Monthly Archives: December 2011

Ffayre bells?…

Listening to field recordings around waterloo station/southbank/thames river bed, the portion on the thames. Isolated the sound of tinkling, silvery bells, very strange melody, also very hard to isolate with equalizer or compression, almost not present at all. Was able … Continue reading

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cunning-man’s trial at exeter 1566…

Thanks to Marion Gibson for putting this in the book ‘Witchcraft and Society in England and America, 1550-1750’ Cornell University Press Document in Devon Record Office, Chanter MSS 855B (f. 310-312v) Res die martis xxmo die mensis Augustii Ao 1566. … Continue reading

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reading dr.dee’s diary…

I have been reading a reprint of the diary of dr.dee, and have noticed some interesting things(at least to me). He borrowed money a lot, and seemed involved in quite a few law suits for slander. I have always found … Continue reading

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inhabitants of atlantis and other appreciations…

Wanted to thank Geraldine and Bali for all their assistance in finding good books and the warm reception accorded me at their bookshop, Atlantis 49a Museum St. London WC1A 1LY, if you are ever in London go check them out … Continue reading

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working on recording project…

I am working on a cassette only release for Tapeworm(www.tapeworm.org.uk). It is called ‘edward kelley’s blues’, It is utilizing some of the best extracts from the field recordings I did in and around waterloo station/southbank/thames river bed, as well as … Continue reading

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In the Smoke

This was supposed to be the 2nd post, but I failed to publish it, saved as draft instead, whoops. DRC This is unrelated to topic, but for some reason my personal facebbook page got removed, but the one for my … Continue reading

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Finnish death ‘elves’…

Apparently, in finnish folklore, there was an elf or fairy of the dead and graveyards, the Kalman vaki. The term also refers to the magical power to be gained from the dead and graveyards, unfortunately, most of the info I … Continue reading

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