Will Guthrie

NEWS


BIO

Will Guthrie is an Australian drummer / percussionist living in France. He works in many different settings of music : live performance, improvisation and studio composition using various combinations of drums, percussion, objects, junk, amplification and electronics. He studied jazz and improvised music(s) at the Victorian College of the Arts in Melbourne, Australia and alongside Ren Walters he started the weekly concert series ‘Improvised Tuesdays‘, now known as the Make It Up Club and is Australia’s longest running performance space dedicated to experimental and improvised musics. In Nantes, France he is part of the collective CABLE# which also organizes regular concerts and an annual festival. He also runs the experimental improvised CD label and mail-order service : Antboy Music. He plays solo using different combinations of drums, percussion, amplification and electronics, in minimalist/maximalist free jazz trio The Ames Room (with Jean-Luc Guionnet & Clayton Thomas), in appalachian mutant folk duo Elwood & Guthrie (with Scott Stroud), as well as the electro/acoustic improvised/composed ensemble Thymolphtalein (with Anthony Pateras, Natasha Anderson, Clayton Thomas & Jérôme Noetinger). Regular collaborators past and present include Ferran Fages, Jean-Philippe Gross, Anthony Pateras, Keith Rowe, David Maranha, Erell Latimier, Robbie Avenaim, Helmut Schäfer, Ren Walters, Mark Simmonds… Will currently lives in Nantes, France.

LINE-UP
Will Guthrie: drums, gong, Tibetan bowls, percussion.


LINKS


PRESS


CONTACT

Booking : jullian.muraillesmusic[at]gmail.com

Promo: promo.muraillesmusic[at]gmail.com

DISCOGRAPHIE

  • People Pleaser

    Black Truffle Records2017
    LP
  • Sacrée Obsession

    iDEAL2015
    Vinyl
  • Sticks, Stones & Breaking Bones

    Antboy / Pourricords / Gaffer / Electric Junk2012
    CD/LP
  • Bird Dies’ (w/ The Ames Room)

    Clean Feed2011
    CD
  • Ni maître, Ni Marteau (w/ Thymolphtalein)

    Editions MEGO2009
    LP
  • Spike(s)

    Pica Disc2009
    45T
  • Elwood & Guthrie

    Rural Faune2008
    CDR
  • November Quebec (w/ [N:Q])

    Esqiulo2005
    CD
  • Building Blocks

    Antboy2003
    CD

Past shows

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  • DateCountryCityVenuewith 
  • 07/02/2020FranceCréteil (94)Sons D'hiver, MAC (Maison des Arts de Créteil)Art Ensemble of Chicagoinfos event
  • 22/01/2020FranceRennes (35)Festival Autres Mesures, Antipode MJCinfos event
  • 12/10/2019Grande-BretagneSheffieldNo Bounds Festival - Hope Works infos event
  • 11/10/2019FranceAgen (47)Le FloridaPass-Murailles Accords-Mouvements : 'Acapulco Redux' de Julien Desprez, Blastinfos event
  • 06/10/2019FranceNantes (44)La Cité des Congrès de NantesArt Ensemble of Chicagoinfos event
  • 29/06/2019FrancePoitiers (86)Festival Bruisme : Lieu Secret infos event
  • 08/06/2019FranceNancy (54)Festival Stéréolithe, Parc de la cure d'air - Guinguette Pierre Vincentinfos event
  • 01/06/2019FranceLangon (35)Festival Bordures, Ateliers GénérauxWhite Sandsinfos event
  • 18/05/2019FranceAngers (49)Cour de la chapelle au Festival de l’Apocalypse, Nuit des MuséesGaëlle Coulon, Quatuor Machaut, QWAT ?infos
  • 17/04/2019FranceNantesCafé du CinémaTrombe event
  • 01/02/2019CambodgePhnom PehnMeta Houseinfos
  • 30/01/2019ThaïlandeBangkokDe Communeinfos event
  • 17/01/2019FranceNantesMusée d'Arts de NantesRonan Courtyinfos
  • 18/12/2018AustralieFitzroy (Victoria)Make It Clubinfos
  • 09/12/2018FranceBasse-IndreLe Ver Luisantinfos event
  • 19/05/2018FranceBrest (29)La CarèneLa Colonie de Vacances ('PASS-MURAILLES : 'Arène Sonique')infos event
  • 28/09/2017FranceTullePop Corn Festival, Théâtre des Sept CollinesL'Ocelle Mare, Gaspar Claus (solo) ('PASS-MURAILLES : Cabinet de curiosité')infos
  • 26/03/2017FranceGenève (CH)Cave 12infos
  • 25/03/2017FranceMassyEspace Paul BPapier Tigre, Totorroinfos event
  • 24/03/2017FranceNantesSet30 / Blockaus
  • 09/03/2017FrancePoitiersJazz à Poitiers, Carré BleuL'ocelle Mare, Gaspar Claus (solo)infos event
  • 12/11/2016FranceToulouseThéâtre Le HangarClaire Bergeraultinfos
  • 11/11/2016Grande-BretagneLondres33 Chatsworth RdRhodri Davies
  • 08/10/2016NorvègeBergenBergen Jazz Foruminfos
  • 06/10/2016NorvègeOsloVictoria-Nasjonal Jazzsceneinfos
  • 16/07/2016FranceRochesson (88)Rupture Mountain Fest #4, Secret Placeinfos
  • 15/07/2016FranceDijonLe Studio
  • 14/07/2016FranceVillefranche-de-RouergueLes Hauts Parleurs
  • 20/05/2016FrancePloéven (29)Festival Sonore, Le BarazinL'ocelle Mare, Gaspar Clausinfos
  • 23/04/2016FranceDijonLe ConsortiumArltinfos
  • 13/04/2016FranceOrléansFestival Jazz or Jazz, Théâtreinfos
  • 24/03/2016FranceNancyL'Autre CanalLa Colonie de Vacances ('PASS-MURAILLES : 'Arène Sonique')infos event
  • 02/03/2016FranceFontaine (38)La SourceAr Kerinfos event
  • 01/03/2016FranceLyonLe PériscopeAr Kerinfos event
  • 16/12/2015FranceMetzLes TrinitairesEcotone, Strotter Instinfos
  • 15/12/2015SuisseBasel (Ch)Plattfon Records event
  • 14/12/2015SuisseGenève (Ch)Festival Batteries!, Cave12Claude Vivier/Eklektoinfos
  • 13/12/2015FranceSaillansL'Oignon
  • 12/12/2015FranceBourg-lès-Valence (26)Médiathèque la Passerelleinfos event
  • 10/12/2015FranceBeauregard (46)Presbyt'hairBetunizer, Draache
  • 11/11/2015FranceJoué-lès-ToursLe Temps MachineLa Colonie de Vacancesinfos event
  • 10/10/2015FranceParisCentre FGO-BarbaraSerpentine & The Pup Houseinfos event
  • 13/09/2015FranceLe Landreau (44)Festival Muses en Trocinfos
  • 05/09/2015FranceNantesLe Blockhaus
  • 03/09/2015FranceRennesLe Terminus event
  • 23/04/2015FranceBordeauxI.BoatMansfield.Tya, Radikal Sataninfos
  • 28/01/2015FranceNantesLe PannonicaEnsemble Cerbère, W.A.R. infos event
  • 07/12/2014FranceSaillansL'Oignon
  • 06/12/2014FranceAvignonLes Hauts Plateaux, La ManutentionBoris Crack, Thomas Barrièreinfos
  • 05/12/2014FranceToulouseLes Pavillons SauvagesVespre, Gabriel Hibert, Bertrand Fraysse et Yann Goinfrauinfos event
  • 04/12/2014FranceAngletEcuries de Barojainfos event
  • 03/12/2014FrancePauLa Centrifugeuseinfos
  • 02/12/2014FranceJoué-lès-Tours (37)Le Temps Machine, Unlimited Lutherieinfos event
  • 21/11/2014FranceBrestFestival Invisible, la CarèneArrington de Dionyso, King Champion Soundsinfos event
  • 05/11/2014FranceLorientFestival Les Indisciplinées - Le GalionTom Bodlininfos event
  • 17/05/2014FranceClunyFestival 'Pépète Lumière'infos
  • 15/05/2014FranceMarseilleDatainfos
  • 14/05/2014FranceMarseilleFestival 'Les Musiques'infos
  • 14/03/2014FranceBordeauxLe BootlegSpooinfos

NEWS

BIO

Will Guthrie is an Australian drummer / percussionist living in France. He works in many different settings of music : live performance, improvisation and studio composition using various combinations of drums, percussion, objects, junk, amplification and electronics. He studied jazz and improvised music(s) at the Victorian College of the Arts in Melbourne, Australia and alongside Ren Walters he started the weekly concert series ‘Improvised Tuesdays‘, now known as the Make It Up Club and is Australia’s longest running performance space dedicated to experimental and improvised musics. In Nantes, France he is part of the collective CABLE# which also organizes regular concerts and an annual festival. He also runs the experimental improvised CD label and mail-order service : Antboy Music. He plays solo using different combinations of drums, percussion, amplification and electronics, in minimalist/maximalist free jazz trio The Ames Room (with Jean-Luc Guionnet & Clayton Thomas), in appalachian mutant folk duo Elwood & Guthrie (with Scott Stroud), as well as the electro/acoustic improvised/composed ensemble Thymolphtalein (with Anthony Pateras, Natasha Anderson, Clayton Thomas & Jérôme Noetinger). Regular collaborators past and present include Ferran Fages, Jean-Philippe Gross, Anthony Pateras, Keith Rowe, David Maranha, Erell Latimier, Robbie Avenaim, Helmut Schäfer, Ren Walters, Mark Simmonds… Will currently lives in Nantes, France.

LINE-UP
Will Guthrie: drums, gong, Tibetan bowls, percussion.

LINKS

PRESS

DISCOGRAPHIE

  • People Pleaser

    Black Truffle Records2017
    LP
  • Sacrée Obsession

    iDEAL2015
    Vinyl
  • Sticks, Stones & Breaking Bones

    Antboy / Pourricords / Gaffer / Electric Junk2012
    CD/LP
  • Bird Dies’ (w/ The Ames Room)

    Clean Feed2011
    CD
  • Ni maître, Ni Marteau (w/ Thymolphtalein)

    Editions MEGO2009
    LP
  • Spike(s)

    Pica Disc2009
    45T
  • Elwood & Guthrie

    Rural Faune2008
    CDR
  • November Quebec (w/ [N:Q])

    Esqiulo2005
    CD
  • Building Blocks

    Antboy2003
    CD

CONTACT

Booking : jullian.muraillesmusic[at]gmail.com

Promo: promo.muraillesmusic[at]gmail.com