Shadows of the State “Woodford” flexidisc
Woodford flexidisc from the series Shadows of the State (2015 – 2018)
A limited edition flexidisc containing an original composition created by Graham Massey using recordings of numbers stations. Massey is a musician, producer and founder member of the seminal British electronic music act 808 State.
Shadows of the State adapts open source research and satellite image interpretation in order to investigate spy radio signals known as numbers stations. Using these techniques it locates thirty of their clandestine transmitters, scattered across the globe from Russia to Liberia, Cyprus to South Korea.