Gabi Garbutt & The Illuminations with performance artist Christine Walters (Live Art London) + Support
Gabi Garbutt & The Illuminations are a lyrical soul-punk band from London with radio play on BBC6 and Radio X. They have toured with acts such as the Libertines, Big Country and Edwyn Collins, and The Boomtown Rats. Christine Walters is a Performance Artist who paints the abstract of LIVE music. Walters is a self taught Artist and attributes her use of colours and images to Synesthesia. The two artists collaborated on a music video shoot for Gabi Garbutt’s Single ‘Never Never’ which was released earlier this year.
Gabi Garbutt & The Illuminations released their first record ‘The Discredited Language of Angels’ in November 2019 and their second record ‘Cockerel’ in May this year on Trapped Animal Records. Both albums gained radio play on Cerys Matthews, Steve Lamacq, and Chris Hawkins’s BBC6 music shows, including a live session on Cery Matthews’ show and on John Kennedy’s Radio X X-Posure show.Gabi Garbutt & The Illuminations have supported a number of high-profile acts on tour in the U.K and Europe, including The Libertines, Big Country and Edwyn Collins, and The Boomtown Rats, playing at legendary venues such as Paris L’Olympia and London Palladium.
Christine Walters is a Performance Artist who paints the abstract of LIVE DJ music. Born in Indiana, schooled in Alabama and cultured in New York City, Walters is a self taught Artist and attributes her use of colours and images to Synesthesia. her early inspiration was drawn from LIVE DJ sets at NYC’s Webster Hall back in 90’s. Sound, either from a live DJ set, a crowded room or hum of a city have story to tell and Christine uses her Synesthesia to paint it. Music is not just music, it's a medium that spills onto a surface.
Tickets: £10.50 Advance / £12 Door