February 17, 2016 - A Wrinkle in SpaceTime

February 17, 2016 – A Wrinkle in SpaceTime

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1. Louis & Bebe Barron, ‘Forbidden Planet (main theme)’

From the soundtrack liner notes:
“We design and construct electronic circuits which function electronically in a manner remarkably similar to the way that lower life-forms function psychologically … We were delighted to hear people tell us that the tonalities in […]

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January 20, 2016 - Unusual Sound Sources

January 20, 2016 – Unusual Sound Sources

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Rob Mazurek, ‘Spark Faun and Tiger Born’, Vortice of the Faun

 
Stephen Vitiello, ‘Crossing Her Eyes and Sneezing’, Bright and Dusty Things

 
Aube, ‘Ex-Terminal’, Howling Obsession

 
Astor, ‘Montenegro’, Alcor

 
Edwin van der Heide, ‘Pneumatic Sound Field‘, excerpt

 
Kristen Roos, ‘Electrosmog Variations’

For more electrosmog sounds : 
 
Alan Lamb, ‘Beauty’, Primal Image

 
Eric Chenaux, ‘Skullsplitter’, Skullsplitter
[…]

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December 30, 2015 - 6 tracks by 6 women from the last 6 years

December 30, 2015 – 6 tracks by 6 women from the last 6 years

As the last Soundscape show for 2015 it seemed apt to do a little countdown / year in review type thing… so here’s to counting down (or is it up?) to 2016 with 6 tracks by 6 women from the last 6 years.
2010 : The Allison Cameron Band, ‘Guitars’, s/t

 
2011 : Jenny Hval, ‘Engines in […]

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December 9, 2015 - Acoustic Sonorities

December 9, 2015 – Acoustic Sonorities

Dans Les Arbres, ‘L’Indifférence’, s/t

 
Great Waitress, ‘Sownder’,  Flock

 
Nick Storring, ‘(Come To My) Thicket’, Gardens

 
Jim O’Rourke, ‘Terminal Pharmacy’, Terminal Pharmacy

 
The Allison Cameron Band, ‘R’, s/t

 
Streifenjunko, ‘Vâren har aldri begynt så bra’, Sval torv

 
The International Nothing, ‘Dichtung Und Wahreit’, Less Action, Less Excitement, Less Everything

 

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November 11 - Notions of 'Noise Pollution' - Muzak & Street Sounds

November 11 – Notions of ‘Noise Pollution’ – Muzak & Street Sounds

Wherever we are, what we hear is mostly noise. When we ignore it, it disturbs us. When we listen to it, we find it fascinating. – John Cage
1. Kmart Muzak from the 80’s & 90’s
attention kmart shoppers

OK, I have to admit this this is a strange collection. In the late 1980’s and early 1990’s, I worked […]

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