22-25 July 2021 Jodrell Bank Observatory

A WEEKEND IN OUTER SPACE

bluedot presents a free weekend of music, science and cosmic culture, broadcasting live and raising money for Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre. Tune in live at aweekendinouterspace.com or on bluedot’s YouTube and Facebook.

Bluedot 2020 Merch

FRIDAY

7PM: WELCOME TO JODRELL BANK
WITH TIM O’BRIEN AND TERESA ANDERSON

8PM: WAYNE COYNE IN CONVERSATION WITH TIM O’BRIEN
BLUEDOT 2018

9PM: UNKLE
BLUEDOT 2018

10.15PM: BOOKA SHADE
BLUEDOT 2018

11.30PM: THE ORB
BLUEDOT 2018

SATURDAY

9AM: LIVE: Journey to Outer Space…
with Henge

10AM: LIVE: On Stage at Home
with Clangers and Nordoff Robbins

11AM: LIVE: CLOUDSCAPES – CLOUDGAZE AT HOME

12PM: LIVE: ANN DRUYAN IN CONVERSATION WITH BRIAN COX AND ROBIN INCE

IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE COSMIC SHAMBLES NETWORK

1PM: LIVE: JILL TARTER IN CONVERSATION WITH ANA MATRONIC

2PM: LIVE: DIVERSITY IN STEM – PANEL DISCUSSION

WITH JIM AL-KHALILI, ANGELA SAINI AND TANA JOSEPH

3PM: LIVE: HITCHHIKERS GUIDE
42ND BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

4PM: LIVE: HHY AND THE KAMPALA UNIT
LIVE FROM UGANDA

5PM: LIVE: BCUC
LIVE FROM SOWETO

6PM: LIVE: ANA MATRONIC’S DEEP SPACE DISCO
LIVE FROM NEW YORK

7PM: LIVE: DANIEL AVERY [AV DJ SET]
LIVE FROM LONDON

8PM: LIVE: ORBITAL [AV LIVE SET]
LIVE FROM LONDON

9PM: LIVE: RONI SIZE [AV DJ SET]
LIVE FROM Bristol

10PM: LIVE: RETURN TO EARTH… WITH HENGE

SUNDAY

BEST OF BLUEDOT

9AM: SARAH BRIDLE: FOOD AND CLIMATE CHANGE
BLUEDOT 2019

10AM: RICHARD DAWKINS IN CONVERSATION WITH JIM AL-KHALILI
BLUEDOT 2018

11AM: DALLAS CAMPBELL – AD ASTRA!
BLUEDOT 2018

12PM: MOONWALKING…
EXPLORING AFROFUTURISM WITH KEISHA THOMPSON
BLUEDOT 2019

1.30PM: LIVE MOONBOUNCE
FEATURING KRAFTWERK, JON HOPKINS AND ANNA CALVI
BLUEDOT 2019

2PM: MARY CASIO: JOURNEY TO CASSIOPEIA BY HANNAH PEEL
BLUEDOT 2017

3.45PM: GOLDEN DAWN ARKESTRA
BLUEDOT 2019

5PM: HOT CHIP
BLUEDOT 2019

7PM: ELBOW
LIVE FROM JODRELL BANK (2012)

SUNDAY

TIM’S TWITTER LISTENING PARTIES

Tim Burgess’ now legendary Twitter Listening Parties have taken over the globe and seen hundreds of classic albums live-tweeted by the artists themselves. We’re thrilled to be taking over for an afternoon with some of bluedot’s favourite artists – simply press play at the scheduled time, and follow the artist on Twitter as they provide live commentary to their classic record!

12:00PM
TIM O BRIEN · JIM SPENCER · DAVE TOLAN
HELLO MOON, CAN YOU HEAR ME?

STREAM · REPLAY COMMENTARY

12:30PM
SLIKBACK

TOMO

BUY · STREAM · REPLAY COMMENTARY

1PM
OTIM ALPH
A
GULU CITY ANTHEMS

BUY · STREAM · REPLAY COMMENTARY

2PM
IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE
DOKO MIEN

BUY · STREAM · REPLAY COMMENTARY

3PM
DOVES

THE LAST BROADCAST

BUY · STREAM · REPLAY COMMENTARY

4PM
HOT CHIP

A BATH FULL OF ECSTASY

BUY · STREAM · REPLAY COMMENTARY

5PM
METRONOMY
METRONOMY FOREVER

BUY · STREAM · REPLAY COMMENTARY

6PM
NEW ORDER

TECHNIQUE

BUY · STREAM · REPLAY COMMENTARY

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