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DIY Touring The World: Europe

Tuesday 17th May 2016

In part three of DIY Touring The World, Ian Jorgensen heads to Europe, a place which is the closest a DIY band might get to feeling like royalty. Europe equals exceptional hospitality and atypical venues ­- think boats, art galleries, squats and shipping containers.

Music impresario Ian Jorgensen has been touring bands and throwing parties for the last fifteen years. In this six part series he details his experiences of the musical underground around the world, speaking with musicians, promoters and venue operators in China, America, Europe, the UK, Australia and New Zealand.

Directed, Edited, Written by Ash Smith

Produced, Filmed, Written, Narrated by Ian Jorgensen of A Low Hum.

Soundtrack: Phil Wave ­- Hacking Sequence

Featured music: Dope Body, Beastie Vee

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