We are devastated to hear that, Stephen Samuel Gordon aka The Spaceape, vocalist, poet and live performer, passed away last week. We send our sincere condolences to his family, friends and colleagues at Hyperdub.
His first release was the 1st release on Hyperdub, 'Sine of the Dub' in 2004 with Kode9, with whom he also released 2 albums, Memories of the Future (2006) and Black Sun (2011). In 2012 he also self-released the Xorcism EP, appeared on the track 'Spaceape' on Burial's debut album in 2006, and also collaborated with The Bug, Martyn, Jerry Dammers, Redshape, Dub Gabriel, the Echologist and more.[NME]