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Review of 30.03.2018 on Bristol 24/7

“Given Jake McMurchie’s ongoing obsession with obscure science and cosmology it’s somehow appropriate that, like a wandering comet, his futuristic Michelson Morley project appears every couple of years, shines for a brief period and then sadly drifts off to obscurity. …
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Posted April 17, 2018

4 star review in Jazzwise magazine

“Michelson Morley’s spacious, menacing avant jazztronica … With Michelson Morley, jazz in the age of the electroacoustic loop is in safe hands.” **** Selwyn Harris, Jazzwise magazine, July 2016 Read in full

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Posted June 27, 2016

Rehearsals

Not sure what the fish thought of it…

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Posted June 14, 2016

We will be at Manchester Jazz Festival 2016

Very pleased that we will be part of the Manchester Jazz Festival this year, which is running with the theme of “Rethink Jazz”. We will be playing at the Hobgoblin Festival Pavilion on Sunday 24 July at 5pm. More info …
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Posted May 20, 2016

gravitational waves and album 2 both detected

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Posted February 16, 2016

Michelson Morley signs to Babel Label

We are very pleased to announce that our second album will be released in Spring of 2016 on Babel Label. With a working title of “Strange Courage” the album features some material honed during last year’s tour promoting our first …
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Posted November 24, 2015

Photos from our recent gig at the Kings Head in Cirencester

Photos courtesy Steve Fearn and Brewery Jazz

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Posted April 29, 2015

What people have said about Michelson Morley

“It’s like being run down by a rubber fire engine, piloted by the lovechild of Jan Garbarek and Roger Waters. With Roland Kirk clanging the bell.” Steve Kibble, friend of Marsden Jazz Festival Paul Bream, Schmazz/Jazz North East “When I started …
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Posted April 28, 2015

album 2 in progress

Michelson Morley, augmented by guitar maestro dan messore, has returned to the studio to being work on its second studio album. We’re back in Jim Barr’s Bristol-based J and J Studio and have recorded a full album’s worth of music …
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Posted September 23, 2014

Taking Off feature in September Jazzwise

Michelson Morley is featured in this month’s edition of Jazzwise magazine in a Taking Off feature…

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Posted September 1, 2014

Video from Live at The Cube

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Posted May 21, 2014

Review of our launch at The Cube

“… the confident fearlessness of the players seeming capable of taking things afresh every time.” Bristol 24/7 Read in full

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Posted May 9, 2014

Loop the Loop

Creative adventures inspired by books: A series of events, providing high quality participatory arts experiences to St Ives library visitors (including One Stop Shop). This two week project is designed to highlight the library’s strength as a hub for cultural …
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Posted April 21, 2014

Collaboration with film-maker Jo Mayes

We’ve been working with experimental film-maker Jo Mayes who has taken our music and used it to produce 3 short studies, as well as a short film to accompany Cross-stream roundtrip time (featured on the homepage). Jo Mayes is a …
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Jazz Services touring support

We’re very happy to be able to announce that Jazz Services have chosen us for touring support from their National Touring Support Scheme for our tour in April/May/June. Thanks to Anne, John, Chris at Jazz Services support and all on …
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Posted February 13, 2014

Interview with Marlbank

I was recently interview by the excellent online music magazine Marlbank. Here’s the interview in full…

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Posted January 8, 2014

Broadcast on Radio 3’s Late Junction

Nick Luscombe played Cross-stream Roundtrip Time on Late Junction last night. Our first broadcast on national radio! www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03h3tfy

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Posted November 13, 2013