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Little make-believes in the shape of poems. And experimental soundscapes.

Little make-believes in the shape of poems. And experimental soundscapes.
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United States

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Little make-believes in the shape of poems. And experimental soundscapes.

Twitter:

@fqmonk

Language:

English


Episodes

Sunday Magic

5/30/2017
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A Sunday afternoon Dronecast 44, Franklyn Monk TITLE: Sunday Magic DESCR: Droning under the Sunday sky ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: 44 GENRE: Drone, Soundscape, Ambient YEAR: 2017 PUB: Quasigentsia TAGS: Drone, Soundscape, Ambient, audio, field recording, sky, aerial, antenna, birds, fly, plane, sound design, sound effect, video, podcast, Franklyn Monk, Dronecast, 44, REAPER URL: Persistent MIRRORS: Archive Audio | Archive Video | YouTube LICENSE:...

Duration: 00:16:42


Lands End

5/24/2017
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Slow rollin’ on Fyxation tires. Dronecast 43, Franklyn Monk TITLE: Lands End DESCR: Field Recording ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: 43 GENRE: Drone, Soundscape, Ambient YEAR: 2017 PUB: Quasigentsia TAGS: audio, field recording, sound design, sound effect, video, podcast, Franklyn Monk, Dronecast, 42, REAPER, cycling, fyxation URL: Persistent MIRRORS: Archive Audio | Archive Video | YouTube LICENSE: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Duration: 00:16:40


Submerged

5/13/2017
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I don't know if the whole is greater than the sum of its parts, but here we are. It's parts being two weeks of exploration and hard work, of chasing tangents and getting lost in your lips. Joy and suffering the whole way has led to this, whatever this is. This is Submerged. Dronecast 42, Franklyn Monk TITLE: Submerged DESCR: Still life ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: 42 GENRE: Drone, Soundscape, Ambient YEAR: 2017 PUB: Quasigentsia TAGS: audio, sound design, sound effect,...

Duration: 00:16:40


Party Bridge Road

4/30/2017
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TITLE: Party Bridge Road DESCRIPTION: I'm told that's what the locals call it ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: 41 GENRE: Drone, Soundscape, Ambient YEAR: 2017 PUBLISHER: Quasigentsia TAGS: audio, sound design, sound effect, water, video, podcast, Franklyn Monk, Dronecast, 41, REAPER, Inkscape, GIMP, Auphonic, Monk URL: Persistent MIRRORS: Archive Audio | Archive Video | YouTube LICENSE: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Duration: 00:16:39


Phazor

4/19/2017
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A slice of the upcoming The Last Dromedary that didn't make the cut. Spectrogram by Sonic Visualiser Additional editing by Inkscape and the GIMP. The seed audio is a Shepard tone, with a root of 14000 Hz, created with Audacity. Processing and video by REAPER. Leveling by Auphonic. TITLE: Phazor: Collision of Waves DESCRIPTION: Dual Shepard tones contend for center field dominance. ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: mini (40.5) GENRE: Drone, Soundscape, Ambient YEAR: 2017...

Duration: 00:05:00


Bactrian

4/7/2017
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TITLE: Bactrian DESCRIPTION: Chorus of drones. ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: 40 GENRE: Drone, Soundscape, Ambient YEAR: 2017 PUBLISHER: Quasigentsia TAGS: soundscape, sound design, experimental, ambient, drone, franklyn monk, dronecast, 40, reaper, audio, podcast, monk, video URL: Persistent MIRRORS: Archive Audio | Archive Video | YouTube LICENSE: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Duration: 00:16:40


Thomas Run

4/2/2017
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A processed recording of a bike ride. Ride into the the night with me. TITLE: Thomas Run DESCRIPTION: An exercise in routing. This project has a single sound source, that's stripped, ripped, split, and recombined through a labyrinthine routing matrix. ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: 39 GENRE: Soundscape, Field recording, Drone, Ambient YEAR: 2017 PUBLISHER: Quasigentsia TAGS: soundscape, sound design, experimental, routing, music, electronic, ambient, drone, field recording,...

Duration: 00:16:40


Stress Response

3/26/2017
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Wherein I loose my shit. Notes: http://fmonk.quasigentsia.com/archives/9382

Duration: 00:01:19


The Lesser Pump

2/18/2017
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The beginning and the end are worn. Virtual instruments controlled by samples. A G-man posing as a number station. A preachy New Year’s reveler. Ice calving from an iceberg. A hammer strike. Dronecast #38 Show Notes: http://fmonk.quasigentsia.com/archives/9270 Download: audio, video TITLE: The Lesser Pump SHORTDESC: Experimental track featuring virtual instruments driven by samples ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: 38 GENRE: Ambient, Drone, Experimental, Field recording YEAR:...

Duration: 00:16:40


WIP: NS: Generative

8/16/2016
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A preview track of an upcoming Dronecast. Episode Link | Archive Item | YouTube

Duration: 00:16:40


Behind Junkie

8/14/2016
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Example of my Technique Brusier.m4a is a field recording I made on a warm October morning between a dry cleaners and a restaurant. A downspout was producing a crazy discordant noise. I think it was ice from a freezing up A/C unit on the roof, but I'm not sure. Kids and dogs wandered by wondering what the hell I was doing crouched down holding my phone up to the downspout. The recording became bibruser3_stems_OuiDecay-001 the rhythmic jangly stringy percussive cohesive backing layer of...

Duration: 00:05:30


WIP: Number Stream

8/14/2016
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A quick render from something I'm working on. g2sdr.mp3, 0:33, 2.4M https://archive.org/download/fmonk_WIPNS/g2sdr.mp3 Bonus Track (not in podcast feed) NSCC.mp3, 16:40, 23M https://archive.org/download/fmonk_WIPNS/NSCC.mp3 Episode Link | Archive Item WIP: Number Stream by Franklyn Monk is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Based on a work at archive.org.

Duration: 00:00:31


The Tenth Day

8/6/2016
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Franklyn Monk Dronecast #37 The Tenth Day An experimental audio track featuring WikiLeaks audio of the AbilityOne/SourceAmerica scandal Episode Link | Archive.org item TITLE: The Tenth Day ARTIST: Franklyn Monk ALBUM: Dronecast TRACK: 37 GENRE: Experimental YEAR: 2016 PUBLISHER: Quasigentsia URL: http://j.mp/2atEzkt LICENSE: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International LICENSE URL: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/ TAGS: ambient, dronecast, monk, franklyn monk,...

Duration: 00:21:21


Milling

2/28/2016
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Franklyn Monk Dronecast #30: Milling I shot the video at TWU in Denton, TX. https://youtu.be/5jC79eljQbA Franklyn Monk Dronecast #30 Milling Episode link: http://fmonk.quasigentsia.com/archives/8023 Archive.org item: https://archive.org/details/FranklynMonkPodcast30 Youtube: https://youtu.be/5jC79eljQbA Follow me Twitter: @fqmonk Facebook: facebook.com/fqmonk Website: fmonk.quasigentsia.com

Cranes

2/8/2016
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Franklyn Monk Dronecast #29: Cranes I shot the video at South Lakes Park in Denton, TX, where I found Harmony, a kinetic art sculpture by George Cadell. https://youtu.be/VJVwqVAzif0 Franklyn Monk Dronecast #29 Cranes Episode link: http://fmonk.quasigentsia.com/archives/8014 Archive.org item: https://archive.org/details/FranklynMonkPodcast29 Youtube: https://youtu.be/VJVwqVAzif0 Follow me Twitter: @fqmonk Facebook: facebook.com/fqmonk Website: fmonk.quasigentsia.com

Tour Guide

12/14/2014
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Podcast: Download (Duration: 1:13 — 3.1MB) Once upon a time in a desolate land In the middle of a Familiar worldsystem You’d recognize it It’s right over there Stood a tree. Under the tree sat a poet. It was the last tree and the last poet. Fitting they should die together Thought the poet. Fitting, […]

I Trusted You

12/11/2014
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Franklyn Monk Dronecast episode 26, “I Trusted You” Enhanced podcast Episode link: http://fmonk.quasigentsia.com/archives/6522 Follow Me Twitter: @fqmonk Facebook: facebook.com/fqmonk Website: fmonk.quasigentsia.com

It’s a Hoot

11/30/2014
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IntroductionMy twenty-fifth podcast is a poem.(It's much less repetitive than the last one.)Podcast: Download (Duration: 16:40 — 41.2MB) Main ContentHello Good evening and welcome I’m Franklyn Monk I hold deep-seated and derisive political ideologies It’s true! I’m an ally But I see no sense in preaching to the choir I see no sense in preaching […]

A Form of Madness

11/28/2014
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Podcast: Download (31.6MB) I don’t know if this represents a form of madness or not.

Recording Eight

11/11/2014
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Podcast: Download (32.7MB) Here’s a new track. I rushed through it last night. I’m experimenting with the generative audio equivalent of the literary cut-up technique. Did it by hand though, as I’m not as capable as I want to be with coding music. I developed the logic but couldn’t figure out where to begin with […]
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