17 The Monte Rosa, Part 3

“Light wants to pass through the universe, and is alive in the crystal”

The third in a fortnightly four-parter about beauty, legacy and competitive town planning from the Nuketown universe. Part 3: Max hands over Walter Taut’s hard drive to Sophia, as the mystery around his death deepens.

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16 The Monte Rosa, Part 2

“The stars in the sky and the stars on earth greet each other”

The second in a fortnightly four-parter about beauty, legacy and competitive town planning from the Nuketown universe. Part 2: Sophia sends Max on an errand.

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15 The Monte Rosa, Part 1

“Engage the masses in a great task, which fulfils everybody,
from the humblest to the foremost”

The first in a fortnightly four-parter about beauty, legacy and competitive town planning from the Nuketown universe. Part 1: a town planner and decathelete meet in unlikely circumstances.

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14 Celadon City

“You want something in this life? battle and take it.”

“You want something in this life?  Battle and take it.”

Two pieces from the Pokémon universe, including a guest poem by Henry Raby.

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Samples used:

“Corcovado” by Stan Gets & Astrud Gilberto

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13 Nuketown #4: “No Place” (Finale & Election Day Postcript)

A utopia in four parts, reimagining the UK’s nuclear submarine budget as a new city. Part 4: we finally discover the whereabouts of Alfred’s cat.

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Tracks Sampled:

“Wednesday Morning, 3am”, “The Sun is Burning” and “My Little Town” by Simon & Garfunkel

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12 Nuketown #3: “What incredible folly”

A utopia in four parts, reimagining the UK’s nuclear submarine budget as a new city. Part 3: the hunt for Alfred’s cat turns complicated.

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Tracks Sampled:

“Don’t You Want Me” by Human League

“Two Princes” by Spin Doctors

“Feeling’ Groovy”, “Kathy’s Song” and “Song for the Asking” by Simon & Garfunkel

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11 Nuketown #2: “Millions and Millions”

A utopia in four parts, reimagining the UK’s nuclear submarine budget as a new city. Part 2: Alfred continues the search for his lost cat.

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Tracks Sampled:

“The London I Love” by Vera Lynn

“Little Green Bag” by the George Baker Selection

“A Poem on the Underground'”, “Homeward Bound” & “The Star Carol” by Simon & Garfunkel

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10 Nuketown #1: Bricks

A utopia in four parts, reimagining the UK’s nuclear submarine budget as a new city. Part 1: Alfred loses his cat.

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Tracks Sampled:

“Bleeker Street” & “So Long, Frank Lloyd Wright” by Simon & Garfunkel

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9 Fordville: A Grandad Tale #3

“Money cannot make anything and money cannot manage anything.”

The third instalment in an alternate-history epic inspired by the real Ford Motors company town of Fordlandia. A charismatic millionaire makes a daring run at the Presidency…

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Sampled tracks:

“Bossa Nova” from the movie Starci Na Chmelu (1964)

“My Country ‘Tis Of Thee” by the Edison Male Quartet (1914)

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8 La Ville Radieuse

“he never paid attention to the frantic hum of demolition and construction taking place between the 3rd and 4th Arrondissements, never looked up from the street enough to see the eighteen identical crosses of brilliant grey-white creeping into the sky like furtive geometrical prayers”

A tale of love and bureaucracy set in the realisation of Le Corbusier’s architectural dream, the Radiant City.

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Sampled Tracks;

“La Vie en Rose” by Edith Piaf

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