Posts Tagged "sound and culture"

Acoustic Mirrors

Acoustic Mirrors

"A forerunner of radar, acoustic mirrors were built on the south and northeast coasts of England between about 1916 and…

#tweetscapes

It's unclear if this project still exists, but the idea is interesting, to make audible the twitter traffic in a…
The first sound art installation?

The first sound art installation?

http://bldgblog.blogspot.com/2014/06/guided-by-voices.html"the human telephone was like an electromagnetic update to the oracle at Delphi: a lone female figure with access to…
Bird Language

Bird Language

'Bird Language' or Kus Dili, is a centuries-old whistled dialect used to communicate across hillsides in the village of Kuskoy,…
India Soundscapes – Loudspeaker

India Soundscapes – Loudspeaker

[gallery type="rectangular" columns="2" ids="480,479"] A vividly colorful audio snapshot from one of the world’s most exotic locations, India. Trains, bells,…
Tony Schwartz – sounds of my city

Tony Schwartz – sounds of my city

[gallery type="rectangular" ids="489,490,491,494,495"] n 1952, Tony Schwartz (born in Manhattan, 1923-died 2008) was recording New York children and untrained street…
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