WGXC-90.7 FM

Noise & The Megacity: Interviews in Noise, Seoul

Oct 15, 2019: 2pm - 3pm
WGXC 90.7-FM: Radio for Open Ears

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Standing Wave Radio

wavefarm.org 1620-AM | Simulcast mid-6 a.m. and Saturdays on WGXC 90.7-FM.

Hosted by Paulus van Horne.

A dive into an archive of collected noises from 10 megacities across the globe. Interviews and ruminations will be mixed in with these sounds, in search of a better understanding of a fundamental question: "what is noise? This month, a transmission from the road, focused on quiet noise in Seoul, South Korea.

Featured in the broadcast:
dotolim is a concert series of experimental music and sound art, organized by Jin Sangtae. More information about his work and the all the concerts ever produced at dotolim can be found at http://www.dotolim.com/

Hong Chulki has created over a decade of noise from guitar feedback, and modified turntables. His collaborations are too many to list. This website however contains such a list: http://www.balloonnneedle.com/chulkien.html

Ryu Hankil made the transition from techno to exploring the inner workings of clocks, many years ago. He runs an audio art label, The Manuel, and collaborates with artists in Korea and Internationally. http://www.ftarri.com/festival/hankil-e.html

More thoughts on the “relativity of “noise”: https://www.researchcatalogue.net/view/374514/374526