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Support emerging technology & sound based artistic practice in unique social contexts
SoundNetwork @ Futuresonic 08 - Autonomous Village
Video documentation by Lewis Wilde from Dan Fox's webcam mounted on his Ultra sonic speaker remote controlled from inside the tent
Log on, listen in, cup of tea, jamaica ginger cake, sorted.
Saturday 3rd (11am-6pm) - Sunday 4th May 2008 (11am-4pm)
The Comfort of Strangers_Hear sonic art, collaborations and collectives from open submission from all over theglobe in the comfort of our audio jacked up furniture.
Cat5FÉTE_Artists Daniel Jones and Werner Moebius collaboration with SoundNetwork on a closed network system; a localised version of the SoundNetwork Drupal website.Also featuring artist Dan Fox on Saturday.
Daniel Jones - Subtext
"But the keystrokes of users on the Net connect them to a vast distributed
"Subtext" (2008) is a generative excavation into network discourses, capturing
Werner Moebius - Sonic Memories
Werner invites you to take part in his Sonic Memory project on computers linked to the café's temporary CAT5 cable and wifi network.Daniel's installation responds to users on the network; slowing down the invisible exchanges and hidden protocols we depend on so much today in our online world;Join us at this inTRANET café; bring a laptop and/or loose change for a cuppa and log on and blog your first Sonic Biographical memory; just don't expect the world wide web
Dan Fox - Untitled
Artist Dan Fox will be in the tent using an ultra high frequency directional speaker distributing our sonic memories in and around the CAT5Cafe
Binary Jam_008 Live experiments in sound fromsome of the best of North West talent.Line up to follow, on The Social Live stage
Audio Farmers Market_Sell your organic audio wares on Sunday 4th May. No EU restrictions need apply.
Coffee and Cake at the Cat5Café_Relax and refresh in our uniquetemporary social space at the centre of the festival site.