Recording is an audio practice that is out of the musical ordinary: listening precedes production. Artists of this school stride across the environment, brandishing their microphones like naturalist photographers pointing their cameras. Could this be a green art? Wearing the hats of both sound artist and journalist, Jean-Philippe Renoult is best placed to explore the question.
published in MCD#65 – L’Internet voit vert / The culture of green tech.
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