06:59 – 07:44, wind W 3 gusting 4, temp 5C (feels like 2) heading for The NW peninsula a man in black gOes to work on a harley a small juDas tree An X18 with … Continue reading →
11:12 – 11:59, wind NNW 2 gusting 3, temp8C (feels like 6) wren sings on the garden fenCe looping through the sOuth east cherRy in full flOwer &...
15:16 – 16:03, wind NNE 4 gusting 6, temp 10C (feels like 7) dog puShed along in a baby buggy bush Of sparrow’s &...
06:50 – 07:32, wind N 4 gusting 6, temp 6C (feels like 2). zig-zag To the nOrth west shiny hoarDings promise &n...
06:41 – 07:20, wind NW 1 gusting 2, temp 2C (feels like 2) off to the norTh a freshly erected lOw fence a front Door with a brass letterbox missing  ...
06:19 – 07:04, wind NW 1 gusting 1, temp 4C (feels like 4). heading souTh heavy dew On the grass across or over two roaDs &n...
11:50 – 12:31, wind WSW 3 gusting 4, temp 15C (feels like 15). Today we head to the eastern shore of Contención Island. A warmer day with slightly less wind. People are moving in ones and twos and taking the … Continue reading →
12:00 – 12:50, wind SSW 3 gusting 5, temp 14C (feels like 13). Today is the first day of containment. I walk a route off WSW, towards and onto the Town Moor then up the side of Cow Hill – … Continue reading →
So, here’s the idea … In the face of the containment measures we find ourselves in we have been allowed one period of exercise a day. The containment strategy is vital for the containment of the Covid-19 Pandemic, but I … Continue reading →
I have a three-day installation coming up – titled ‘One Day in June’, it is a 60 minute, two-channel sound work that is based on work in Iceland. WHEN: Wednesday February 12th from 10:00 – 13:00; Thursday February 13th from 10:00 – … Continue reading →
The latest manifestation of my sound work “No. 2: ‘no trace’” is playing (as a stereo mix) on radioCona: Storyscapes SE – an FM sound art exhibition, live from Ljubljana, Slovenia, running from 18th to 23rd Jan 2020 from 6.33PM. … Continue reading →
To celebrate the winter solstice I will be playing a four hour, four-channel, sound piece in The Arches on the campus of Newcastle University. It will play continuously from 09:00 on Saturday 21st December until 09:00 on Monday 23rd December. In … Continue reading →
An invitation to exhibit at Steklenik (http://www.steklenik.si/en/home/) resulted in a mid-November trip to Ljubljana. Steklenik, a partnership project of the Cona Institute (run by Brane Zorman and Irena Pivka; http://www.cona.si) and the University Botanic Gardens Ljubljana, is a sound gallery … Continue reading →
What is commonly referred to as The Callanais Standing Stones are a late-neolithic era stone circle and avenue, situated on a low hill above East Loch Roag in the west of the outer Hebridean island of Lewis. However, there are … Continue reading →
The St John’s Harbour Symphony (http://www.soundsymposium.com/about/harbour-symphony/) (played on 1st July this year (2019)) is a striking sonic event. A composition for ship’s horns it takes place in, and resonates around, the natural amphitheatre of St John’s Harbour, Newfoundland. In a … Continue reading →
With the recent conclusion of the Beàrnaraigh series on Resonance EXTRA it was a pleasure to have the complete 24h version accepted for broadcast by Radiophrenia 2019 (26th May 2019 11:59 pm – 27th May 2019 11:59 pm). Radiophrenia is a temporary … Continue reading →
I start at the back of the wooden church. In the evening light, a family wanders the graveyard but at dawn I am alone. Along the narrow path the back-of-the-beach grass transitions into the ridges, fissures and clefts of the … Continue reading →
A slightly different opportunity to broadcast work with Resonance Extra. ‘Flux’is a monthly radio show (curated by James Davoll) that explores themes of liminal space, temporality and boundaries, whether physical or theoretical. This exploration is carried out through field recording … Continue reading →
I have a great opportunity to present a body of work as a 24 episode art radio show – “Beàrnaraigh” – starts Friday 2nd November (09.00-10.00) and runs at the same time every Friday until mid-April (https://extra.resonance.fm/series/bearnaraigh). It is broadcast … Continue reading →
Having talked about the writing process in a previous post, here is the Renga that I wrote. The edge of autumn Today’s truth – the seventh month is our ninth white river brown grassheads dance to a chainsaw’s … Continue reading →