The Portal from Issue 327

Ivan Seal Portal

May 2011

"I remember being really taken with Hill's early works when I was at college. They are at the same time harsh and blunt, poetic and rich."

The Portal from Issue 327

São Paulo Portal

May 2011

"Bar/club on São Paulo's lively Rua Augusta. Host to a variety of artists. Instituto have a residency on the last Thursday of each month, which will regularly feature artists such as Criolo, Emicida and Curumin."

The Portal from Issue 327

Bedroom Rap Portal

April 2011

"A minimalist Tumblr run by New Haven rapper Left Leberra, where he showcases songs, video clips and graphic design experiments."

The Portal from Issue 326

Jenny Hval Portal

April 2011

""Ruminations While (Audio) Walking: Time, Place, And The Body" by Justine Shih Pearson is both a partly written, partly recorded essay about listening."

The Portal from Issue 326

Olivia Block Portal

April 2011

"I refer to this site all of the time, and I love that the content is always updated. There are some iconic sound and video works available on UbuWeb that were previously available through art school libraries and museums only."

The Portal from Issue 326

Andy Battaglia Portal

April 2011

Andy Battaglia's article Once Upon A Time In... Harlem in The Wire 326 revisits the Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center and its importance in the work of composers such as Vladimir Ussachevsky, Otto Luening and Milton Babbitt.

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Portal 16/03/2011

March 2011

This is the first of four conversations to be uploaded in the lead up to Mutek 2011. Remaining Q&A's feature Matmos, Kevin Martin (aka The Bug/King Midas Sound) and The Caretaker.

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Portal 15/03/2011

March 2011

Online radio series by Barcelona's museum of contemporary art, with programmes covering the history of collage and sampling in music to the German home recording tape scene and much more...

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Portal 11/03/2011

March 2011

Free download of the second volume of Numero Group's Eccentric Breaks & Beats. Mix by Adam Calman from Parallel Thought.

The Portal from Issue 325

David Bedford Portal

March 2011

"The many strands of BASCA's activity include the lobbying of politicians, civil servants and industry bodies; celebrating achievement through such events as The Ivors, the Gold Badge Awards and the British Composer Awards, and fostering a community in what is frequently a solitary freelance world."

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Portal 09/02/2011

February 2011

Resource for music and sound enthusiasts with content focusing on the more experimental aspects of audio production.

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Portal 07/02/2011

February 2011

Explorative audio lab and sound design studio, with examples of their experiments with contact mics and circuit bending alongside their commercial work.

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Portal 14/01/2011

January 2011

A transcript of an interview with Ornette Coleman by the French philosopher Jacques Derrida...

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Portal 12/01/2010

January 2011

The comprehensive survey also includes sections focusing on historical sounds of the city, its wildlife, and travels further afield up the Thames estuary to the Hoo Peninsula in Kent.