Plugs

Strata – A discussion with Patrick Farmer

February 19, 2014

An ongoing (maybe five part, who knows?) discussion between myself and Patrick Farmer about an album by Tarab, field recording in general and a wealth of other barely tangential subjects has begun as a serialised exchange at The Field Reporter website. Patrick is an excellent musician, a fine writer, a good friend and a dreadful […]

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CD Reviews

Tarab – Shards of Splinters – Fragments of Scratches/Killustiku Killud – Kriimude Killud

March 13, 2013

CD Semper Florens The subtitle of the website belonging to Tarab, AKA the Australian sound artist Eamon Sprod reads “careful arrangements of sonic rubbish”. This description describes his work well, and at the same time goes some way to point towards what I enjoy most in field recording work these days- the careful arrangement of […]

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CD Reviews

Wednesday 2nd December

December 3, 2009

Another stressy day, but this one went well in the end so the headache had shifted by mid-day and I had the time to really focus on some music on my way home, and on into the night as I sit here with a huge slice of banoffee cheesecake and a hot cup of genmaicha. […]

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CD Reviews

Friday 18th September

September 18, 2009

Very very tired again tonight so please excuse me if this post waffles on in a slightly anchorless manner again. It has been a very long and exhausting week and I still have to work a long shift tomorrow. Anyway the CD I have listened to todays is a curious one. Tarab is the nom […]

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