Month: June 2022

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Sound Ledger¹ (Amsterdam, McDonald’s)

11: Percentage of flights curbed at Amsterdam airport since 2019 to cut noise pollution 95: Reportedly the expected percentage accuracy for voice AI ordering at the McDonald’s drive-thru window 80: Reportedly the effective percentage accuracy for voice AI ordering at the McDonald’s drive-thru window ________ ¹Footnotes Amsterdam: reuters.com. McDonald’s: mashed.com. Originally published in the June 27, 2022, edition of the This Week in Sound email newsletter. Get it in your […]

todayJune 27, 2022

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LIVE REPORT: Glastonbury Festival Day Two

Patrick Clarke delivers his second dispatch from Pilton, where Paul McCartney, Yves Tumor, Black Midi, Pa Salieu and more deliver a sterling Saturday. Photos by Jim Dyson

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LIVE REPORT: Glastonbury Festival Day One

Our man on Worthy Farm reports back from the Friday of Glastonbury Festival 2022, which sees imperious sets from Little Simz, Confidence Man, Arooj Aftab, St Vincent and more. All photos by Jim Dyson

todayJune 25, 2022

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twitter.com/disquiet: Pottery, Watson, Berberian

I do this manually each Saturday, usually in the morning over coffee: collating most of the tweets I made the past week at twitter.com/disquiet, which I think of as my public notebook. Some tweets pop up sooner in expanded form or otherwise on Disquiet.com. I’ve found it personally informative to revisit the previous week of thinking out loud. This isn’t a full accounting. Often there are, for example, conversations on […]

todayJune 25, 2022 1

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