The 16th May 2015
A reading group discussing documentary recordings of individuals and communities, of cultural and political events that were recorded and published on vinyl. Admitting to vinyl’s seductive and nostalgic qualities we nonetheless want to listen to what was thought worth the trouble.
Beginning with The Slits, American Radio Interview (winter 1980). CBS, 1981 and, Various,The House Committee on Un-American Activities: Hearings in San Francisco, May, 1960. Folkway Records, 1962.
A loosely constituted reading group initiated by Rachel Cattle, Jenna Collins and Volker Eichelmann.