Last spring, the opal mining Corner Country town of White Cliffs held an Underground Art Festival and, as part of the celebration, Jon Rose led a group of musician/sound artists into the small but very engaged community. The Sound Circus brought sonic work, which uses fragile new media and homemade technologies, to challenging and remote environments and conditions hostile to Homo urbanus (heat, flies, floods, snakes, etc). It’s a test for a musician, their creativity, and their technologies. The mission also examined the notion of whether a group of ‘blowins’ could contribute to a ‘singing up of country’ in a place where indigenous traditional culture has all but been eradicated. (Mutawintji National Park once hosted huge corrobories of over 3,000 people.) The circus sound artists offered improvised performances, interactive musical ‘play’ and highly successful school workshops.
DESIGN SQUAD . String ThingCome play again later! Come play again tomorrow!Once in Awhile, More Talk = More TimeHome » Free Webtools In some cases, talking more saves you time! In areas where it's necessary to type and/or write (ex: grading student papers), you can get the same job done in less time if you switch to voice recordings. Luckily, it's simple and free to send voicemails over the internet, and record your voice without using any software. All you need is Vocaroo. Vocaroo makes recording your voice simple.SworlyHere’s Why You Should Convert Your Music To 432 Hz“If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.” – Nikola Tesla “What we have called matter is energy, whose vibration has been so lowered as to be perceptible to the senses. There is no matter.” – Albert Einstein Tesla said it. Einstein agreed. Science proved it. It is a known fact that everything—including our own bodies—is made up of energy vibrating at different frequencies.
stereomood - emotional internet radio - music for my mood and activitiesDes podcasts pour votre communauté avec AudiobooLilian Mahoukou, du blog Doppelganger, m’a récemment fait découvrir Audioboo, un service qui permet d’enregistrer 5 minutes de sons et de le partager. J’ai trouvé cela vraiment épatant (j’adore la radio !) et surtout, excessivement simple d’utilisation – en plus, ce service fonctionne aussi depuis un smartphone. Voilà typiquement un service bien pensé, qui peut apporter beaucoup de choses à vos communautés.
SongCratePostmodern Jukebox: Vintage Remixes of Modern Music [Videos]It was a few months ago when I came across Scott Bradlee's, Postmodern Jukebox on YouTube. The group had recently put out a vintage remix of Macklemore's song Thrift Shop and a British artist had in turn, created a techno remix of the vintage remix. In short, a modern remix of a vintage remix of a modern song had been born. Now try saying that five times fast. Since then, Postmodern Jukebox has gone out to produce 31 YouTube videos, nearly approaching a grand total of one million combined YouTube views. Most of these Postmodern Jukebox videos are all various vintage remixes encompassing a variety of styles of modern songs.
The New LoFiBalabolkaBalabolka is a Text-To-Speech (TTS) program. All computer voices installed on your system are available to Balabolka. The on-screen text can be saved as a WAV, MP3, MP4, OGG or WMA file. The program can read the clipboard content, view text from documents, customize font and background colour, control reading from the system tray or by the global hotkeys. Supported file formats: AZW, AZW3, CHM, DjVu, DOC, DOCX, EPUB, FB2, HTML, LIT, MOBI, ODT, PDB, PRC, PDF, RTF, TCR, WPD. Download BalabolkaCratePlayerHow To Remove Ambient Noise From Your Audio Files Using AudacityAudacity is a free program available for Mac, Windows and Linux, so most people should be able to download this and use it to clean up their recordings. Today we’ll take you through a few simple steps you can use on all recordings to remove background noise from audio. Install Audacity When you’ve downloaded Audacity, you’ll notice that it’s able to be used to import or record music and vocal tracks and can be used to mix tracks together for other purposes. This makes it very useful to musicians and podcasters alike, whether you are an amateur or a professional.
Cinch - Create and share micro podcasts, images and text updates on CinchCast.comSince merging with fellow virtual communications leader Cinchcast, Inc., BeaconLive now offers services and technology to support every type of distributed event – ranging from fully managed, moderator-assisted webcasting productions to do-it-yourself webinar hosting, and everything in between. Looking for a DIY virtual communications and content hub you can tailor to your organization’s specific needs? Then look no further.7 Tools Students Can Use to Create Music OnlineYesterday, I gave a short presentation on digital storytelling to the folks in attendance at the Ed Tech TeacherTeaching History With Technology workshop. One of the points I made to participants is that when creating multimedia digital stories the best way to avoid any kind of copyright issues is to have students create their own sounds and images to include in their projects. Here are some tools that students can use to create their own sounds online. Using Aviary's Roc service you can create your own music loops or samples. After you've created your music samples you can download them, reuse them in Myna, or embed them into your blog.