Category Archives: Music

All My Friends Live in Uncanny Valley

All My Friends Live in Uncanny Valley is a really fun collection of remixes of music by Petunia-Liebling MacPumpkin. The songs appeared in their original form on her most recent album, the similarly named I Left My Heart in Uncanny Valley but appear here reimagined by Toxic Chicken, Renaldo & the Loaf, Vertigen (of Quimper),… Read More »

Vestigial Digital is now a free download

Carya Amara’s 2001 release Vestigial Digital is now a free download via Bandcamp. It is still also available on CD. The music on Vestigial Digital was made using software to transform natural and unnatural sounds. No conventional synthesisers (hardware or software) were used. “as atmospheric as hell… pioneering stuff indeed” – Modern Dance magazine “a… Read More »

Cumbria Remixed

As explained at shaunblezard.net:- “Cumbria Remixed was an exciting sound project using digital technologies to investigate and remix the soundscape of Cumbria. It created a lively dialogue between old and new, young and old through field recordings of Cumbrian environments, and local people’s tales, tunes, stories and songs”. As previously mentioned, Carya Amara’s contribution, The… Read More »

A Cumbrian Remixed

Cumbria Remixed is a sound project in which various artists “use digital technologies to investigate and remix the soundscape of Cumbria” in North-West England. Carya Amara has just contributed a track, based on mixing up a few brief utterances by Cumbria Remixed organiser and prominent feature of the local soundscape Shaun Blezard. Listen to Carya… Read More »

New track on ‘The Sun Will Rise’

The Sun Will Rise is an MP3 album compiled by Inter-Netlabel in support of charities operating in Japan, in response to the recent disasters there. It includes a new track by Carya Amara, ‘Elements Unbalanced’. The compilation can be downloaded for free:- Download part 1 Download part 2 – and you can donate to your… Read More »