Category Archives: Field Recording & Soundscape

Ulf A.S. Holbrook ~ Borka (winds)

Borka (winds) performs a sonic miracle, transforming threatening sounds into active calm.  The 3″ is part of Flaming Pines’ Tiny Portraits series, now five sets and twenty discs strong.  As a pure reflection of place and time, it’s one of our favorites of

Ulf A.S. Holbrook ~ Borka (winds)

Borka (winds) performs a sonic miracle, transforming threatening sounds into active calm.  The 3″ is part of Flaming Pines’ Tiny Portraits series, now five sets and twenty discs strong.  As a pure reflection of place and time, it’s one of our favorites of

Jeff Hassay ~ Beach Boys House: Dirt Sounds

An audiological artefact, a meditation on time, an objet d’art ~ Beach Boys House: Dirt Sounds is all three.  One of the year’s most original recordings is also one of the year’s most precious – and some might say precocious –

Jeff Hassay ~ Beach Boys House: Dirt Sounds

An audiological artefact, a meditation on time, an objet d’art ~ Beach Boys House: Dirt Sounds is all three.  One of the year’s most original recordings is also one of the year’s most precious – and some might say precocious –

Cities and Memory ~ Sacred Spaces

A rainy stay-at-home holiday provides a perfect opportunity for a trip around the world.  The latest sound map from Cities and Memory offers listeners the chance to hear Sacred Spaces around the globe, to note the similarities and differences, and to gather their own

Cities and Memory ~ Sacred Spaces

A rainy stay-at-home holiday provides a perfect opportunity for a trip around the world.  The latest sound map from Cities and Memory offers listeners the chance to hear Sacred Spaces around the globe, to note the similarities and differences, and to gather their own

Katharina Klement ~ peripheries

What comes to mind when you think of Belgrade? Katharina Klement went on a nine-week mission to discover the sound of the city, and came away with a multitude of answers. peripheries plays like a sonic photo album, the images more important

Katharina Klement ~ peripheries

What comes to mind when you think of Belgrade? Katharina Klement went on a nine-week mission to discover the sound of the city, and came away with a multitude of answers. peripheries plays like a sonic photo album, the images more important

Jared Sagar ~ Holme

Most of us love going to the beach, and proclaim that we love its sounds ~ wind, sea, surf.  But how closely do we actually listen?  Sound artist Jared Sagar takes a sonic microscope to the sounds of Holme, where woodlands and

Jared Sagar ~ Holme

Most of us love going to the beach, and proclaim that we love its sounds ~ wind, sea, surf.  But how closely do we actually listen?  Sound artist Jared Sagar takes a sonic microscope to the sounds of Holme, where woodlands and

Abby Lee Tee ~ riverside burrows

To live in the Alps is to be immersed in natural beauty, and in riverside burrows, Abby Lee Tee translates this beauty into sound.  A blend of field recordings (some from other locales) and gentle instrumentation, the two-part composition creates an atmosphere

Abby Lee Tee ~ riverside burrows

To live in the Alps is to be immersed in natural beauty, and in riverside burrows, Abby Lee Tee translates this beauty into sound.  A blend of field recordings (some from other locales) and gentle instrumentation, the two-part composition creates an atmosphere

Carlos Casas ~ Pyramid of Skulls

Ruffled by a distant paradise, Pyramid of Skulls is a one-off field recording experiment full of indigenous sounds. The traditions of the past resurface like an apparition merging into the daylight of today, but the music is also an important document, cataloguing with some anxiety a growing disappearance,

Carlos Casas ~ Pyramid of Skulls

Ruffled by a distant paradise, Pyramid of Skulls is a one-off field recording experiment full of indigenous sounds. The traditions of the past resurface like an apparition merging into the daylight of today, but the music is also an important document, cataloguing with some anxiety a growing disappearance,