KIOSK:RADIO:KIOSK - Karten Lesen | Reading Cards
The last GUNSTradio show of the year sees miss.gunst reading cards. Don't worry: We won't urge you to take part in a lecture on cartography. Nor we're going to dive into cartomancy – at least not as you use to know it…
FROM CHINA von | by Butterland (radia #491)
An acoustic field trip through China and Chinese childhood.
Ernst Karel: Materials Recovery Facility
The alchemy of everyday. In our (post-)industrial society, there's quite a lot if stuff that won't go to the compost – yet can provide precious material resources. How does this sound? Let us follow Ernst Karel to a matreials recovery facility in Charlestown, Massachusetts…
RadioRhizomE: Rohstoff Recycling | Materials Recovery is a guest show from mobile radio, originally broadcasted as part of mobile radio BSP, mobile radio's programme for the Sao Paulo Art Biennial 2012.
mobile radio is a project by Sarah Washington and Knut Aufermann.
Ernst Karel's "Materials Recovery Facility" is a stereophonic field recording of a materials recovery unit based in Charlestown, Massachusetts. The audio has been recorded in January 2011. A first edition of the piece has been created in 2012 for Sensate. A Journal for Experiments in Critical Media Practice, where it is to be experienced online as part of the special collection "Return to the unseen 2.0".
Ernst Karel is a cultural anthropologist, sound collector, musician and composer. He is currently based in Camebridge, Massachusetts, where he he's lecturer in anthropology at Harvard University and manages the Sensory Ehnography Lab.*
miss.gunst would like to thank Ernst Karel for his wonderful piece; Knut Aufermann and Sarah Wahington for not only being great radio artist, but also relentless radio art networkers; acclitvity for donating a part of his garden to freesound.org, from where we lent a part of the meadow (including the birds in the trees) for the intro part of our show; and last but not least freesound.org for being such a great resource of hq field recordings.
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DIY radio is a theme based special series on GUNSTradio exploring the manifold facettes of contemporary Do-It-Yourself-cultures and their historical background. Running from December 2010 onwards, broadcasted at GUNSTradio's hour (3rd friday of the month, from 2 pm till 3 pm) on radio x Frankfurt Main.
Digital Dust Diaries
The project is dedicated to digital dust collection and what might be called a media archeology in the broadest sense; subjects of research include a wide spectrum of (para)phenomena, instable, dead and undead media, their apparitions and their dispersion.