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Prato della Valle: Padova’s Christmas dream

Jul 20, 2016 | No Comments
Prato della Valle: Padova’s Christmas dream

We’re in the centre of the largest square in Italy, the Prato della Valle, listening to an accordion busker work his way through “Silent Night”, glancing around and pondering the world.

What’s he dreaming of?

Join our email list – get a free album

Jul 14, 2016 | No Comments
Join our email list – get a free album

From today, if you subscribe to our email list, you’ll be able to get a free album download as a thank you. The album compiles some of our highlights from 2016 so far, ranging from storms on volcanic islands and hot springs in Iceland to buskers in Washington DC and Venice’s famous bridges.

Sounds from the secret lagoon, Iceland

Jul 11, 2016 | No Comments
Sounds from the secret lagoon, Iceland

Today we visit the secret lagoon, Gamla Laguin, to the east of Reykjavik, Iceland – truly an idyllic spot. New contributor Mark Wilden captured the sound of a naturally bubbling hot spring at the secret lagoon, making the field recording below on his iPhone. The sound brings to mind a blowhole in Croatia we featured […]

Electronic Piazza, Catania

Jun 30, 2016 | No Comments
Electronic Piazza, Catania

Catania, Sicily. A warm September morning sitting at a cafe in the city’s famous Piazza Duomo. An ambulance roars past, interrupting the morning peace.

OPEN CALL: Reimagine the sounds of the London Underground

Jun 28, 2016 | No Comments
OPEN CALL: Reimagine the sounds of the London Underground

We’re pleased to announced our latest open call for sound artists and musicians for our summer project, The Next Station. We’ve created the first ever sound map of the iconic London Underground public transport system – and now we want your help to reimagine it.

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