, Lower Goods Yard, Brighton Train Station, Brighton BN1 4FQ courtesy of Lost Property on Sunday 19th June 2016. We will be on shortly after 6pm.

Splitting the atom 19-6-16


PennyBlackMusic review “Description of a Flame”

A rather charming review of “Description of a Flame” by Keith How at PennyBlackMusic. Thanks Keith!


“Natural Velocity” on BBC6 Music

Gideon Coe 2-3-16
Thanks to Gideon Coe for playing “Natural Velocity” on his BBC6 Music show on 1/3/16.



Cargo Records





We are pleased to announce that our albums are now available in a range of UK and US retailers courtesy of leading independent distributors Cargo Records.