John Foxx and The Maths - Live Rig Rundown

Vintage and modern together      09/11/11

No flash plug


   QuickTime (MP4)  | iOS MP4
8:32 mins

Buying Choices

 

Those of you who listen to our Sonic TALK podcast will know that I recently went to see John Foxx and The Maths  live in Bristol, where Tara Bush was supporting. Frankly, I was blown away and immediately went out and bought his latest release - Interplay.

The thing that really hit me, was the power and purity of the sound and the songs. With Benge (aka Ben Edwards, musical collaborator on Interplay) playing a Simmons SDS V analog drum kit, the sounds were MASSIVE and really made me rethink my opinions of electronic music played live. I became rather evangelical.

Fast forward to London and the first of two gigs at XOYO further into the UK leg of the tour.
We were able to grab a few precious minutes during the sound check with Benge, who gave us a look at some of the gear used to recreate Interplay live, as well as some earlier tunes from the Foxx catalog.

Stay tuned  for a pre-show interview with John  Foxx, Benge and Tara Bush.


 

z

More From: JOHN FOXX
Even more news...

 



More Videos

NAMM 2018: Erica Synths Graphic Wavetable VCO and More 

Girts shows off some of the new Erica Synths range, including the Graphic VCO, Black DSP 2 and the Resonant Filter


Sonic LAB: Roland D-05 Boutique 

Classic 80s LA Synthesis


Sonic LAB: Roland BoutiqueTR-08 Drum Machine 

Gaz Williams takes a look


NAMM 2018: Sensel Morph Controller Now for Sale 

Interchangeable control surfaces