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The Comet is Coming is the soundtrack to an imagined apocalypse.
In the aftermath of widespread sonic destruction what sounds
remain? Who will lead the survivors to new sound worlds? Who will
chart the new frontier?
In a warehouse somewhere in london 2013 a meeting would take
place between three musical cosmonauts. They would pool their
energies to build a vessel powerful enough to transport any party
into outer space. Shabaka Hutchings (Sons of Kemet, Melt Yourself
Down), Danalogue and Betamax (Soccer96).
Together they chart a path based on the encoded language of Sun Ra, Frank Zappa,
Jimi Hendrix and the BBC Radiophonic Workshops from which the band's name emerged.
It is after the end of the world, the stage is a spacecraft, the mic is
an accelerator. brace yourself for The Comet is Coming.