Tongue and Cheek: Hum (Audio)

Mar 02, 2021
Voiced and led by Tim Simonds, Aaron Lehman and Emma McCormick-Goodhart.

Hum—locating vibration and channel, (gr, zz, hm), sounds that give rise to the idea of a mouths, “indistinctness and lack of clear location…’paravocalic’,”electro-larynx and exo-larynx, Brahmari or “the bee,” many busy parts, resonance and the choral coordination of an empathetic engine, “I think the veil of contentment and expressivity of the purr, purring, when a cat loves you and puts its warm body and it’s purring on you, it’s transformative, it’s lovely, it’s a healing sense.” Carolee Schneemann’s interview with Emma McCormick-Goodhart, Jane Birkin et Serge Gainsbourg’s “Je T’aime,… Moi Non Plus,” Knud Viktor, Tony Talmich, Elizabeth Grosz, Steven Connor, Crash Test Dummies.


First broadcast on Montez Press Radio as Tongue and Cheek- Ep8: Hum - Saturday, March 30th, 2019, 11 a.m. -12:00 p.m.