A musical variety show for boxing day; I play some hurdy gurdy; listen to some field recordings of melting water; a (seasonal) reading of and music inspired by Philip Larkin's "An Arundel Tomb"; and some plans for next year on the podcast.
- Bill Drummond Birthday Letters: https://youtu.be/xfNjQoVr4ro
- Sol Lewitt 35 sentences on conceptual art: https://www.ubu.com/papers/lewitt_sentences.html
- Melt: https://zenglop.bandcamp.com/track/melt
- Hurdy Gurdy, East Side Parking Lot with Norfolk and Southern Railroad. 11/07/2010: https://youtu.be/u-Xrv5NvEXI
- Me playing hurdy gurdy: https://youtu.be/Xkm_3oxdtWE
- From snow undated: https://zenglop.bandcamp.com/track/white-noise-of-the-elegy
- British Library collection of Ted hughes manuscripts: https://www.bl.uk/collection-items/manuscript-drafts-of-fulbright-scholars-and-other-poems-from-the-birthday-letters-notebooks