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“A highlight of Surge Festival 2021, exhilarating and moving”

Surge Festival, Glasgow


“An exciting and important installation with a brilliant accessible

and important performance. A real crowd pleaser for the

bass chasers, dance fans and history buffs!”

Trinity Arts, Bristol


“A rich and moving exploration of sound system culture,

we loved sharing Distant Drums with Stoke-on-Trent audiences.”

Appetite, Stoke On Trent


“The Distant Drums installation is quite wonderful. 

We had our front doors open with the story and music

attracting the attention of people passing by which was

marvellous, gratifying and extraordinarily uplifting!

Thank you.”

Watford Palace Theatre


'Distant Drums is excellent. It makes a real statement,

telling an important story"

The Lowry, Manchester


“The Distant Drums installation was a great addition to our

Festival, bringing our heritage to a wider crowd”

Positive Vibrations Festival, Liverpool


“These stories need to get out there”

Don Letts, BBC 6 Music


"Distant Drums is an amazing project, we saw such great engagement, our only regret is that we would love to keep it here longer!"

Lyn Connolly - Bradford Science Museum


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