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Apocalypse chic: Autechre, Last Days and Southbank's Xenakis day reviewed

15 October 2022

9:00 AM

15 October 2022

9:00 AM

Autechre

Barbican Hall

Last Days

Linbury Theatre

Xenakis: Architect of Sound

Queen Elizabeth Hall

It was so dark, my friend noted, you could have had sex or done a Hitler salute. No stage lights, no stair lights, no desk lights, no door lights, no usher lights, no exit signs. The few wisps of illumination that did steal in created colossal shadows, giants freeze-framed on the walls.

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