Hugh Jones

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Position Associate Lecturer
Department Music
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Hugh Jones

Hugh Jones is a musician and instrument builder who produces music under the name Crewdson. He has released two full solo albums on the Slowfoot Records label and has produced remixes for the likes of Ninja Tune, Lo Recordings, Sunday Best, One Little Indian and Brownswood Records.

He has been the right-hand man to renowned electronic producer Matthew Herbert both on and off stage since 2009 and also now runs Herbert’s Accidental Records.

He is an associate lecturer in the department of music at Goldsmiths College, University of London. He has written music for fashion shows for prominent designers Paul Smith and Phoebe English and tours with Thom Yorke as his stage technician.

His self designed instruments include The Odd Box, The Concertronica, The Eggiophone and The Sonic Bonnet and in 2015 he has begun a collaboration with fashion designer Jodie Cartman to create the Senseries range of playable musical headpieces: