THE CULT OF THE ENDORPHIN IS IN LOVE WITH THIS MEGA EVENT!
THERE WILL BE PLENTIFUL NATURAL HIGHS ON OFFER AND LIKE THE CULT OF THE ENDORPHIN, JOE MEEK WORKED UP MANY AMAZING CONCOCTIONS ON THE HOLLOWAY ROAD!
Welcome to Meeksville celebrates the work of Joe Meek, pioneering and influential record producer, a few minutes away from the building where he lived, worked and produced a string of innovative hit records at 304 Holloway Road. Although well known in underground and music circles Joe Meek is a little known figure to many of those who pass his old studio every day, a building that was an experimental hit-factory for seven years and was visited by musicians such as Jimmy Page, David Bowie, Tom Jones and Gene
The 50th anniversary on the 4th October 2012 of Telstar, Meek’s most recognisable and commercially successful work, reaching the top of the UK charts affords a one-off opportunity to re-evaluate his importance and celebrate his achievements.
Join us for a special night of music, film, art and performance featuring :
The Triumphs…The UK's top Joe Meek Tribute Band Playing RGM Classics
The Lost Sound Project…Stirring up Sounds from the Ether
HEAR THE ORIGINAL CLAVIOLINE FROM TELSTAR PLAYED LIVE!
Rare screening of the Telstar Scopitone Flm
Performance Art and Special Guests
a SURPRISE VISUAL SPECTACULAR!
Free Entry....all welcome!
This event is supported by Arts Council England, AIR at Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design and Islington Council.