MICHAELBRAILEY is an electronic musician, composer and curator based between Manchester (UK) and Hamburg (DE). His work – often foregrounding text, screens and voices – has filtered contemporary anxiety through systems of data transfer, computation, evolution, body tension, ecology, ekphrasis and Love.
Michael has hosted on radio stations including NTS and ma3azef, and has been written about in publications including Dazed, FACT and AQNB. He has also worked with composer-performers Bastard Assignments, multimedia pianist Silvia Lucas, physical performance group SHOAL, The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, electronic artist Sam Kidel, soprano Juliet Fraser, ensemble The House of Bedlam, queer-dominated DJ collective boygirl and has performed (or been performed) at Wigmore Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Tate Modern, Tate Britain, Snape Maltings (UK); Kampnagel, LICHTHOF Theater (DE) and elsewhere.
He curates VIRTUALLYREALITY, an events series programming adventurous new music and performance in Manchester since 2017.