30 Days Wild

The month of June was dedicated to the Wildlife Trust's #30DaysWild. I produced a series of audio miniatures, slices of time that document the month. It was an excuse to…

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Ambient Isolation

Since the globe went into lockdown a few weeks ago, many of us have noticed the significant shift in our sonic landscape. Most apparent in urban spaces, the restrictions on…

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Movin’ On Up

Played some bass for this video from SixtyFourMusic Can you spot my fetching fluffy zebra jacket?     The #64BigBandProject is a charity project by the team at SixtyFour Music…

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Balter video released!

Balter are a contemporary folk quartet who have emerged from the music scene in Newcastle. Leaning heavily towards their shared love of Scottish music, they combine traditional and original material…

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NUTELA Award

The Newcastle University Technology Enhanced Learning Advocates (NUTELA) award allowed me to follow a dream and spend ten days out at sea working both as a citizen-scientist and as a…

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Balter recording

Recorded the fantastic folk quartet Balter today in a quiet part of Newcastle University, to make use of some natural acoustics, caught wonderfully by the pair of DPA 4011-C in…

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Walking Festival of Sound

Great fun recording some Newcastle/Gateshead quayside sounds with Usue Ruiz Arana tonight in preparation for the Walking Festival of Sound. Whilst on our adventure we stumbled across a film crew…

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“No Whole Truths”

Johannah Latchem’s work addresses themes of law, punishment and power. They intervene in the material culture of the courthouse to establish new rituals. Her art installations are sometimes installed in…

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