framework:seasonal ::: issue #15, now available!

The 2023 finale of framework:seasonal is issue #15, featuring new works by artists from the USA, Canada/Japan, and Australia. This fund-raising series showcases a collection of unreleased pieces from the field recording community. Sponsor-level patrons receive the release automatically, with details and reviews accessible via their release page and Bandcamp.

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#894: 2024.06.16

this edition is full of personal favorites – gruenrekorder, jim haynes, bird & renoult, KMRU, the aporee maps…
from the intensity of shattering glass and cicadas to the vibrations of super high frequency radio waves, lambs’ tails and 13.8 billion years… these sounds come from and go to lots of places.

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#893: 2024.06.09 [felicity ford]

this week we continue our look back at some early framework:afield classics, as we revisit our second edition of the series, produced in the uk by artist, author, podcaster, knitter, and longtime friend of the program, felicity ford, aka felix, first aired on the 19th of may 2006

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#892: 2024.06.02

the hectic summer months have begun at framework HQ – local projects, travels, gardening work, and the endless attempt to construct proper window screens, all culminating in the need for some soothing sounds. we think this collection of artists have provided the elixir – insects, frogs and quiet tones from pablo diserens […]

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#891: 2024.05.26 [ben owen]

this week we continue our look back at some early framework:afield classics, as we revisit our first ever “official” bimonthly edition of the series, produced in new york city by artist, publisher and printer ben owen, and first broadcast on the 5th of may, 2006. it is comprised of recordings […]

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#890: 2024.05.19

m larsen-bakk splices together reports from single days of his life in his cut journal series; andrea ermke live-edits her recordings from minidisc to 1/4″ tape; david vélez composed with the sounds of cooking and growing plants; bill vine composes and performs works for clarinet quintet in response to […]

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#889: 2024.05.12 [andrew jacques]

this week we begin looking back at some classic editions of framework:afield – first up is our original pilot episode for the series, produced in london in 2006 by andrew jacques, and featuring a mix of sounds by italian composer walter marchetti. for more of andrew’s work visit https://soundcloud.com/a-d-jacques.

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#888: 2024.05.05

several new discoveries this week: andy fray, lola de la mata, p.u.m.a., bad groupy (although the work of this duo’s component parts, jeff surak and kris kuldkepp, is familiar to our airwaves)… these sounds were matched up with a very familiar name, kate carr, and one who’s been with us just once before, overdriven dreams.

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#887: 2024.04.28 [michael northam]

this edition of framework:afield, entitled whisper to dragons, was produced in the united states, using recordings made in south asia, by michael northam. producer’s notes: a document produced by Michael Northam putting together in order to digest his 2022-23 chapter of life in south Asia. […]

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#886: 2024.04.21

the ‘m​ɜ​ː​.​m​ə​ˈ​re​ɪ​.​ʃ​ə​n | p​ə​r​ˈ​f​ɔ​r​.​m​ɪ​ŋ ple​ɪ​s’ compilation (works by felicity mangan, jenny berger myhre, jez riley french and phoebe riley law), manja ristić, e. jason gibbs, and fletina; sounds from the aporee maps by slavek kwi, peter cusack, diane barbé & selu herraiz, and sala; and a framework introduction recorded in japan by christopher olson (aka standard grey).

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#885: 2024.04.14 [sawako kato]

this week we mourned the passing of another great artist and great friend of the program, sawako kato, who died on march 31st in tokyo at the far, far too young age of 47. sawako’s work first appeared in framework edition #002, in june 2002 and then joined us in london […]

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#884: 2024.04.07

masayuki imanishi, marlo de lara, francisco lopez, and madeleine cocolas; sounds from the aporee maps by piotrek zyla, sem zeeman, diane barbé & selu herraiz, capture, and maciej janasik; and a framework introduction recorded for us in mexico by barry cullen.

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#883: 2024.03.31 [steven sherrill]

The latest framework:afield episode, “Septet at the Threshold,” produced by Steven Sherrill, features an event where seven pianos were burned at a gathering of over a hundred people. For additional work, visit stevensherrill.com. The Patreon campaign has 115 patrons, holding steady at 59% of the funding goal.

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#882: 2024.03.24

Framework Radio is late due to travels, but offers a new show featuring a collaboration between the host and artist Manja Ristić on the Unfathomless label. Also highlighted are pieces by Alëna Korolëva and three newcomers—Coagulent, Emma Margetson, and Thomas Fleischhauer—with an intro by Paul Mallatratt, and sounds from the Aporee soundmaps. No Patreon progress.

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