Doings

performances/releases/collaborations

2024

I Just Called (2024) shows at Arts Care exhibition in Belfast.

2022

29 October 2022 Vitamin S Fest: Performed live version of Timbremorph with PiSA

Vit S Fest
28 October 2022 Vitamin S Fest: Performed with Ivan Mrsic’s Projection Band

October 2022: Article in Soundbleed online journal: see here

24 October 2022 Sounding Publics: Interactive installation – a collaboration with Sarah Burrell. See: https://www.sarahburrell.com/projects/soundingpublics.

Installation at Audio Foundation gallery: See here

2021

01 August 2021Programmable Interactive Speaker Array at Audio Foundation’s ARTE festival, defusing multichannel works by Malcolm Riddoch, Andrew McMillen, and Colin James Woods

2020

04 August 2020:Launch of ijustcalled.online

20 May 2020: Release of EP “That which Separates”

01 May 2020: Release of album “Library Music Volume 2” See https://colinwoods.bandcamp.com/album/library-music-vol-2
19 January 2020: Re-release of expanded version of album “Library Music Volume 1” See https://colinwoods.bandcamp.com/album/library-music-vol-1

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14 January 2020: Release of album “Compound Eye” See https://colinwoods.bandcamp.com/album/compound-eye

2019

28 September 2019 European premiere of award-winning audiovisual work “53” at Catalyst Members Screening Programme, Belfast N. Ireland

18 September 2019“The Duck Feeder” features in “Works for Loudspeakers” Pyramid Club, Wellington (NZ)

06 September 2019“Grumpy and Adorable” on the playlist at Catalyst Arts “Resonance | Sound Art Exhibition”, Belfast

2018

September 2018: Voice sample collection for version 2 of I Just Called at Great Glengormley Get Together, courtesy of Community Relations Forum


May 2018Fish FFS, spoken word piece commissioned by HearSay collective, performed at Tim Melville Gallery (Auckland)

2017

November 2017: Exhibition It’s for You, Audio Foundation, 

2016

October 2016: Participation in Ivan Mršić’s Kakokarangaphonia Orchestra
(see http://ivanmrsic.com/portfolio/kakokarangaphonia-orchestra-15-10-2016/)


2015

October 2015: The Gazebophone, installation piece at University of Auckland Sonic Art event at Kenneth Meyers Centre (Auckland)

July 2015Bangers n Mash 5 – Ensemble collaboration with other musicians and dancers, curated by award winning choreographer Kristian Larsen. (https://www.facebook.com/events/100455433635564/)


July 2015Handsax augmented saxophone performance at University of Auckland Sonic Art event at Kenneth Meyers Centre (Auckland)

Earlier

December 2014: Performed at Nowhere Festival, organised by Audio Foundation, (Auckland)


October 2014: Augmented saxophone improv at Transitions event, Silo Park , Auckland(https://www.facebook.com/events/427863597352089/)

September 2014: Screening of Shopping (It’s not all bad) at mini film fest Behind the Shops, curated by Gabriel White. (see https://youtu.be/KL7jLrL3FCg )

March 2014: Demonstration of invented instrument, Semidemiwheelophone at Audio Foundation (Auckland)

October 2013: Performed as part of ensemble A whole lot of cock with no balls, at Audio Foundation interpreting Jeff Henderson’s graphic scores.

September 2013: Performed at Equinox event at Artspace, curated by Ivan Mršić (See http://ivanmrsic.com/)

August 2013: Performed at Listening Room session at Audio Foundation

August 2013: Performed D Goes On and On in Amelia M Harris’ film Seven octaves plus a minor third. (audio here https://soundcloud.com/colin-james-woods/d-goes-on-and-on) see: https://amelia-harris.tumblr.com/post/58988526689/curation-seven


July 2013: Performed The Empathy Detector at Human Testing – An Experiment, curated by Elise Sterback. (https://www.thebigidea.nz/connect/media-releases/2013/jul/131962-performance-art-maze-to-transform-k’road-bar)

May 2013: Release of Short Straw – 4 track EP https://colinwoods.bandcamp.com/album/short-straw

December 2012: Release of Skyway to Carpark album https://colinwoods.bandcamp.com/album/skyway-to-carpark

December 2012: Performed at Rising Tides festival, Wellington (NZ). Curated by Sound and Light Exploration Society

2012 The Joystick Orchestra. Performed and contributed material. Project curated by French artist, Nolwenn Lacire, while based at Colab, AUT

2011-2018: Toy Triptech collaborative electro/noise/improv project with Rohan Evans. See: https://toytriptech.bandcamp.com/music

May 2011: Solo electronica performance at T Party (curated by John Bell)

May 2010: Release of Noise in My Head – 6 track EP https://colinwoods.bandcamp.com/album/noise-in-my-head

December 2009: Dogs in Cars, Live band/song writing project. Performances at Wine Cellar Camp (Purangi) and Whammy Bar (Auckland)

1979: Irish punk band Music for the Deaf – guitarist/songwriter
See:
http://www.spitrecords.co.uk/musicforthedeaf.htmhttps://www.irishrock.org/irodb/bands/musicforthedeaf.html

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1978: Allotropes
See:
http://www.spitrecords.co.uk/allotropes.htm
https://www.irishrock.org/irodb/bands/allotropes.html
http://www.allotropes.plus.com/

One iteration of the Allotropes (L to R: Colin Woods, Steve Swales, Karen Aitken)