Rewire Online Edition 2021
Today sees the launch of Rewire 2021. This online edition will feature specially commissioned musical works, remote collaborations, and world premieres, presented by Carhartt WIP.
Running from May 6 to 9, the international festival, known for its experimental approach to music, will play out over four different channels, with a series of projects and formats demonstrating the multitude of ways that artists have been creating while under lockdown restrictions.
The line-up features more than 70 artists, showcasing a variety of musical styles and visual ideas, in both live and pre-recorded formats. On the bill is French musician Félicia Atkinson and British filmmaker Ben Rivers, presenting the world premiere of their first immersive audiovisual collaboration. Also: Australian leftfield electronic duo CS + Kreme present their first moving image work, which sees them team up with Italian visual artist and director Alessandra Leone. Additionally, Japanese psychedelic drone folk sensation Satomimagae, Amsterdam-based ambient dervish Jonny Nash, and Norwegian electronic duo Smerz will perform.
Check out the full program here and tune in for four days of eclectic, experimental works.