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Inauguration Ambient Media Mix

January 20, 2009

I watched the inauguration on multiple streams, usually listening to the audio of Democracy Now as it was the least inane by far.
I routed all this through my little mixer and processed some of it with delay and other psycho-acoustic effects, as well as adding loops from my Buddha Machine. I didn’t think to record any of it until the end, so this excerpt starts with the sound of Bush flying away in his helicopter and then contains highlights from the network streams as they were wrapping up. It also includes some appropriate branding from AT & T, courtesy of Fox New’s webstream.



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3 comments

  1. Cool stuff. Thanks!


  2. [...] :::KILL UGLY RADIO::: Just another WordPress.com weblog « Trouser Press Tuesday: SALEM 66 Staples Center Ambient Mix July 8, 2009 Here’s a live mix I did in real time of the heavily saturated media coverage of Michael Jackson’s memorial at The Staples Center. I started rolling with the press’ breathless reportage of the motorcade and all the fan reactions and the like. I also mixed in live sounds from a Southern California HAM radio repeater station and some looping sounds from a Buddha Machine 2. It was recorded using the exact same methods as my live Obama Inauguration mix here. [...]


  3. [...] Here’s a live mix I did in real time of the heavily saturated media coverage of Michael Jackson’s memorial at The Staples Center. I started rolling with the press’ breathless reportage of the motorcade and all the fan reactions and the like. I also mixed in live sounds from a Southern California HAM radio repeater station and some looping sounds from a Buddha Machine 2.It was recorded using the exact same methods as my live Obama Inauguration mix here. [...]



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