Posts Tagged: Gruenrekorder

Various Artists ~ Sounds of Absence

In the coming years, sonologists will continue to be grateful for the work of field recording artists during the pandemic.  Guided by curiosity, working for the most part without pay, such artists captured aural time capsules: innumerable hours of raw

Various Artists ~ Sounds of Absence

In the coming years, sonologists will continue to be grateful for the work of field recording artists during the pandemic.  Guided by curiosity, working for the most part without pay, such artists captured aural time capsules: innumerable hours of raw

Markus Mehr ~ Pressure

It’s been five years since we’ve seen an album in a concrete box, the last being MYMK’s The Memory Fog.  But while that one had to be broken to access the tape within, this one can be opened to find the

Markus Mehr ~ Pressure

It’s been five years since we’ve seen an album in a concrete box, the last being MYMK’s The Memory Fog.  But while that one had to be broken to access the tape within, this one can be opened to find the

Sergio Armaroli & Alessandro Camnasio ~ Mahler (in/a) Cage | Casetta di Composizione

What did Gustav Mahler hear as he composed The Song of the Earth?  This inviting question is answered by Sergio Armaroli and Alessandro Camnasio on Mahler (in/a) Cage | Casetta di Composizione, whose title refers not to putting the composer in a cage,

Sergio Armaroli & Alessandro Camnasio ~ Mahler (in/a) Cage | Casetta di Composizione

What did Gustav Mahler hear as he composed The Song of the Earth?  This inviting question is answered by Sergio Armaroli and Alessandro Camnasio on Mahler (in/a) Cage | Casetta di Composizione, whose title refers not to putting the composer in a cage,

Various Artists ~ Soundlapse

The “golden year” for soundscapers has drawn to a close, and the results continue to be published.  During lockdown, field recording artists were able to capture environments in an unprecedented, nearly pristine fashion, immune from the intrusions of humanity.  The

Various Artists ~ Soundlapse

The “golden year” for soundscapers has drawn to a close, and the results continue to be published.  During lockdown, field recording artists were able to capture environments in an unprecedented, nearly pristine fashion, immune from the intrusions of humanity.  The

Andrew Littlejohn ~ Shizugawa

This resonant recording scores the aftermath of one disaster, but by extension speaks to those caught in the midst of another.  Recorded in the flattened town of Shizugawa following the devastating tsunami of March 2011, Andrew Littlejohn‘s study traces what was

Andrew Littlejohn ~ Shizugawa

This resonant recording scores the aftermath of one disaster, but by extension speaks to those caught in the midst of another.  Recorded in the flattened town of Shizugawa following the devastating tsunami of March 2011, Andrew Littlejohn‘s study traces what was

Julia Bünnagel ~ Sounds Like … Vienna

I’ve fallen in love with this performance video.  Many people make field recordings, but few cut out circles of concrete and play them like records.  And then even fewer go out in public to share what they’ve done.  To our knowledge,

Julia Bünnagel ~ Sounds Like … Vienna

I’ve fallen in love with this performance video.  Many people make field recordings, but few cut out circles of concrete and play them like records.  And then even fewer go out in public to share what they’ve done.  To our knowledge,

Tim Ingold & Carmen Pardo & Mikel R. Nieto ~ A soft hiss of this world

Four years ago, Mikel R. Nieto released Dark Sound, a black book with black type and a black CD that served as a meditation on noise.  A soft hiss of this world is the yin to its yang, a white book with white type

Tim Ingold & Carmen Pardo & Mikel R. Nieto ~ A soft hiss of this world

Four years ago, Mikel R. Nieto released Dark Sound, a black book with black type and a black CD that served as a meditation on noise.  A soft hiss of this world is the yin to its yang, a white book with white type

A Closer Listen’s Best Field Recording & Soundscape Albums of the Decade

If you’ve ever wanted to get into field recordings, this article is a perfect place to start.  Field recording and soundscape artists capture sounds before they vanish, preserving them for future generations.  Our best of the decade list includes the

A Closer Listen’s Best Field Recording & Soundscape Albums of the Decade

If you’ve ever wanted to get into field recordings, this article is a perfect place to start.  Field recording and soundscape artists capture sounds before they vanish, preserving them for future generations.  Our best of the decade list includes the