WGXC-90.7 FM

Noise & The Megacity: Bangkok Noise

Feb 16, 2021: 2pm - 3pm
WGXC 90.7-FM: Radio for Open Ears

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Standing Wave Radio

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Hosted by Paulus van Horne.

This week on the program, Paulus dusts off a number of interviews they conducted in Bangkok in 2017-18. These interviews touch on the topic of noise from the perspectives of an acoustic engineer and an anti-noise activist among a number of non-specialists.

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?