Ela Orleans

Ela Orleans is a Polish born musician and artist currently based in Glasgow. As a solo artist she uses voice,… Read more »

Steve Noble

From drumming with the last incarnation of wayward pop mavericks Rip, Rig and Panic, to head to heads on turntables… Read more »


Heatsick is the project of musician and visual artist Steven Warwick. Using a solitary Casio keyboard and a myriad of… Read more »

John Edwards

Edwards has always been involved with a wide diversity of musical styles and situations. At home with composed and improvised… Read more »

Mika Vainio

Mika Vainio, currently based in Berlin, was one half of the minimal electronic duo Pan Sonic from Finland, (the other… Read more »

John Butcher

John Butcher is one of the most prolific and versatile performers and creators in the scene today. His commitment to… Read more »

Aki Onda + Akio Suzuki

Akio Susuzki A Legendary sound artist Akio Susuzki has been performing, building instruments and presenting sound installations for 40years. His… Read more »

Joe McPhee

A rare musician who is equally comfortable on brass and woodwind instruments. Benny Carter might be the only other musician… Read more »

Sonic Bothy

Great to have Sonic Bothy at Counterflows. AC Projects worked with them last at the amazing Otoasobi Project last September… Read more »

Counterflows 2013

Annette Krebs + Rie NakaJima + Peter Brotzman & Paal Nilssen-Love + Fuaim is Solas + Death Shanties + Phill… Read more »

Rie Nakajima

Rie Nakajima is an artist working with installations and performances that produce sound. Her works are most often composed in… Read more »

Sami Sanpakkila

Counterflows Film Screenings explore the work of artists who cross boundaries and use different medium to introduce music and the… Read more »

Annette Krebs

Somewhere Video miniature by Mona Breede (Karsruhe/ Germany) Sound by Annette Krebs: 4:17 Gleichgewichtsstoerung Video miniature by Annegret Bleisteiner (Muenchen/Germany)… Read more »


Working with Cafe Oto, it is always great to hear from Hamish what is coming through their programme which is… Read more »

Hector Bizerk

I first heard about Hector Bizerk through asking Fielding Hope of Cry Parrot who was this band with such a… Read more »


It is a common misconception of the way we lead our lives that we are meant to aspire to this… Read more »

Fuaim is Solas

Counterflows is about bringing music together from all the myriad of strands of creativity that exist out there. I have… Read more »

Kan Mikami

Kan Mikami It came as no surprise to me to find out that last year’s festival revelation Kim DooSoo and… Read more »