Welcome to The Storm Cone, an immersive artwork that unearths lost bandstands and their buried past.


Laura Daly

with music by Lucy Pankhurst

Commissioned by the University of Salford Art Collection and Metal.

The Storm Cone

Download the app and visit one of the sites to experience the artwork.

You’ll hear the breathtaking detail of a brass band’s last performance during the interwar years and then trace the journeys of the departed musicians in eight sound works.

This app uses augmented reality which can be a drain on battery power. Please fully charge your device before starting The Storm Cone experience.