PORTA7 CD/Publication: Sybella Perry - Grey Ladies
Recorded at Grey Ladies stone circle, Elton, Derbyshire, UK, February 2013

Vocals performed by Sam Ayre
Mastered by Jacques Beloeil

Commissioned by Octopus Collective as part of a series of new works for radio exploring notions of space, Grey Ladies is a composition of field recordings that documents a series of attempts to resonate a stone circle. Using amplified and acoustic vocals alongside pure sine wave tones these exercises set out to test theories surrounding the construction of megalithic sites as acoustic environments.

A project conceived by Sybella Perry.

The publication showcases a series of photographs taken by Daniel Irons during the recording process.

Co-released with Hideous Replica (HR1)

Edition of 100.

Screenprinted and glass mastered CD inside a Risograph cover, on a thick PVC sleeve. Publication consists of a printed acetate, over a folded double-sided A3 poster (risograph) with a postcard/credit inlay.

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