Sound Bank Submissions Are Now Closed!

November 15, 2010 / 0 comments

The Sound Bank is now closed for submissions. We will now sort through the submissions and an independent selection panel will pick the grant award winners. Notification of winning submissions will be posted on this site on Friday 10th December. Many thanks to everyone who has made a submission!

Sound Bank is Launched: A new fund for adventurous audio!

October 4, 2010 / 0 comments

A very exciting announcement – In The Dark has launched its very first Sound Bank, a new international fund for adventurous audio. The Sound Bank scheme is offering funding of between £500 and £1500 towards the production of new audio pieces of 3 to 15 minutes duration each. The fund is open to first-time producers…

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In The Dark and friends in The Guardian

September 29, 2010 / 0 comments

A lovely mention of In The Dark as well as recent curators The Hackney Podcast and Resonance FM in The Guardian today. Make way for the new Golden Age of British Radio! Radio head: British radio triumphs in New York By Elizabeth Mahoney Hackney Podcast’s golden win at the New York Festivals Awards demonstrates how…

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In The Dark @ The Whitechapel Gallery Late Nights Feat. Third Ear

September 27, 2010 / 3 comments

SOLD OUT In November Tim Hinman from the brilliant online audio magazine Third Ear will be flying over from Denmark especially for In The Dark and will present a series of audio works from Denmark and beyond. There will be a few foreign language pieces  but don’t panic – there will be subtitles! A great…

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Feature about In The Dark on Deutsche Welle

September 26, 2010 / 0 comments

A lovely piece about In The Dark made by Sarah Stolarz for Deutsche Welle! “While films and documentaries enjoy a well-established place in the world’s cultural imagination, their aural counterpart –the Radio Feature, seems to live in a strange and much neglected no-man’s land somewhere between journalism and art. Sarah Stolarz went to meet the…

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Sunday 26th September, 8.00pm: In The Dark Featuring Resonance FM @ The Jellyfish Theatre

September 9, 2010 / 1 comment

This month In The Dark teams up with Resonance FM’s Ed Baxter to curate a night of audio oddness, unnatural radio and unsettling soundscapes in one of London’s newest venues. Mixing everything from 70s audio porn to TS Eliot by way of Leslie Phillips, In The Dark promises you a thoroughly unusual night at the…

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A great night with the Hackney Podcast and many more to come!

August 19, 2010 / 0 comments

We had a really wonderful time last night with Francesca Panetta from the Hackney Podcast sharing with us her recent podcast “Night” as well as a few picks of radio and audio that have inspired her. There was a huge turnout with the upstairs at Passing Clouds packed with lots of new faces, as well…

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18th August 2010, 7.30pm In The Dark @ Passing Clouds featuring The Hackney Podcast

July 24, 2010 / 1 comment

On August 18th Francesca Panetta of the award-winning Hackney Podcast will be putting on the In The Dark curator’s cap and choosing a selection of audio and documentary features for your aural delight. The evening will include the works of Radiolab and Kaffe Matthews, as well as a close listening of The Hackney Podcast’s most…

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Still stuffed with delicious food after In The Dark @ Home and plotting the next instalment!

July 2, 2010 / 0 comments

After a successful evening with Leo inspiring (and occasionally unsettling) our audience with his great selection of audio we received some really great comments and feedback… for those of you yet to take the plunge into the dark, we’ve posted a few of them below: “Utterly fantastic- I enjoyed it immensely- it’s so unique an…

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