Microtopies is a yearly exercise from the amazing Gracia Territori Sonor group (the masterminds behind the unmissable LEM festival and the Encounters in Time and Space event series). The goal is to collect sonic miniatures of at most one minute of length, from all over the world, shaping a sonic journey that later becomes a special edition of the radio program Radio Música i Geografía (Ràdio Gràcia FM, Barcelona), as well as a digital release.
69 pieces from 11 countries make up this year’s edition of Microtopies, and amongst them, alongside great contributions from experimental masters like Adrià Bofarull, Lluís Surós or Anki Toner, I contributed a doctored field recording from the balcony of my apartment in Sydney’s inner west, and named it “Oest Interior”. Here’s the thing:
And here is the complete playlist, which you can stream / buy directly there, in Bandcamp: