slate pipe banjo draggers remix work

a new album of slate pipe banjo draggers remix work from 2004-2017 is now available on bandcamp. it features remixed and re-imagined music by artists such as Queen, Duran Duran, Whitney Houston, Bjork, All Saints and Hot Chocolate. It can be listened to below as well as on the music page. A film of the most recent remix of Hot Chocolate’s ‘Emelie’ can be watched below too.



sounding DIY exhibition, chalton gallery

coppertouch makenoise item, along with accompanying deconstructed distortion pedal and amplifier, will be on display at the chalton gallery, kings cross, london. private view 19 april 6-9pm. exhibition finishes saturday 22nd with live performance 6pm.  come down and have a look and a listen. 




april live performances

the slate pipe banjo draggers will be performing two different sets at two live performances with Mowgli during april. one will be a no computer set at the desolate live night on the 13th at the Victoria in walthamstowe. And on the 27th April there will be a performance of the improvised set named Mariskao as part of the latest VJ London night at New River Studios




full performance from new river studios

watch the full performance of mowgli and the slate pipe banjo draggers playing an improvised no-computer set for cos chapman’s open jack takeover at new river studios which took place on 1st feb 2017. filmed, recorded and edited by ellis gardiner


footage from meetup @ the docks studios – dalston, london 29 january 2017

below is footage from the improvised mariskao performance by mowgli and the slate pipe banjo draggers from the meetup event @ the docks studios in dalston on 29 January 2017



upcoming live performances 2017


the slate pipe banjo draggers will be performing live wth VJ Mowgli in the first half of 2017 at the following events and venues :

29th jan – meetup events @ total refreshment centre, hackney, london

1st feb – cos chapman’s open jack @ new river studios, london

5th mar – electronic netwerk @ vinyl deptford, london

31st mar – electric nights festival, athens, greece




full performance footage from test card manchester

watch and listen below to the full performance of mariskao by mowgli and the slate pipe banjo draggers live at the november edition of test card at Texture, Manchester.  all footage edited and mastered by mowgli, yes



slate pipe banjo draggers new album with limited edition cassette

the slate pipe banjo draggers have released a new collection of music and sounds which is a culmination of sounds collected and manipulated over the last three years. it is called sedimenters and can be listened to on the music page. it can be streamed for free, can be bought digitally for five quids or can be bought in the format of a cassette for eight quids. links to videos for some of the pieces can be watched there too. many thanks to claire pettifor for the crab artwork and also to all who where involved in the recordings, either knowingly or unknowingly


sedimenters cover



prime bolus live footage

some live footage of prime bolus mritrusion from the london is dead event organised by vjlondon at the dissenters chapel can be viewed in a video report below, along with footage from the other artists. film by luigi rizzo, many thanks



cow foot and snail new recordings

a new collaborative album of recordings by the cow foot and snail project has recently been completed. the album is called harvests and can be listened to below and also on the collaborations page