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Terraforma Festival announce Second Row of artists + Guest Showcase on the Killasan Sound System

Terraforma, an experimental and sustainable music festival that will take place on 23, 24 and 25 June 2017 in the woodlands of the 18th century Villa Arconati outside of Milan, Italy, have announced the first artists for its fourth edition a musical … Continue reading

Field recordings from around Indonesia

Aural Archipelago is the lovechild of Palmer Keen, an American DIY ethnomusicologist wandering the vast archipelago of Indonesia to find, document, expose and promote little-known traditional musics around the country travelling from islands like Sumatra, Java, and Borneo to small dots … Continue reading

Interactive mouth sound simulator – Pink Trombone

Neil Thapen’s  Pink Trombone is an interactive mouth and voice sound simulator, that is really interesting and hilarious at the same time. This is a hands-on that you can play with in your browser by moving images around with your mouse … Continue reading

CURVE BALL 2017 LINEUP DROPS NEXT TUESDAY

Curve Ball returns on the Queens Birthday long weekend Sunday, 11 June, 2017 at Carriageworks.  Curve Ball stood out last year as a unique experience uniting quality dance music with stunning visuals in a spectacular industrial setting. Artists like Zhu, Cosmo’s … Continue reading

The Ultimate Noise Machine – the multi-purpose noise generator

Another amazing site, the Ultimate Noise Machine myNoise, a website where serious audio engineering, creative sound design, and a understanding of human hearing converge into unique online noise machines! Maybe while looking for atmospheric sounds, be ready for a treat! Listening to … Continue reading

Beacon – Upgrade the quality of your life with circadian light, rich speakers and better air.

Air quality. Lighting. Carbon dioxide levels. Noise pollution. Your environment has a massive impact on mood, productivity, relaxation and sleep. Beacon a new project launched on kickstarter is a truly smart device that improves your well-being in the home or office by monitoring … Continue reading

MyCity, MySounds

The “MyCity, MySounds” app offers users the opportunity to explore the sound features and meanings of their city. Sounds can be recorded in real places and placed on a sound map. There is also on the Web site to “ MyCity, … Continue reading

Raster Noton Source Book 1 and CD

Epic archival document from Raster Noton; the beginning of a comprehensive and authorized review of the past 20 years of the label. Comes with an exclusive ARCHIV 4 CD incl. tracks by Alva Noto, Anne James Chaton, AtomTM, Byetone, Emptyset, Frank … Continue reading

Marc Houle preps three-part album series entitled “Sinister Mind”

Marc Houle will kick off 2017 with the launch of a new three-part album series on his own Items & Things label. In the first album of the trilogy, entitled Sinister Mind, the Canadian artist serves up nine storytelling tracks … Continue reading

Dave Clarke, Ben Klock & Len Faki for stage at Tomorrowland- Last chance to join the Tastes of the World competition

On Sunday 23rd July Dave Clarke will once again host the ‘Arch Stage’, which was introduced to the festival last year, continuing to bring his passion for techno to Tomorrowland, flying the flag for the sounds of the underground. Hosting … Continue reading