Deconstructed Live: Metamatics/Norken DJ Set

MetamaticsAnother West Country booking for Deconstructed Live, Lee Norris coming as a tip from Deconstructed irregulars Doug Hart and Clair Defocus, having recorded for their Hydrogen Dukebox and Clear record labels respectively (as well as District Six, Irma, Instinct and Skam).

Lee’s work under the Metamatics & Norken (check also Man-Q-Neon and Nacht Plank) monikers was characterized by a fusion of humanized slivers to lattice like rhythm sections & fluttering melodics, a combination which saw his own Neo Ouija imprint bloom into one of the UK’s most progressive techno outlets. The set itself is smooth, lovely wintry electronica and Motor City electronic funk…the way nature intended techno to be. Sets from Doug and Clair to follow…

About Kingsley Marshall

Dr Kingsley Marshall is a film composer, producer and academic. Head of Film & Television at the CILECT accredited School of Film & Television based within Falmouth University in the UK, the subject area consists of 25 staff working with 500 undergraduates, supplemented by a postgraduate community studying from MA level through to PhD. Kingsley’s research and practice primarily orientates around the use of sound (including music and effects) in cinema and television, and the production of short and micro-budget feature films. He executive produced Wilderness (Director: Justin John Doherty, 2017) which won 13 awards at international film festivals since making its premiere at Cinequest, and Mr Whippy (Director: Rachna Suri, 2019). In 2018 he co-produced with Neil Fox the short literary adaptation Backwoods (Director: Ryan Mackfall, 2019), premiering in Portland, Orgeon and winning the HP Lovecraft award at the Rhode Island International Film Festival. More recently, Kingsley recently completed the score as composer on a film project - Hard, Cracked the Wind - with director Mark Jenkin and production company Early Day Films. The film premiered at Encounters Film Festival in September 2019, and has since played festivals across the world including New York Film Festival. For over twenty years he has worked as a journalist, interviewing filmmakers, musicians, and designers for over 30 publications and broadcasters worldwide, written album sleeve notes and biographies for over 100 artists, and contributed to anthologies on hip hop and soul. He can be found on Twitter as @kingsleydc