Project Platform (2016)2016
A live set and audio recording of experimental music and sound inspired by Crossrail. Five Newham-based artists each responded to one of the five legs of the train journey from Liverpool Street - Ilford. In journey order, they are Lindsay West & James Russo, -hyfn (Sebastian Hau-Walker), Rob DesRoches & Stew Simpson, OMPL studio-holder Sally Labern and Paddy Conn. The first live performance by the Project Platform band (Grace Banks, Alain Man and Prithpal Singh) and artists took place at Coffee7, Forest Gate, on 22 September, 2016. Project Platform is conceived and led by artists Lloyd Jeans and Leah Lovett with support from Newham Council, MTR-Crossrail and the Estate of Mary Eileen Jeans.