The Awkward Silences

Music for Inclusive Outsiders


Who We Like

Attitude is Everything


Working to improve access to live music for Deaf and disabled people.  Paul is the Festival Project Manager.

Audio Antihero Records


The label who released "The Wrong Life" EP. 

Bingo Master's Breakout


London's Premier Bingo, Karaoke and Poetry night.



Our fantastic record label.

The Crooked Tree Theatre Company


Combining the DIY ethics of punk with experimental theatre.

David Cronenberg's Wife


London-based underground cult act who share several members with The Awkward Silences.

Jezus Factory Records


The superb record label who released our early material. 

Papernut Cambridge


The fantastic project of Ian Button, producerof all the Awkward Silences' recordings to date and drummer up until Outsider Pop

Safe Gigs For Women


Working with gigs, venues and promoters to reduce groping and harassment at live music events.

Sarah Gomes Harris


BAFTA-winning co-creator of Sarah & Duck and director of our videos for The Precautionary Principle and Johnny. 

Tim Ten Yen


Fantastic solo artist and Silences' collaborator on Outsider Pop