Surrounded by Sound

November 11, 2012

In this hour, we find ourselves surrounded by sound.  The sounds of nature, cosmic horror, capitalism, and experimental electronics.

If you want to give our theme remix a whirl, you can download files here and drop your remixes here.

  1. Bernie Krause on "The Great Animal Orchestra"

    Naturalist and soundscape artist Bernie Krause talks about his book, "The Great Animal Orchestra: Finding the Origins of Music in the World's Wild Places."

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    Average: 5 (17 votes)
  2. Dean Lockwood on H.P. Lovecraft's Sonic Horror

    Dean Lockwood talks about his essay, "Mongrel Vibrations: H.P. Lovecraft's Weird Ecology of Noise."

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    Average: 4.3 (7 votes)
  3. TTBOOK Theme Remix

    TTBOOK Technical Director Caryl Owen invites listeners to remix the TTBOOK theme music.

    If you want to give it a whirl, the most important instruction is: please submit your remix as a 16bit, 44.1K (CD standard) .wav file. Mp3s won't work! 

    You can download files here and drop your remixes here.

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    Average: 2.3 (3 votes)
  4. Timothy Taylor on "The Sounds of Capitalism"

    Timothy Taylor talks about his book, "The Sounds of Capitalism: Advertising, Music, and the Conquest of Culture."

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    Average: 3.3 (4 votes)
  5. TMBG TTBOOK Jingle

    It's a They Might Be Giants TTBOOK jingle.

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    Average: 2 (2 votes)
  6. Suzanne Ciani on Her Electronic Sounds and Music

    Electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani talks about her electronic music and sound work.

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    Average: 4.9 (8 votes)