DS106: DS106 Field Report – Skating alongside the Suyeong river

I recorded this DS106 field report while skating alongside the Suyeong river in Busan, South Korea. This is the first ds106 field report where I’ve made use of video. Unlike my previous field reports where sound or what I’m hearing has been the focus. Here the visual or what I’m seeing is the focus of …

ds106: ds106 Field Report – Peaches for sale

It’s quite common in South Korea for fresh fruit and vegetable merchants to drive around suburban streets in their mini-trucks spruiking their wares over a loudspeaker. This is the sound of a merchant who specialises in peaches. [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/22765735″ params=”show_comments=true&auto_play=false&color=ff7700″ width=”100%” height=”81″]

ds106: ds106 field report – The sound of Korean cicadas

This is the sound of a late Korean Summer. The sound cicadas or 매 미 (meh-mee) fill the air with their wall of sound. 매 미 sound different to Australian cicadas, which I guess is no suprise. Their sound seems to come in waves, unlike their Australian counterparts who have more of a constant drone. …

ds106: ds106 Field Recordings – Friday night roadside ambience

It’s the end of another working week. I’m waiting outside the local pizza shop on a Friday night. I hear some nice roadside ambience. I hit record. [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/19551834″ params=”show_comments=true&auto_play=false&color=ff7700″ width=”100%” height=”81″ ] Pizza shop interior and roadside ambience without commentary. [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/19548752″ params=”show_comments=true&auto_play=false&color=ff7700″ width=”100%” height=”81″ ]