July 7, 2014
Acting The Rubber Pig Redux—fantastic new Long Player from Daniel Patrick Quinn:"Quinn remains our best bet for a next-generation British cult figure likely to continue surprising us in 10, even 20 years…” Stewart Lee [The Sunday Times] image ©2014 D.Bacon/D.P.Quinn

Acting The Rubber Pig Redux
fantastic new Long Player from Daniel Patrick Quinn:
"Quinn remains our best bet for a next-generation British cult figure likely to continue surprising us in 10, even 20 years…” Stewart Lee [The Sunday Times]
image ©2014 D.Bacon/D.P.Quinn

April 6, 2013
Eat Pray Mourn: Crime and Punishment in Jakarta  Powerful radio documentary on ABC Radio National by Jacqui Baker, Siobhan McHugh and Louis Mitchell—weaving in a few select Indonesian sounds along its sad way.More here | Download

Eat Pray Mourn: Crime and Punishment in Jakarta 
Powerful radio documentary on ABC Radio National by Jacqui Baker, Siobhan McHugh and Louis Mitchell
—weaving in a few select
Indonesian sounds along its sad way.
More here |
Download

November 18, 2012
HujanA thank you to John at Grove of Whispers for this mighty long-form ambient audio piece 'Hujan'—mixing in Indonesian rain recordings, and bits… Be drenched…

Hujan
A thank you to John at Grove of Whispers for this mighty long-form ambient audio piece 'Hujan'
—mixing in
Indonesian rain recordings, and bits… Be drenched…

March 23, 2012
Found sound stir-fry: ∙ Instant atmosphere for the Lonely and Isolated!∙ Audio cut-up blender / happy accident generator! ∙ Originally an idea at soundgrabs.com—expanded now to 700+ muckaboutable downloadable sounds; playable and blendable here…Photo ©Simon Jenkins©2012 Derek Bacon

Found sound stir-fry:
∙ Instant atmosphere for the Lonely and Isolated!
∙ Audio cut-up blender / happy accident generator!
∙ Originally an idea at soundgrabs.com—expanded now to 700+ muckaboutable downloadable sounds; playable and blendable here…

Photo ©Simon Jenkins
©2012 Derek Bacon

November 25, 2011
99 LAUGHS

99 Laughs

99 audio examples of human laughter
—cackles, chortles, titters, sniggers, snickers, roars, shrieks, snorts, howls, chuckles, guffaws—the lot.

[HERE TO HEAR]
[ZIP OF ALL 99]

May 30, 2011
Indonesian [found] sound set on SoundCloud! 2 hours of random candid everyday Indonesian sounds:Sate sellers, moaning taxi drivers, busking dangdut bands, performing monkeys, squeaking becak, monsoon rains, hustlers, hasslers, mosques, massages, weddings, insects, pigeons, loads of motorbikes and hammering, and the calls of some 20-odd passing street sellers… SILAKAN
©2011 Derek Bacon

Indonesian [found] sound set on SoundCloud!
2 hours of random candid everyday Indonesian sounds:
Sate sellers, moaning taxi drivers, busking dangdut bands, performing monkeys, squeaking becak, monsoon rains, hustlers, hasslers, mosques, massages, weddings, insects, pigeons, loads of motorbikes and hammering, and the calls of some 20-odd passing street sellers… SILAKAN

©2011 Derek Bacon

January 30, 2010

Sound Picture

Sound picture
Basque wedding—May 2004 
Inside the church, outside the church, and quite a bit back at the hotel
[original files here]
©2010 Derek Bacon

May 12, 2006
24 HoursCheck out the clever fella Bastard Pop of mash-up act Eric Kleptone and The Kleptones, and the sprinkling of found sounds used in 24 Hours.
Like this one

24 Hours
Check out the clever fella Bastard Pop of mash-up act Eric Kleptone and The Kleptones, and the sprinkling of found sounds used in 24 Hours.

Like this one

December 22, 2003

Sound pictureXmas day advice

Sound picture
Christmas day advice
[here for original]
©2003 Derek Bacon

March 14, 2003

Sound PictureStop The War

Sound picture
Anti-Iraq war demo: London February 15, 2003
photo ©2003 Rich Horn
[here for mp3]

©2003 Derek Bacon

January 12, 2002

Panic, Alarm, Cheap Trousers

Sound picture
Panic, alarm, cheap trousers: Autumn into Winter 2001
[original file here]

©2002 Derek Bacon

January 2, 1995

Sound PictureSunday in Ragunan

Sound picture
Sunday afternoon in Ragunan:
4-track tape montage of sounds around the house one sunday.
[Really long cables from Pasaraya and a Fostex X18H from somewhere in Glodok].

[wav here, mp3 here]
©1995 Derek Bacon

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