radia #331: Raw Audio Recordings II: Open Classics
by Gabi Schaffner for reboot.fm, Berlin Four field recording collages and a snippet of a tractor pulling contest.
28 minutes of Raw Audio Recordings and a journey into the realm of forests, junk yards and inhouse electrics.
01 Trash (and Beauty) 4:18 2011
Recorded in Gießen. A Slot machine, a dog, a visit to the local junk yard Additional material: "Anfangs Dekadisch"
Courtesy: suspicion breeds confidence
When We Devoured The Patina Of Ages | Acrylnimbus
02 Five Hours in a Fake Forest
with a Bee Swarm 12:00 2011
Recorded in Berlin, Bremen and Kaustinen (Finland)
Singing saw by: Mimosa Pale
Saurofon played by Yrjänä Sauros
Other material: bees, saws, bells, cars
03 Schiefe Türme (Remix) 8:16 2004/2011
Recorded in Hamburg 2004, remix in Berlin 2011
A cut-up text made of two German newspaper articles about running amok and fight clubs, plus three poems by William Carlos Williams
Text & Voice: Gabi Schaffner
Other material: Islandic rainstorm, samples from a vintage H. P. Lovecraft broadcast
04 Traktori 2:23 2006
Recorded at Kalajoki, Finland
A "pure" field recording of a tractor pulling championship
05 lights out! 1:15 2011
Recorded in Gießen at the "Kümmerei" artist residency
A mystery of light switches
Material: light switches, cat, door, bell, stairs.