Coke Into Cola

Coke into Cola is an experimental sound project. A comprehensive study and presentation of the sounds are of the ubiquitous Coca-Cola in its modern 500ml bottle. This project was inspired by Andy Warhol’s work in the ‘60s with Coca-Cola bottles and how this product links all classes of society within our western culture:
“All the Cokes are the same and all the Cokes are good.”
(Warhol 1975)

All the sounds within the composition are recorded from Coca-Cola in a 500ml bottle, using three different recording methods to capture not only the familiar sounds we hear from outside the bottle, but also from inside it and the within the liquid. The ‘outside perspective’ samples from the bottle were recorded in a professional studio whilst the ‘inside perspective’ were recorded in and variety of common spaces; from the comfort of a bedroom to public parks, and high streets. The collection of these discoveries were arranged chronologically, from the first grasp of the bottle to the final disposal, taking the listener through the whole process of consuming Coke.

These sounds are presented at a fast-pace compared to the reality of which these sounds follow each other, in order to create a more intense experience. To illustrate the variety of spaces in which Coke is enjoyed, the ‘outside perspective’ recorded audio is processed with a variety of digital convolution reverbs, which adds early reflections, echoes and decays to sound like a specific space, such as a school corridor, mall or gym. The listener is taken on a familiar journey at a rapid pace with a new sonic perspective and appreciation of the sounds produced by us with this common everyday product.

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My new release of ‘oldies’

This new EP is a small collection of old tracks from 2008-2009. I always intended on releasing this EP, but life got in the way, till now!

Enjoy!

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PILGRIM ‘Night’ Rehearsal Video

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PILGRIM ‘Goliath’ Promo

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PILGRIM ‘Life-lines’ Promo

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Pilgrim Live

Pilgrim played a private gig a few weeks ago. I filmed from the side of the stage with my Canon 60D and Go Pro, and Iryna Muha filmed with her Canon from the centre back. Iryna edited the video and I fixed the (rather shoddy) audio.

Enjoy!

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PILGRIM ‘You Pay, We Say’ Promo

Another promotional video for Pilgrim, in anticipation of the ‘Dawn Chorus‘ album release and live show.

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PILGRIM ‘Just Know This’ Promo

The preparation for Pilgrim‘s ‘Dawn Chorus’ release continues…

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Atlas Volt EP ‘Eventualities’ is released!

Today we are proud to announce the official release our new EP ‘Eventualities’.

Please take a free listen!! If you would like to download you can ‘Name your price’ on Bandcamp.

Enjoy!

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‘Pilgrim Returns’ Promo

Here is the first promo I made for the upcoming documentary I am working on called ‘Pilgrim Returns’.

More info about the documentary can be found on my LinkedIn profile or the band’s facebook.

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