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Phill Niblock and Thomas Ankersmit to tour Japan, Ankersmit recording new work on vintage synths

To mark ten years of collaboration Thomas Ankersmit and Phill Niblock are going on tour in Japan. They play a seres of dates across Japan in September, the first a show with Jim O'Rourke at Tokyo's SuperDeluxe (6 September). Other dates run as follows: Sendai Mediatheque (8 September), Kyoto Metro (14 September), Osaka Conpass (15 September), Gifu IAMAS (16 September), Tokyo Tama Art University (17 September), Tokyo Musashino Art University (19 September), Tokyo Geidai (20 September). Ankersmit is currently in Germany, working on new multi channel pieces for Serge and Buchla synthesizers, as part of a ZKM residency. He plays Karlsruhe ZKM on 11 July, and Freiburg E-Werk on 14 July. More details and ticket links for shows here.