Category Archives: Updates

Meet the Developers Video Podcast

On October 5th, Brian Eno and I were invited by the Apple to give a talk about our new app Scape at their store on Regent Street, London. This has now been released as a podcast. It’s 45 minutes long, … Continue reading

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Scape for the iPad by Brian Eno and Peter Chilvers

Scape is a new iPad app I’ve been developing with Brian Eno for nearly two years. Although it is a further venture into generative music, it’s very different to our earlier apps, Bloom and Trope. View Scape on the App … Continue reading

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Unworldly

I’ve started a new blog at unworldly.co.uk, focussed on some of the unusual and artistic apps that have been released for the iPhone and iPad over the four years since it started. I’ve realised that recently I’ve been more excited … Continue reading

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“Free” album anniversary / Slow Electric / Letka / Facebook

Ten years ago today, I tried an experiment in viral distribution. I recorded an album, and gave away two CDRs to friends at a gig in Canada. Each bore the instructions that in return for getting the album for free, … Continue reading

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Letka Album with guest appearance from Brian Eno

After a long incubation period, I’m pleased to announce a new album from Letka, a project with Irish vocalist Sandra O’Neill. Here’s the press the release: “From the opening Beyond the Fold, featuring backing vocals and production from Brian Eno, … Continue reading

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Piano Album on iTunes

‘Piano’, my imaginatively titled album of solo piano improvisations from 2006 is now available from iTunes. The album was inspired by the ECM solo piano albums from Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea and Herbie Hancock that began appearing in the early … Continue reading

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Slow Electric Video

Here’s a new video for Towards the Shore, the opening song from the upcoming Slow Electric album: The video, expertly filmed in pristine 1080p HD by my friend Dion Johnson in several locations around South East England, draws from the … Continue reading

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Slow Electric

Slow Electric, a project I’ve recorded with No-Man’s Tim Bowness and Estonian duo Uma is now available for preorder from Burning Shed. The album is being released via Robert Fripp’s Panegyric label, and features a guest appearance from the legendary … Continue reading

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Evolver.fm Interview

Nick Parker has interviewed me for music technology website Evolver.fm. The interview discusses the origins of Bloom, the iPhone app I developed with Brian Eno, as well as the history and future of music app development.

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Brian Eno & Rick Holland – Drums Between the Bells

Brian’s latest album Drums Between the Bells, a collection of musical settings of poetry by Rick Holland was released this week, and I think it’s one of his finest. It’s an eclectic mix, distinctive narrators slowly delivering Rick’s text over … Continue reading

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