Tenek Blog

Pete’s Blog (Part 1) – On the Wire Re-release [April 2019]

Pete's Blog – On The Wire (Part 1) – The Music It seems hard to believe that the 'On The Wire' album is approaching it's 9th birthday and that many of the songs on the album began to form over ten years ago. This was a new situation for us as we had to write an entire...

Geoff's Blog – On the Wire Re-release [April 2019]

I remember "On the Wire" came together pretty quickly and contained a lot of influences - Nine Inch Nails, Nitzer Ebb, Cabaret Voltaire, Thomas Dolby, Ultravox to name a few. My Waldorf Blofeld was used a lot throughout the album. I bought it to use live when touring...

What's S.U.P.? [March, 2019]

Greetings Everyone! We've appreciated all the ongoing support you've given and we felt it was about time to start sharing some of the exciting news that's been stirring behind the scenes. As some of you know, tenek are taking a bit of a hiatus. Things may seem quiet...

Geoff's Blog – Stateless Re-Release [March 2018]

I was grateful for the opportunity to write some new material without any agenda. It had been a while since my previous projects, The Nine and Alien#Six13. Pulling on influences from my favourite era of music, the 80’s, but giving it a new twist with modern production...

Pete's Blog – Stateless Re-Release (Part II) [March, 2018]

So as we prepare to re-issue 'Stateless' nine years from it's original date of release I thought I should write a proper blog about the album, how it came about and what the album means to me personally. We'd formed tenek in 2007, even though Geoff and myself had been...

Pete's Blog – Stateless Re-Release (Part I) [March, 2018]

Hello All, Things have been pretty quiet on the tenek front for a few months as both Geoff and myself work on other projects such as 'Silent Unseen Productions' and as many of you know I'm currently working with Bristol band 'Sinestar' in the studio and also live too....

Pete's Blog: Tenek Update [September, 2017]

Hello all, I thought it was about time for another blog regarding the band and what's been happening as we've received quite a few enquiries about the future of Tenek. Most recently we've been concentrating on the preparations for our 10th Anniversary show at the Dave...

Guest Blogger: Nik Hodges [Dec 2016]

Guest Blogger, Nik Hodges talks about his inspiration for creating the remix of Tenek's, "Imitation Of Life - Pre-Midi Mix". "I'm a relative late-comer to Tenek's music. It was only when my old friend and collaborator Steve Clark joined the band on drums that I really...

Guest Blogger: Sam Morrison [Nov 2016]

Guest Blogger, Sam Morrison talks about his inspiration for creating the remix of Tenek's, "Imitation Of Life - Pale Imitation Mix". "Remixing as a bad pun When part of your MO for doing a remix is what kind of terrible pun you can make in the title, it can sometimes...