Band Of Holy Joy's City Of Tales double cassette is expanding into a sprawling project taking in music, text and video. The double cassette, released at the beginning of the year on Exotic Pylon, has been extended into a number of YouTube video pieces, a performance with large scale projections titled An Abject Bloc Party, plus a monthly pamphlet containing news, stories and event announcements.
Johnny Brown has also been integrating pieces from City Of Tales into his weekly Resonance FM radio show. The plan is for the project to eventually culminate in a song based play. Updates at bandofholyjoy.co.uk.
An Abject Bloc Party takes place at Limehouse Town Hall on 22 June. More details on the performance here, and watch a video below.