New Shows | September 2014

Vinyl Requiem Replayed

17th at Arnolfini, Bristol

21st at Bluecoat, Liverpool


19th at the Open Days Festival in Aalborg, Denmark.


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Philip Jeck & Michaela Grill & Karl Lemieux | Montreal June 2014

SUONI PER IL POPOLO Festival Montreal, Canada
Thursday, June 12, 2014 Sala Rossa 13$/15$ 20h30

Austrian video artist Michaela Grill together with Canadian filmmaker Karl Lemieux and British turntablist Philip Jeck, will present a unique and improvised audio-visual performance in which image and sound, analog and digital elements are synergistically interwoven.

michaela grill: laptop
philip jeck: turntables
karl lemieux: 16mm projectors


Q&A with Philip Jeck | 25th May 2014

Mike Harding hosts a Q&A with Philip Jeck at 4:30pm on Sunday. An immense musical event featuring performances from Robert Millis, Phillip Jeck, Basic House, Lee Patterson, Female Band, and Dean McPhee.

Fuse ArtSpace

Facebook entry here


Live Performances | May/June 2014

The Detroit Project (Bochum, Ruhr, Germany)
20:00-21.00. 15th, 16th and 17th May
at Turbinehalle, Jahrhunderthalle, Bochum, Germany

25th May
Fuse Artspace, Bradford, England
Q&A with Mike Harding [Touch] & live performance

Heart Of Noise Festival
Innsbruck, Austria.
8th June


Live in Bristol | 1st February 2014


Philip Jeck & Sidsel Endresen Live at King's Place, London | Sunday 17th November 2013

Music / Sunday, 17 November 2013 - 5:00pm / Hall Two

The legendary Norwegian vocalist Sidsel Endresen met revered British turntablist Philip Jeck at the Punkt Festival in Norway in 2011.

In 2012 they performed together as improvisers for the first time in Oslo in the conexions series. This show brings Scene Norway 2 to an exciting conclusion.

Presented in collaboration with conexions.

'To watch a woman sitting on a stool and share an [...] unfathomable technique, with a voice which is warm yet dangerous, appealing yet untouchable is an experience we don't find anywhere else.' Fiona Talkington

Curated by Fiona Talkington and part of EFG London Jazz Festival Kings Place Residency


The Skinny, Liverpool


Vinyl Requiem Revisited | FACT Magazine October 2013


Anyone with an interest in the historical moment where vinyl tilted from mainstream format to collector’s concern should spend time with Philip Jeck’s 1993 audiovisual piece Vinyl Requiem.

Continued here...

Semibreve Festival, Braga, Portugal


Tone 49D | The Sarsen Circle

Download only (320 kpbs MP3)
Reorganised by Philip Jeck

This live recording was made at Experimental Intermedia, New York City, for Touch.30 on 16th September 2012, and has been reorganised and edited by Philip Jeck. With thanks to Phill Niblock and Byron Westbrook. Live photo by Dave Knapik. Stone by Jon Wozencroft.

30 is the number of upright stones that originally encompassed the Sarsen Circle, Stonehenge's best known feature.

feat. Marcus Davidson - percussion | Mike Harding – Conductor (& percussion) | Philip Jeck - Casio SK1 keyboard, effects, mixing desk and MD player | Dave Knapik - radio, iphones, Buddha Machine, Polaroid 450 Land camera, Knockman toys: the Pororon and the ChaCha, and police scanner | Lary 7 - contrabass | Ken Montgomery - Slepian Modified Casiotone M-10, Trogtronics 655 Black Box & Kaoss Pad | JG Thirlwell - laptop, keyboard | Brian Turner - guitar/amp | Andrea, The Enchantress of Bioluminosity - Zils


1. The Sarsen Circle 30' 00"

Download "The Sarsen Circle" [Zipped 320 kpbs MP3] in the TouchShop



Philip Jeck is published by Touch Music [MCPS]. His work is also released on Touch, one of the most influential independent labels based in the UK [founded 1981/2].

Philip has contributed pieces from his archives to TouchRadio




Continue reading: INSTALLATIONS



Philip Jeck is a member of Spire. You can read about Spire and all the live events, including photos, here

Continue reading: SPIRE



Here are Philip Jeck's releases with the titles linked to the relevent page in the TouchShop. Reviews of all of Philip Jeck's releases can be read here

Continue reading: DISCOGRAPHY & REVIEWS



Philip Jeck studied visual art at Dartington College of Arts. He started working with record players and electronics in the early '80's and has made soundtracks and toured with many dance and theatre companies as we as well as his solo concert work.

A full CV can be downloaded here.

Continue reading: BIOGRAPHY & PHOTOS




Reviews of CDs and other releases can be found in the main Touch catalogue section, which can be found here


There is a feature on Philip Jeck in the twelfth edition of The Sound Projector [published in March 2004]. More information can be found here. The Sound Projector is a really excellent magazine, well-worth buying.

And in September 2010, Italian magazine Blow Up published this feature.

Part One
Part Two

October 2011

You can read an interview with Philip Jeck here