Surface Runoff

7” vinyl released on Autofact in an edition of 500. Cut by Jason at Transition Studios, London.
Designed by Philip Marshall. With thanks to NOTAM and OCA. Both tracks published by Touch Music.

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Side A: ‘Mae Taeng’ – Frogs and crickets from paddy fields, catfish and shrimp from the rivers Ping and Mae Taeng north of Chiang Mai, Thailand, using 2 DPA hydrophones, made during a visit to The Land Project in January 2007.

Side B: ‘Drift’ – A collage of underwater hydrophone recordings from the rivers Fjádrrgljúfur (Iceland), Akerselva and Hardangerfjorden (Norway), Spree (Germany), Ouse (England), Ping and Mae Taeng (Thailand). This edit is taken from the sound installation Drift at the LABoral art centre in Gijon, Spain which opened on 16 November 2007.

Above: the process of cutting the 7” – Jason at Transition Studios, London, photographed by Mike Harding.


A: Mae Taeng
B: Drift