A Kathmandu-based folk band Night focuses on reviving lost and endangered Nepali instruments and creating new sounds rooted in collective Nepali heritage and reintroducing said music and instruments to a world audience.
Knox’s musical career has spanned over three decades, including long stints as a member of The Psychedelic Furs, Siouxsie and the Banshees and Cyndi Lauper’s band. He’s also performed, recorded, arranged and produced with acts including R.E.M., Depeche Mode, Grace Jones, Marianne Faithful, Natalie Merchant, The Creatures, The Golden Palominos, and Lou Reed.
Across multiple musical disciplines, he has taken on the roles of guitarist, cellist, bassist, producer, programmer, string arranger, and composer. Knox has always been willing to experiment. Apart from traditional, structured composition, Knox creates real-time improvised multi-track musical soundscapes.
‘Night’ will be collaborating and improvising with Knox with different instruments and Sounds of Nepal creating a mesmerizing journey through their soundscape.
MI 12.9 ACUD CLUB 20H 10€
Sounds of Nepal: Night and Knox Chandler