Would anyone else like to come along to this...?
It's free, and being curated in the hip Ace Hotel in Shoreditch, which hosts DJs in the lobby every every night, and events downstairs.
The drinks are a bit pricey - stick to the local Shoreditch brewery beers!
In 1977, the twin Voyager probes set off for deep space. Loaded with their famous Golden Records, the two spacecraft not only carried the sounds of earth into the void, but also transmitted the sounds* of space back. Now, with the Voyagers leaving our solar system, these otherworldly transmissions have been interwoven into original songs by 14 artists, including Spiritualized, Beach House, Mutual Benefit and Youth Lagoon.
The roundtable discussion will be followed by an exclusive listening party, with the 14 tracks on
Joining us to discuss cosmic sounds, the Voyager missions and what we’re learning about the far reaches of our solar system will be Luke Turner, editor of influential online music and arts magazine The Quietus, space scientist Professor Andrew Coates of University College London, astronomer Dr Radmila Topolovic of the Royal Observatory Greenwich and astrostatistician Dr Daniel Mortlock of Imperial College London.
Full details here.... http://www.acehotel.com/calendar/london/supercollider-space-project