Warp Records is pleased to announce the general release of Universal Everything & You. A 20 minute piece by Simon Pyke (Freeform), built upon the soundtrack to the exhibition Universal Everything & You which has been running at the Science Museum, London.
Designed by Matt Pyke of Universal Everything, the release consists of an 180g vinyl pressing, screen-printed on one side, and including one of four available prints featuring images taken from the exhibition.
Simon Pyke is a Brighton based musician and sound artist. He’s previously released music through Warp and Skam records and toured extensively with electronic musicians including Autechre. Pyke has worked on a range of commercial projects including rebrands for SkyTv, MTV, and S4C, Wales and audio for the launch of the 2012 Olympics logo and MTV music video awards.
Universal Everything is a UK based digital art and design collective who work with a global network of designers, artists, musicians, producers and programmers. Past artworks have been exhibited at MOMA, New York, V&A London, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture, Moscow, and La Gaite Lyrique, Paris. Warp has a long relationship with Simon Pyke and Matt Pyke, having first released Simon’s music as Freeform 17 years ago (Prowl, WAP73, 1996). Through designing this sleeve, Matt was introduced to Warp and subsequently the Designers Republic for whom he went on to work. During this time and since launching Universal Everything, he has designed many Warp record sleeves and the Warp and original Bleep websites.