Show 331: Raw Audio Recordings #2: Open Classics by Gabi Schaffner

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.

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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
12:23  2006
Recorded at Kalajoki, Finland
A “pure” field recording of a tractor pulling championship

05 lights out!
1:15 2006
Recorded in Gießen at the “Kümmerei” artist residency
A mystery of light switches
Material: light switches, cat, door, bell, stairs.

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