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January 2, 2018
by PH
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The New You – Whispering Down

To kick the New Year off, here’s a New You promo video dating from (gulp!) 1987. I’ve had this sitting around for ages, most obviously in need of a serviceable audio track: as you’ll be able to see time has … Continue reading

March 31, 2009
by PH
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A Brief History of Electronic Music

1992 found me studying Music Information Technology at City University under Jim Grant and Simon Emmerson. As part of my dissertation I wrote a long piece on the history of electronic music. It sat around on the old paulhazel.com for … Continue reading

October 6, 2008
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Korg DS-10

Here’s something: a venerable analogue monosynth re-imagined for the 21st Century and the Nintendo DS, no less. 2 twin-ocillator synths and a 4-part drum machine pre-loaded with samples create by the DS-10 itself. A 6-track sequencer. Built-in FX and real-time … Continue reading

December 8, 2007
by PH
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Karlheinz Stockhausen 1928-2007

I cannot let the death of Stockhausen pass by without saying something. But what? Firstly, I’ll have to admit that much of his music remains completely unknown to me. Despite this, those pieces that I do know exist somewhere inside … Continue reading

October 16, 2007
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Just Loud

It’s around this time of year that I start my classes on audio mastering. One of the big issues for me is the abuse of limiting plug-ins, and so it was with some delight that I recently came across this … Continue reading

January 1, 2007
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Resonance

Hello all, Welcome. This is a new blog that will be about things I’m particularly interested in i.e. narrative, interactivity, medium theory, music technology, design, new media literacy, etc.. Hopefully it’ll be pretty eclectic: it’s all grist to the mill, … Continue reading