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Various Artists – Strange-Eyed Constellations

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Various Artists – Strange-Eyed ConstellationsI’m a sucker for this kind of thing. I totally bought into the Planet Dog/Shamanarchy angle as a teenager and still buy in now. This compilation has been put together by Toby Marks AKA Banca de Gaia, one of the heads of the scene in the ’90s, a guy who used to be everywhere, whose music was played at and defined by West Country beach parties and forest raves, who always seemed to be spinning.

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Andrew Heath – The Silent Cartographer

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Andrew Heath - The Silent CartographerThe Sound Of Absence

“If a tree were to fall on an island where there were no human beings would there be any sound?” – George Berkeley

Have you ever wondered what happens when you’re not around? What Somewhere Else might look like? To look through someone else’s eyes? The limits of knowledge is one of the most frustrating things about being alive – the fact that we are confined to our senses, and cannot help but greatly filter and effect the world around us, with our very presence. Yet as times go on, as we come to integrate with our machines, and explore the depths of their potential and implications, it does seem that we are finally getting a bird’s

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