Building bespoke BUSINESS packaging with Am Statik Latex…

Here is a somewhat abbreviated documentary of this labour of love; the physical incarnation of our second LP “Business”. After hours of ruminations, procrastinations & tweaking various prototypes and suggestions by DeeDee Window, myself and Amy Amstatik Day, we came towards an innovative and fittingly bizarre type of packaging to house the new album in….

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Shots from The Secret Garden Opening Parade

Here is some splendid lens-smithery from our first parade at Secret Garden Party. Many thanks to Danny North and Dan Dennison for snapping these. You can see other highlights here. [nggallery id=3]

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Secret Garden Party Blossoming

Dear listeners and singers and dancers, WE are excited to be wheeling our squeaky pram-traption to the depths of Secret Garden in the morning. We are also delighted to be joined by two new comrades; Mr Matt Jolly on Trombone and Voice and Mr Thomas Cunliffe on Percussion and Voice. As at other muddy-based festivals…

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Taking a breather before the mud arrived in earnest….

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Glastonbury Smudges in the Mud

We are in the process of editing and collecting our sounds and pictures from Glastonbury 2011. If you snapped or filmed our parading through the sludge, please give us a nudge at squier@perhapscontraption.co.uk      your eager lens action is much appreciated. In the meantime, here is a little flick we made in London just before we left…

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