I play guitar and sing in the London DIY indie scene. Highlights include:
- BCOS RSNS: lockdown ep (self-released, 2020) - 6 live shows in 2022, more in 2023
- Jennifer Denitto: extra guitar, on albums "Trustfall" (2017) and "In Real Life" (2021), the "What She Would Have Wanted" EP (2023) - and live
- The Montain Goths: the Mountain Goats covers band you didn't realise needed to exist.
- Spencer (originals band, 1 show, 2017)
- Kenickers (Kenickie tribute band, 4 shows, 2016-2017)
I've written fiction, comment, and reviews for various outlets.
- Transrealities #3 (Cool Cookbook, with Horry/Cooper/Bidikar)
- Stop the world, I want to tune up (presented at Boring 2017)
- Transrealities #2 (Cool Cookbook, with Horry/Cooper/Bidikar)
- Transrealities #1 (Cool Cookbook, with Horry/Cooper/Bidikar)
- Orange Is The New Black: how the book adds to the show (Den of Geek)
- Fewer than three percent of land plant species named by women: Author gender over 260 years (Taxon, with Lindon, Gardiner and Vorontsova)
- Review: The Librarian (Eruditorum Press)
- Review: Time Heist (Unlimited Rice Pudding)
- Facebook introduces choice of 50 genders – but why can’t we write in our own? (New Statesman)
- Moths Ate My Girls Aloud CD (Eruditorum Press)
I also make and edit videos.
- Abigail tries Peter Murphy's fishcakes recipe (2020)
- Chart Rundown 29th February 1989 - rare lost edition (2020, with Kieron Kelly)
- Music video for Keith TOTP's "Morrissey Will Never Forgive Me" (2020)
I promote gigs in London as Abigail's Parties.
- Foxcunt / The Ethical Debating Society / BCOS RSNS - April 2022
- AB40 / Keith TOTP / Argonaut - June 2019
- Foxcunt / Argonaut / Panic Pocket / Layzervag - August 2018
- Keith TOTP / Foxcunt / The Ethical Debating Society / MX Tyrants - June 2017
- Kenickers / Menaces / W*llstonekraft / Layzervag - May 2017
- Fightmilk / Charla Fantasma / TOTP / Spencer - March 2017
- The Indelicates / The Misters of Circe / Kenickers / "Travolta" - June 2016
I've a long history of contribution to software. I am AbigailBrady on github.
- Arithmix - (2018 —)
- Nuke - compositing and visual effects software ([principal] software engineer 2007 — 2014)
- Cryosphere and MusicMUD - a science fiction MUD and its codebase (1997 — )
- Crystal - a lightweight mud client (2002 — ongoing)