Untitled (Tape Ghosts)

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Three reel-to-reel tape players play a three-channel audio piece through their speakers. The sounds come from edited-down found recordings from approximately 1958 to 1975, and feature children and adults singing and speaking nursery rhymes alongside various clicks, crackles, rumbles and hums.

Shown at:
Lost LanguageKraak Gallery, Manchester, April 2010
Time Pieces,  Lancaster Institute for Contemporary Art, February 2011.

Time Pieces, Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts Time Pieces, Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts

A stereo mix-down of the recordings was released through Modisti netlabel in 2011.
Free download here.

Graham Dunning - Tape Ghosts (cover)

 

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