Late Junction Festival Day Two

This is Not This Heat + CURL + O Yama O

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BBC Radio 3’s Late Junction continues its first festival with this genre-defying evening of live music, featuring O Yama O, CURL and This Is Not This Heat.

It's a lineup that animates what the radio show does best, with a programme unified by a shared sense of artistic adventure. Headlining is This Is Not This Heat, the pioneering cult band led by Charles Hayward and Charles Bullen. Elsewhere, there’s CURL, the collective featuring Mica Levi, Coby Sey and Brother May, among others. Kicking off the night is O Yama O, the musical project formed by London-based visual artists Rie Nakajima and Keiko Yamamoto, joined by David Cunningham, continuing a collaboration from their recent album.

Late Junction is the flagship experimental music programme on BBC Radio 3 and BBC Sounds, with everything from Russian sound art to free jazz and Chicago footwork. The festival will feature live versions of the programme’s Collaboration Session, plus a live Late Junction Mixtape for the gathered audience.

This performance will begin promptly at the advertised start time and running time will be confirmed closer to the event.

As a guide, please note that events usually finish by 11pm at the latest.

Please note that this event is 16+, under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.

BBC Radio 3 Late Junction Festival produced by the Barbican in association with Reduced Listening

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