Petwo Evans

Welsh Futurism. Collaboration with drummer / percussionist / producer Rich Thair. 2015 – Present.

Audio visual performance at Lowry Theatre, Salford 2019.

Audio visual performance at Splice Festival, Rich Mix, London 2018.

Arts Council-funded residency at PAC, South Wales, 2015.

Releases on Huntleys & Palmers / Belters.

Sound system-primed and innovative club tracks making use of found percussion objects and consumer DJ equipment.

Thair and Williams’ are launching their own label Petrax in April 2019, following previous releases which have been found on Huntleys & Palmers, Belters, NEEDS and Touched Music and have been played by the likes of Ben UFO, Laurent Garnier, Ivan Smagghe and Lena Willikins. Throughout their long relationship the producers have also worked on numerous projects as part of Red Snapper and Toob releasing on both Warp and Lo Recordings.

Petwo Evans have also worked with digital video artists Will Young and Louis Mustill (Artists & Engineers) to create an  an audio-visual live show. Following an Arts Council-funded R&D residency at PAC in South Wales, the first iteration was premiered at Splice festival at Rich Mix, London in 2018. The show explores digital processing of footage of the Welsh landscape – both natural and post-industrial.

Petrax 01 will be released on 1st April 2019 distributed by Cargo.
 

“Gqom done by Patten.. Roska meeting T++” (Bookmat) / “recalls a DIY take on the short-lived Congotronics series, whose contributors included Shackleton and Mark Ernestus” (RA) / “Mark Fell sparring with a skeletal Spoek Mathambo” (Bleep).

Guest mix for Hesse Audio radio show (07/2017)