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Grasmere Traffic Calming

Just on the edge of Grasmere there are a couple of strips of textured traffic calming surface where the speed limit changes to 30mph along the A591. 21 more words


U45 Ludovic Medery "eMERgences" : marine osmosis...

Frans de Waard wonders how this audio journey has been achieved concluding to a beautiful too short movement imbued with the unspeakable…

Haiku #8

This months Sound Haiku’s starting point was this beautiful minimalist haiku by Issa –

This dewdrop world
Is but a dewdrop world
And yet—

It was written on the first anniversary of his child’s death and has a one-word prescript: ‘Grieving.’ According to Buddhist teaching, life is as fleeting as a dewdrop and so one should not grow attached to the things of this world. 208 more words

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The Gerogerigegege - Showa

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The Japanese national anthem plays for a minute, and then follows an almost forty minute sex scene. Get it? Mixing the national anthem with sex? How provocative!


U44 Fergus Kelly "Local Knowledge" : letting the elements speak...

Frans de Waard senses much stillness & eloquent grandeur in this thorough sonic exploration of a nature/urbanscape…

Nascar! LOUD!

I went to my first Nascar race last weekend. It was LOUD!

People had warned me about this, but I don’t think I quite understood it until I was there. 347 more words


Haiku #7

This months Haiku has arisen due to a dangerous thing for me – a trip down memory lane. Several things and ideas happened at the same time, all based around the one theme – Crows. 216 more words

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