Sound Walks

Mama Said Play in the Alley

If something is boring after two minutes, try it for four. If still boring, then eight. Then sixteen. Then thirty-two. Eventually one discovers that it is not boring at all. John Cage Mama Said Play in the Alley¬†was part of Preston’s Production Line Festival in 2008. The aim was to transform a bleak, industrial back … Continue reading Mama Said Play in the Alley

Merry Consumeristmas

This sonic walk took place in and around Preston’s Fishergate Shopping Centre in 2008 to experiment with changing the perceived environment through Music. Like soundtracks to films, a sound walk is a soundtrack that emotionally charges real life and transforms it by igniting the imagination. A cheerful shopping centre becomes a sinister place with warped … Continue reading Merry Consumeristmas