Author Archives: tub

I’m Tub, of The 55th Flotilla. I twiddle knobs, hit buttons and make silly noises into microphones when inebriated.

Two new EPs for 2013

It’s been a while since we posted any new tunes, so for the start of 2013 we’re releasing two 5-track EPs for free. You can grab them on our new tunes page. We’ll be releasing some more new material in the coming months, so keep an eye out!

Byte Me

We’re playing on the 12th of July at the Blind Tiger Club, promises to be a good night! details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/191017671025896/ They say: 12th July 2012, The Blind Tiger, Brighton, 7.30pm-1am Free before 9pm, £5 after A new night dedicated to digital playfulness and audio-visual wizardry. Our first instalment brings you a packed programme, from […]

Live at Bang Face Weekender 2011 – download

Live at Bang Face Weekender 2011 by The 55th Flotilla

Bangface Mix 2011

If you haven’t noticed, we’re playing Bangface Weekender this year! That means we’re actually allowed to  put our own tunes in the traditional Bangface Mix. Download the 2011 bangface mix here! or on SoundCloud: Bangface Mix 2011 by The 55th Flotilla Track listing: BEZ – Make some moves man OTTO VON SCHIRACH – Zombies Bonus […]

May gigs

Next weekend we’ll be playing at 8-bit beats: 8-bit Beats // Sunday 8th of May, 7:30 – midnight // The Yard (ex Ocean Rooms), Brighton BuildBrighton & Spirit of Gravity are hosting a Chiptune and geekery themed night featuring some of the UK’s finest geeks. Expect atari-acid, gameboy-gabber, blip-hop and roland-rewinds a plenty. Entry – […]

55th to play Xmas Bangface

Yup,  you heard us right. 55th are on the lineup of the xmas bangface neo-rave! Hype: BANG FACE 78 – XMAS PARTY! Fri 17 Dec 2010 MARK II (Altern-8 Reincarn-8) RAY KEITH (The Terrorist) * WRONG MUSIC XMAS SPECIAL * = SHlTMAT, JOEY & EGGY WALLOP! SERIAL KILLAZ 16 BIT CURRENT VALUE DOLPHIN BASECK MONSTER […]

Advent Calendar on the way.

During December, we’ll be giving away a completely unreleased tune every day for FREE. Not only that, they’ll be on a virtual advent calendar, so you can get the joy of opening the doors without the guilt of eating a tiny amount of cheap horrible chocolate. You’ll have three days to download each tune, after […]

Digital Analogue Mix

We’ve just posted a new mixset on SoundCloud as a taster of what we might play at Digital Analog, at the Volks on the 4th of November (details on Facebook). Here’s the mix – Digital Analogue Mix by The 55th Flotilla

SPIRIT OF GRAVITY – PART 2

Here’s the rest of the Spirit of Gravity gig, from July the 29th. Trecid: there’s two more videos in the rest of the post…

Spirit of Gravity – Part 1

Ahoy. Cheers to everyone who came along to Spirit of Gravity last Thursday. We managed to get most of the gig filmed (cheers to Spetz and Mikey o’krikey for that), and we’re serialising it on youtube, you may have already noticed if you’re a fan on facebook. Keep tuned for the rest of the gig, […]