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Recording Locations
2003

 


Britannia Bridge, Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
01/01/03

On a New Year's day exploration of the under regions of George Stephenson's famous Victorian railway bridge, members of Parking Non-Stop chanced upon a piece of derelict rusting marine machinery. When coaxed into activity, it provided just the right kind of creaking rhythms to fit in with the collective's "rural industrial" aesthetic. A recording was immediately made and used as the basis of a new piece of music.


Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead
21/02/03

Parking Non-Stop's second public performance took place in the Ucheldre Art Centre in Holyhead, Anglesey in an unusual lunch-time event entitled "The Geographies Of Chance" . The performance served as a taster for the forthcoming multi media project "The Archaeology Of Coincidence".

The afternoon event included poetry from Ian Davidson and Sculpture from Wanda Zyborska as well as sound design and a live performance from Parking Non-Stop.


Berlin
25/07/03

Some general ambience was recorded on the city's U-Bahn system, along with the performance of a Prenzlauerburg busker, entertaining early evening bar-goers with his interpretation of Oasis' "Look It Back In Anger" (?!?)

July 5th, 2003: Zo╬ makes a return visit to the Prenzlauerburg bar where PN-S met the Earl & Duke three years previously


Train, Western Poland
26/07/03

Parking Non-Stop found themselves sharing a train compartment with three Russian gangsters whilst travelling between Berlin and Warsaw and managed to record snatches of their conversation/plotting.


Alan making a recording at The Palace Of Culture, Warsaw July 27th 2003

Park, Warsaw
27/07/03

Whilst visiting Warsaw's eternal flame against fascism, Parking Non-Stop chanced upon a group of buskers playing in the park. They stood out from the usual street musicians by way of their progressive rock/jazz fusion style. A few minutes of their performance was documented for the PN-S archives.


Warsaw
28/07/03

Some general bar ambience and conversation was captured in a bar in Warsaw's Old Town.


Bus, Warsaw - Bialostok
29/07/03

General hubbub on a bus journey eastwards from the capital


Forest near Bialowieza, Eastern Poland
31/07/03

Sounds of a European Bison were recorded in a reserve area, followed by those of a pair of fighting red squirrels in the woods on the bicycle ride back to Bialowieza.

The European Bison recorded by Parking Non-Stop in Bielowieza 31/7/03 and subsequently used to construct rhythm tracks for the track "Species Corridor" at PN-S studios.


Alan at the Polish / Belarus border, 31st July 2003

Bialostok bus station
2/08/03

Station announcements were recorded while waiting for the Warsaw bus, along with general travel ambience once on the bus.


Warsaw Old Town
3/08/03

A group of American economists were overheard in a bar plotting to undermine Poland's imminent EU membership and were duly recorded. Further street conversations were recorded later that afternoon.


Aeroplane, Berlin-Manchester
5/08/03

General air travel ambience recorded during the flight back to PN-S HQ.

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