May 31, 2019 | 10.30pm | Piazzale Ceccarini
Hugo Race Fatalists, “Taken by the Dream”
Hugo Race, formerly of the Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds and now an internationally based producer, composer, performer and author, will bring on stage with his project Hugo Race Fatalists. Free entry.
Hugo Race, formerly of The Wreckery and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds and now an internationally based producer, composer, performer and author, delivers intense sonic soundscapes that merge folk, experimentalism, electronica and rock.
Originally from the 1980’s Melbourne post-punk music scene, Hugo’s ever-expanding network of collaborations, bands and multimedia projects are spread over several continents. Hugo’s new book Road Series, a kind of memoir, describes his musical journey over three decades.
At DIG Festival, Race will bring his project Hugo Race Fatalists, a collaboration with Italian soundscape band Sacri Cuori, their recent album ’24 Hours to Nowhere’ was released to global acclaim by Glitterhouse Records in 2016 followed by 2 trans-European tours. Hugo and Fatalists have finished a new album ‘Taken By The Dream’ for release in April 2019 on Glitterhouse Records.