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Show 640: The sublime revenge of being happy by Paulo Chagas for Radio Zero

  “The sublime revenge of being happy” composed and conducted by Paulo Chagas performed by Illustrious Unknown Creative Ensemble Branching voices Recognizing the journey through the cypresses Cold Far to the city Away people (This dance is just for bugs) … Continue reading

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Show 585 – Memento (Radio-Zero)

Memento by Abdul Moimême. This radio piece is what its title implies: a reminder of persons and past events, which in the present case are autobiographical as well as musical; occurrences that span a period of over 30 years and … Continue reading

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Show 559: “I promise not to feed back in love again” by Mestre André & Paulo Raposo, Radio Zero, PT

Mestre André: cassete feedback Paulo Raposo: cassetes, field-recordings and assorted sinewaves André G Pinto Aka Mestre André: MA in Musical Arts at New University of Lisbon with a research visit to SFU Burnaby, supervised by Barry Truax. BA in Sound … Continue reading

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Show 534 Rios Enclausurados – Marco Scarassatti (Radio Zero)

Rios enclausurados (Enclosed Rivers) is a poetic and political construction of a sound space created by editing the sounds of various streams and rivers which have been artificially channelled in the city of Belo Horizonte. This Brazilian city has approximately … Continue reading

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Show 484: Fernando Fadigas, Inland, for Rádio Zero Lisbon

This soundscape composition is divided in two parts and is part of my sound research at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Lisbon during 2013. Undercurrent is about water sounds and is taken from an audiovisual installation shooting in a … Continue reading

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Show 459: Diana Combo | Stone, flax and tears | from RadioZero

Pedra, linho e lágrimas (Stone, flax and tears) It’s an edit made with recordings from the series ‘O Povo que Canta’, directed by Michel Giacometti, that i used for a gig at Associação Recreativa Amigos do Minho, in Lisbon. The … Continue reading

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Show 435: Clouds N 38 42.53, W 9 8.96 27-12-12 (Radio Zero)

Clouds N 38 42.53, W 9 8.96 27-12-12 Pedro Lagoa – laptop, 6DE André Avelãs – electronics (rehearsal for the When I Look at the Clouds I See Clouds [nimbostratus] performance that took place at Galeria Boavista, Lisbon, 28th Dec. … Continue reading

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Show 410: by OS for Radio Zero, Lisbon

Os: for percussion on 24 tuned suspended mirrors, recorded voice, alto saxophone, cello, cymbals and electronics. A series of letters that come from a far away place and time. The narrator describes his research voyage on a planet with strange geological formations: The … Continue reading

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Show 390: Sketch For Matter (by Ed Baxter, Resonance104.4fm)

The opening sequence of the Michael Powell/Emeric Pressburger film A Matter Of Life And Death (1946) provides the inspiration and much of the raw material for this fugitive mediation on the romance of radio, heavily influenced by the delightful theories … Continue reading

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Show 387: Latesummer_Night’s_Dream (diving for pearls) by Paulo Raposo , Radio Zero, PT

The perfect timing for shell hunting is immediately before and after low tide. At this timing, clandestine shell hunters suddenly come from the dunes and cross the low waters on foot. The small boats are stranded in the sand gently … Continue reading

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