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For all future CSSA events please see our sonic arts gallery site The Auricle.

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Sonic Arts Festival

The Cantabrian Society of Sonic Artists Inc. in partnership with Christchurch City Council’s Ever Evolving Events presents: Audacious Festival of Sonic Arts Christchurch Ōtautahi, New Zealand Saturday & Sunday 1-2 March 2014 Navigate the city by ear at Canterbury’s first

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Mr Sterile Assembly

Mr Sterile Assembly (Wellington) Regressor The Bullitts Darkroom, 336 St Asaph St, Christchurch NZ, Friday 13 September The last time mr sterile Assembly attempted to play in the Garden City, March 11 2011, the show became cancelled as forces much

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Zac Keiller (Aus) & Peter Wright (Lytt)

Sunday, April 14, 2013 8:00pm in UTC+12 The Borderline Ballroom presents an evening of avant-guitars with Zac Keiller is an Australian musician discovering new and unique sonic textures from one of the most overused and unimaginatively approached instruments in Western

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ALEXANDER TUCKER w/Delaney Davidson, Rangi Ranga

Thursday, December 13, 2012 8:00pm in UTC+13 The Borderline Ballroom recommends: ALEXANDER TUCKER (UK) Hailed by The Wire as an ‘avant folk genius’, psychedelic outsider artist Alexander Tucker has been creating his distinctly British song cycles for many years, released

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Wednesday, December 12, 2012 8:00pm in UTC+13 ‘Imbogodom’s music can feel like walking inside a strange house at night and finding yourself momentarily startled by the sound of your own breath. Equal parts psych-folk songsmithery and musique concrète’ – Pitchfork

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This is not Keith

Saturday, November 17, 2012 8:30pm in UTC+13 In the absence of Keith Fullerton Whitman, who cancelled his tour due to visa delays caused by Hurricane Sandy, Altmusic and The Borderline Ballroom in conjunction with the Physics Room, will be throwing

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Borderline Basement 2.0

Friday, June 8, 2012 8:00pm in UTC+12 The Roastery Come celebrate our 5th birthday at the Roastery. It’s also the Lyttelton Festival of Lights so there’ll be fireworks, mulled wine, and food around to accompany our sonic revelry. Your noise-makers

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Old Growth Cola (Bris)/Van Halo (Chch)/ Teen Haters (Lytt)

Saturday, February 11, 2012 8:00pm until 11:00pm The Borderline Ballroom presents Old Growth Cola (Bris)/Van Halo (Chch)/ Teen Haters (Lytt) & Borderline DJ Stanier Black-Five Free Old Growth Cola Brisbane based Old Growth Cola bring their whimsical brand of experimental

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Malcolm Riddoch & Stanier Black-Five, Kikkawa/Scowen, Adam Willetts

Friday, December 2, 2011 8:00pm until 11:00pm With a bill spanning lo-fi noise pop to electroacoustics, industrial musique concrete to damaged ambient folk, the Borderline Ballroom is back with an exciting bill of experimentalism, featuring Malcolm Riddoch (Perth) & Stanier

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