Sheesham, Lotus & ‘Son

New CD in collaboration with Lathe Revival coming soon

For 7 hot summer days in July 2015 we crammed ourselves into an unlikely recording studio; a changing room of an outdoor swimming pool in Skegness. With the 1938 Presto recording lathe on…

Summer Tyne Festival 2015

Friday 17 to Sunday 19 July 2015, round and about Sage Gateshead

Details to be announced but we will be there recording music for your pleasure (and ours).


Friday 19th to Sunday 21st June 2015

Unfortunately this event has been cancelled. However there will be a jamboree event on in The Cluny Newcastle on the Saturday night ( 20th June) with Hatz Fitz & Cara, Bluebell Cajun Band,…

House of the Black Gardenia

15 June 2015

This will be a first for us. Recording a full band with… Drums Double bass or sousaphone depending on the song Piano Banjo Trumpet Trombone Clarinet Vocals Washboard Results of this challenging recording…

Doggone Daddies

Saturday 23 May 2015, Josephs in Sunderland

Recording Doggone Daddies before their gig at Josephs  in Sunderland Bio from the band’s Facebook page “Phil Johnston and Danny Clarke formerly of The Sunset Trio, have been playing together for over 25…

:zoviet*france: with Lathe Revival

4 May 2015 (19:30 to 22:30). Live at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK

“This will be very different from any other live show that we’ve played – a unique one-hour show deriving sound sources entirely from damaged and manipulated vinyl records. The records will be physically…

Lost Brothers

Friday 1 May 2015, Riverside, Newcastle

We will be cutting a 78rpm disc or two with the wonderful Lost Brothers on Friday at the Riverside, Newcastle. We recorded them last year at the Jumpin’ Hot Jamboree. It has proved…

The Curves of the Needle

BALTIC 39, Record Store Day - 18 April 2015

We’re pleased to announce that we will be bringing Lathe Revival to BALTIC 39, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 18 April 2015 3 April 2015 – 17 May 2015 The Curves of the Needle considers a recurring interest…

Hearing History: A Journey Through Sound Recording Technologies

Sunday 22 March 2015 12.30pm – 3.30pm Sunday 29 March 2015 12.30pm – 3.30pm FREE

Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums and Newcastle University’s Institute for Social Renewal in partnership with the Lathe Revival invite you to experience past sound recording methods in 2 workshops at Discovery Museum…