Aural Postcard: Blood Diamond Mix

Not that I have so much to say, but this happened recently and it was too good not to document. I guess just as an aside note, the iPhone has really “revolutionized” this type of documenting for me. Usually, even though I have a high-quality recorder, I’d only take it on special occasions, go purposefully Read more about Aural Postcard: Blood Diamond Mix[…]

Aural Postcard: Poetry @Rhizome cafe

This is my first attempt at an aural postcard. The reason why I want to do this, inspired by the application “dB” is to give as full and rich idea as possible of a particular soundscape, particular aural context, what happened there for a length of time, details that other measures alone won’t be able Read more about Aural Postcard: Poetry @Rhizome cafe[…]

dB: Sound portraits, aural postcards

So I’ve become somewhat obssessed with sound level meter apps for the iPhone. After I bought dB from ¬†Faber Acoustical I was confounded by the usual complaints I encountered on sound level app comments ¬†pages – that it registers too high decibel levels. I mean, 77 decibels at a poetry reading, at a coffee shop, Read more about dB: Sound portraits, aural postcards[…]