about Ubu Kung

Ubu Kung is a project from arts / activism platform Tse Tse Fly Middle East and features Tse Tse Fly founder
Simon (UK) and vocalist X (Philippines).

X and Simon first worked and performed together as Visqueen after meeting in the UAE in 2016.

Ubu Kung explore sound & vision as an emotional response system.


radio

Ubu Kung produce an occasional radio programme for Russian station New New World. All archived here.

exhibitions / festivals

- Euclid track featured in the Helicotrema Festival of Recorded Audio, Modena, Italy (September 2020)

- Touchstone No.1 film screened as part of the Video Art Miden, Greece (September 2020)

- Euclid track featured Datscha Radio's Listening To the Universe festival, Berlin, Germany (August 2020)

- Touchstone No.1 film screened as part of the CONNECT exhibition, Rooftop Arts Centre, UK (July 2020)

- Touchstone No.1 film screened as part of the Living Window gallery project in West Philadelphia, USA (April 2020)

- Right Now Sometimes track featured in the Earlid online project The Dream Had Me (April 2020)

- Touchstone No.1 film screened as part of the Open Projections night at Coventry Cathedral, UK (Nov 2019)

- Bandura Bobo Doll film screened as part of the How Do You Spell A Scream night by Caraboo Projects in Bristol, UK (Sept 2019)

- Touchstone No.1 film screened at the Mobile Lantern outdoor film event in Milwaukee, USA (Sept 2019)

- Bandura Bobo Doll film featured in the Sightlines exhibition at the Tunis Central Gallery, Tunisia (Sept 2019)

- Bandura Bobo Doll and Touchstone No1 films screened as part of the dESTRUKTIVA XII Festival, Germany (Aug 2019)

discography

- In Heaven track featured on Cian Orbe label's Tribute To David Lynch compilation album

- Rofinka track featured on Liquid Library label's Stay Safe compilation album

- Damn & Yvette track featured on Video Head Cleaner label's GREED compilation album

- Blood A Come track. Self-released

- Touchstone No.1. track featured on the Sunset Grid label's c l i m a t e c h a n g e w a v e compilation album

- OMG (Duppy Dubplate) track featured on the Musique Concrète label's Flexi Disc Cut Ups & Other Vinyl Extrusions compilation album

- Bandura Bobo Doll track featured on the Tse Tse Fly Middle East album Instruments of the State

- Breaths From X track featured on the Musique Concrète label's Melodies of Noise Substrate compilation album

- White Horses track featured on the Tse Tse Fly Middle East album Easy Listening Vol.1 (as Visqueen)

- Visqueen Live In Dubai: September 2016 – self-released E.P.

- Downers track featured on the XE40 label's Into Hidden Visions compilation album (as Visqueen)

other

- Earlid: The Dream Had Me project: podcast for Wave Farm - Right Now Sometimes track

- Earlid: The Dream Had Me project: online exhibition - Right Now Sometimes track

- The Great John Cage Project - OMG (Duppy Dubplate) track

- Stupid Arseholes Dread - mix

- The Pleasure of the Attack - video (as Visqueen)

- Downers - video (as Visqueen)

- White Horses - video (as Visqueen)

© Ubu Kung 2020