Don’t Listen Up

Ever wondered what’s happening in the sky above a chance tune in. An aural exploration of sea and air pollution with artists Magz Hall and Peter Coyte at the Whitstable Biennale, Studio 3 Horsebridge Arts Center. Sat 11th and 18th 12.30 -5 and Sunday 19th 11.30-4pm Whitstable and south east beaches are suffering from sea […]

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20 years ago

20 years ago in May 2002, I hosted the opening party for Resonance FM, with a live set from Wire, that week I started doing a weekly arts and music show You Are Hear. I wrote a bog about the early days of Resonance FM and my involvement as one of its artist founders, read […]

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Short Waves / Long Distance 2022

Waves of Resistance airs with 16 radio art works as part of Short Waves / Long Distance 2022 program, on the Shortwave Shindig, a multi-hour celebration of shortwave history, art, and culture held at the remote Winter SWLFest on Friday March Stephen Bradley‘s freeze.THAW, Jeff Economy‘s Orthicon Ghost, Jonny Farrow‘s Circuits±Waves, Jill Freidberg‘s El trabajo y la paz, Glass Salt‘s Shooting Star, Magz Hall‘s Waves of […]

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Ivors Nominee 2021

I been nominated for a prestigious Ivors Composer Award for Sound Art. Celebrating the UK’s best new works by composers writing for classic, jazz and sound art in the UK, Dr Hall has been nominated in the category of Sound Art for her radiophonic piece Waves of Resistance (radio art without borders).    “It’s fantastic for my sound work Waves of Resistance to be […]

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Oram Awards

The winners of the 2021 Oram Awards – an awarding body championing women and gender minority pioneers in electronic music and sound – have been announced. The six winners of The Oram Awards 2021 are: experimental radio artist Magz Hall – also a longtime member of influential electronica crew Sprawl Collective – sound-poet-sculptor Vivenne Griffin, […]

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Whose Laughing Now TC margate

 ‘Whose laughing Now’ aka Brexit Bags Artist Magz Hall @radio_mind Laughing sacks are uncanny items sold in jokeshops in seaside towns like Margate and across the UK. For me they were the perfect small audio device to subvert and reinvent, as kind of playful homage and to the ongoing pain that is Brexit. The Lachsack […]

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Rewire Festival

Hot on the heals of the POW Festival Waves of Resistance can be heard as part of the Rewire Festival 6-9th May. Sunday 9th at 16.45 https://www.rewirefestival.nl/timetable?day=4 Info about Waves Of Resistance https://magzhall.com/waves-of-resistance-tonnta-friotaiochta/ The work was orginally commissioned by Galway 2020 https://www.aerialsparks.org/magz-hall and selected for Rewire from 400 submissions details here https://www.rewirefestival.nl/artist/open-call-for-sound–radio-works

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