Shelley Short – Pacific City

10 August 2017 // Music

Pacific City by Shelley Short is out tomorrow on Mississippi Records. Lara C Cory reviews: Born and bred in Portland Oregon, Shelley Short grew up surrounded by books and music, conversation and open minds, singing to the same in her music. Short’s 2014 album of cover songs, Wake the Dreamers, caught the attention of fellow […]

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Sail A Sinking Sea

8 June 2016 // Field Recording //Film/TV

Sailing A Sinking Sea from olivia wyatt on Vimeo. Olivia Wyatt is a US film editor, producer and director. Winning awards for her work, Olivia has participated in many international group exhibitions, national solo exhibitions, and had her work screened festivals and cinemas all over the world. Sailing a Sinking Sea is Olivia’s most recent […]

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An Interview With Dr James Fox

24 May 2016 // Art //Film/TV

Dr James Fox MA (Cantab), MPhil, PhD is a Fellow at Gonville & Caius College in Cambridge. An author and TV presenter with a special interest in the art of WW1, 20th century art and the cultural history of colour, it’s land art that has become the focus of his most recent documentary for BBC […]

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Magnetic Reconnection

23 April 2016 // Film/TV

Magnetic Reconnection: A film by Kyle Armstrong Review by Lara C Cory Magnetic Reconnection is a film by Canadian film maker Kyle Armstrong in collaboration with Dr Trond S. Trondsen, known for developing cutting edge auroral imaging systems. Magnetic Reconnection features a narrative by Will Oldham and a score written by Jim O’Rourke. Considered to […]

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The Caught by the River Book of the Month: December

1 December 2016 // Books

Animal. Vegetable. Mineral. Organising Nature: A Picture Album (Wellcome Trust, hardback, 112 pages. Out today and available here) Review by Lara C. Cory T.S. Eliot understood the profundity of names. In this poem he ponders the naming of cats in an amusing way, but ends his thoughts alluding to the notion of a Name as […]

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