King of the Buttons

‘It was never supposed to make that noise’

MAC Makes Music: Macondo Sessions with Sid Peacock

May 14th, 2016

In this podcast we talk to Sid Peacock as he revives the Macondo Village Band to explore experimental composition with local Congolese artists, jazz musicians, young refugees and Mac Makes Music folk.


This project was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Cultural Engagement Fund in association with Birmingham City University and developed in association with mac makes music and the Children’s Society’s MY Place project.

Thanks to Sid Peacock and the artists who feature in this podcast who have agreed to the use of their material under license and assert their respective copyright.

This podcast was written and presented by James Sandy and is A King of the Buttons Production 2016 for MAC Makes Music.