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by pogo
Mon Jan 09, 2006 5:54 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: volunteer in new areas
Replies: 14
Views: 9460

I have written emails to loads of student radio stations up and down the country. I outlined what the Forest and Forest Records was and offered a free compilation CD (which Jane and Dan are sorting out). I have said that a collection from all the artists will be sent as well as, a brief description...
by pogo
Thu Jan 05, 2006 4:19 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Forest Darkroom!
Replies: 2
Views: 2909

forest darkroom has recently had a stereo donated to it.

listen to tunes as you print: plays TAPES and CDS
by pogo
Thu Jan 05, 2006 4:16 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: how to get your music online in the forest radio
Replies: 2
Views: 2769

how to get your music online in the forest radio

andyfarina@mail.com says: Hi pogo. Its Garden Andy here. Myself and Danny Mullins try to write tunes and heres one of them. Just thought that if you liked it u cud put it onto the radio. Artist name: Dandy Song Name: Good Will Chill p.s. bassline very low and may distort but not sure so have a list...
by pogo
Thu Jan 05, 2006 4:11 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: volunteer in new areas
Replies: 14
Views: 9460

yes yes... find the radio stations that take submissions... this would be a great help. thanks andy!
by pogo
Wed Jan 04, 2006 8:25 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: volunteer in new areas
Replies: 14
Views: 9460

sweet, i'll setup the space and post the details when it is ready.
by pogo
Mon Dec 12, 2005 11:29 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: volunteer in new areas
Replies: 14
Views: 9460

we - the forest - of course want people that can make things happen. as with any volunteer position, it is what YOU put into it. mentioned, is that you'd like 'helping with radio Podcasting'. brilliant! do it. i have no idea what Podcasting is, or what it can do for the Forest.. although i've heard ...
by pogo
Sat Dec 03, 2005 4:54 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: volunteer in new areas
Replies: 14
Views: 9460

strictly point of view. i don't know anything about our stuff. so it would be no different for a volunteer. it is a logical process. certainly it is a job. step one: spot items of questionable use to us (mark them) step two: email a description of said items to the groups for review step three: foll...
by pogo
Sat Dec 03, 2005 4:30 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: REQUEST a WEBSPOT
Replies: 13
Views: 8606

Oh, can I have one too? For photography mainly/initially? getting a photo gallery is easy: i'll need to have a name of the gallery to start. anybody wanting a 'webspot' needs to provide this information 1st: name:? used to call your folder something and act as a web address /name/ what functions: 1...
by pogo
Sat Dec 03, 2005 12:56 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: volunteer in new areas
Replies: 14
Views: 9460

volunteer in new areas

i am getting overloaded with activities causing a dam in my plans. i wish i had eight arms on three bodies with two brains. maybe you can help. this is a list of the tasks: <hr> forest shop setup : the books this would be mostly helping out with data input and organization of our newly started 'fore...
by pogo
Fri Dec 02, 2005 9:54 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: gross christmas party meeting
Replies: 9
Views: 6135

events for the fortnight

have anyone got the events for the fortnight typed out?
by pogo
Fri Dec 02, 2005 9:52 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: gross christmas party meeting
Replies: 9
Views: 6135

is there a flyer or poster made yet?
if so, email it to me so i can post it to the site.
by pogo
Sat Nov 26, 2005 9:56 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: REQUEST a WEBSPOT
Replies: 13
Views: 8606

can do ryan, you're on the list with everyone else. it's going to be another couple a weeks.. they'll all get done at once. 1. miroslav 2. magda 3. mat 4. ryan 5. darkroom these are more or less spots that you'll be able to put up anything you like. there will be a gallery and writing spots. we can ...
by pogo
Wed Nov 23, 2005 4:37 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: REQUEST a WEBSPOT
Replies: 13
Views: 8606

it's either based on the order inwhich they are uploaded.. or alpha-numerically

i use iView (can give you - it's a catalog program) and order them within there, then drag and drop them on Fetch to upload. ... very easy, quick and flexable.


-still awaiting an image and some text for your MP3...
by pogo
Tue Nov 22, 2005 8:45 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: NEW MENU DISCUSSION
Replies: 9
Views: 6242

yes... bad or diffecult items on the menu should be hiked in price til close to none order it. almost like taking it off the menu, but a gift when someone does order it. my non-kitchen status may render me inadmissable... but make people pay for our misery is a good moto.. no? i do get esspresso her...
by pogo
Tue Nov 22, 2005 8:41 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: REQUEST a WEBSPOT
Replies: 13
Views: 8606

yes. you can batch upload with a ftp program. else 5 at a time. i can give MAC users a program .. Fetch. otherwise there are plenty of freebie programs for windows and unix to use. PC FILEZILLA is a great free FTP program. here's the download. http://www.download.com/FileZilla/3000-2160_4-10383825.h...
by pogo
Fri Nov 11, 2005 10:07 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: REQUEST a WEBSPOT
Replies: 13
Views: 8606

REQUEST a WEBSPOT

http://www.theforest.org.uk/gallery/ a work in progress... thumbnailed links to all the musicians, artists and writers of the forest. if you'd like a gallery for posting your forest photos or artwork or music or video, any large files such as movies, mp3s .. use http://www.yousendit.com/ to: pogo[@]...
by pogo
Thu Nov 10, 2005 11:59 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Post of perception
Replies: 3
Views: 2821

Mr Angry & Mrs Calm

http://www.ianrowland.com/MiscPages/Mra ... scalm.html

This illusion was invented by Philippe G. Schyns and Aude Oliva of the University of Glasgow
by pogo
Wed Nov 09, 2005 5:48 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Sound and Stage Minutes
Replies: 2
Views: 1943

Majickal, can we meet up this week.

i've been in daily.
and will be in cafe ~12-4 for the remainder of the week.
by pogo
Wed Nov 09, 2005 9:41 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Events !!! Get excited !
Replies: 6
Views: 4087

we need FLYERS

all this cool stuff going on... and no flyers?

anyone whats to make a flyer, even very simple send em to me and i've post them, and copy machine them... drop a few around the cafe... you know.. advertise?
by pogo
Tue Nov 08, 2005 12:44 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: philosphy - just revenge
Replies: 5
Views: 4812

i need to kill my computer,
before it kills me.

is pre-revenge ok?
by pogo
Tue Nov 08, 2005 12:32 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Post of perception
Replies: 3
Views: 2821

blue balls

http://blueballfixed.ytmnd.com/

    1. open your browser window as big as it gets
    2. follow 1 blue ball
by pogo
Mon Nov 07, 2005 5:33 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Squatting in paris
Replies: 5
Views: 4251

does this mean that you will have a new photo of The Man in front of the Tower?
by pogo
Fri Nov 04, 2005 11:39 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Sound and Stage Minutes
Replies: 2
Views: 1943

Sound and Stage Minutes

Sound Meeting Minutes : Majickal , tim and pogo 1st step discussions on PA/Events equiptment 1. lighting 2. pa : what we got/what we want 2c. safety 1. Lighting forest needs a frontal lighting solution for events discussed was cost... seems to be within reason to get a basic 3-4 par64 can setup for ...
by pogo
Thu Nov 03, 2005 2:32 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: things i hate
Replies: 9
Views: 5896

time
by pogo
Sun Oct 23, 2005 10:30 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: We Want The Airwaves!
Replies: 12
Views: 9024

i really do like the idea of an actual radio show spinning the forest music collection with DJ talk and hype mixed in. the musical content of the radio is rather hap-hazzrdly put into a single mixed playlist. so if anyone would like to know how to create your own playlists of forest music... ask awa...
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 1:17 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: We Want The Airwaves!
Replies: 12
Views: 9024

i guess i'm missing something here on the internet streaming part of this... hasn't anyone clicked on the circle R next the What' On? section in the side bar? that's a streaming radio that plays anything we put into it. it would be nice to mix in some DJ commentary/forest talk into the mix. we can d...
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:56 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: What is a Bootleg
Replies: 2
Views: 2292

i'll bring the recordings i made at the jazz estate. some incredible stuff

a few have never been heard before | virginboots
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:35 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

The Basement

This is a great idea, let's make it public and collect a resource of locations. Maybe it could go on the web after and be added too on the BB? Who: The Basement Where: Manchester What: Social centre, radical bookshop, arts and events venue. vegan cafe, free internet and exhibition space http://short...
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:35 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

Wayward Council

Wayward Council
807 W. University Avenue
Gainesville, Florida
United States

001 352 335 0800

http://www.members.tripod.com/wayward_council/

Volunteer run not-for-profit record store/creative space.
Gigs/shows/film nights/poetry/fiction readings

cool stuff!
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:34 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

Cowley Cafe/Bookshop

Cowley Cafe/Bookshop
12 London Road
Brighton
BN1 4DA

http://www.cowleyclub.org.uk/

Cool volunteer run cafe, event space and info point.
I dream of forest having this sort of bookshop.

At night it is a members only bar/club. Interesting idea
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:33 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

555

who: 555 what: exibhitions concerts poetry sessions theatre art auctions for social causes performance and whatever where: R. do Almada, nº555, no Porto, Portugal web: http://www.555.weblog.com.pt (blog in portugese) e-mail: almada555@gmail.com from message sent by hugo to info@theforest: we're thin...
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:32 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

Side Cinema

who: Side Cinema where: 5/9 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3JE web: http://www.sidecinema.com/ from their website: Side Cinema was first opened in the late 1970s by Amber Films to show radical and independent film, but closed in the 1980s. Now it is headquarters to outsider programming of radical, i...
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:31 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

things from here

who: things from here

what: volunteer-run gallery and art shop

where: Bristol

web: http://sparror.cubecinema.com/here/mainmenu.html
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:30 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

Bound Together Book Collective

Bound Together Book Collective
1369 Haight St
San Francisco, CA 94117-2908
001 415 431 8355

volunteer run anarchist bookshop. loads of independently published books, zines, tshirts etc.etc.

started in 1976 (!)

is tre cool

was the real beginning of my zine collection
by pogo
Wed Oct 19, 2005 12:28 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

the Barrington Collective

http://barringtoncollective.org/

does lots of cool things
---------------
*Free School
*Art Collective
*DIY Festivals
*CoOp Housing Directory
*Connects other collectives/coops/foresty places together

based in the san francisco bay area (california).
by pogo
Thu Oct 13, 2005 9:28 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

Findhorn Foundation

ravanwin wrote:WHO: Findhorn Foundation

What: artist's community

Where: The Park, Forres, scotlant

e-mail: uhall@findhorn.org

(wants to work with us on a project soon.)
by pogo
Sun Oct 09, 2005 6:28 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Post of perception
Replies: 3
Views: 2821

Post of perception

Posts of perception
by pogo
Sun Oct 09, 2005 6:16 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

Cube Microplex

who: Cube Microplex

what: a volunteer-run cinema

where: Bristol

web: http://microplex.cubecinema.com/cubewebsite/
by pogo
Sun Oct 09, 2005 6:11 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

motorship stubnitz

who: stubnitz

what: a boat that goes around the world giving free parties and clubnights

where: a port near you

web: http://www.stubnitz.org
by pogo
Sun Oct 09, 2005 6:07 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: other cool foresty organisations
Replies: 84
Views: 83096

other cool foresty organisations

This is a record of the other cool foresty organisations we know about. Each org gets its own post. Put their name as the post title.
by pogo
Fri Jul 22, 2005 11:54 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Spending Suggestions Forum
Replies: 16
Views: 12286

Art*o*mat is a really cool idea.

couldn't we find a 'coin machine' of some kind, (doesn't have to be a cig machine) and refashion it into a forest Art*o*mat?

maybe a super-fantastik-spacesaving-wall mountable one!
by pogo
Fri Jun 24, 2005 10:39 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Computer Workshops
Replies: 4
Views: 4091

i have a small firewire/usb enclosure. we could swap in your HD and try to pull the files out. as long as it mounts fine, it should be alright. you'd have to ok with pulling out your HD and risks. the other way is to take it to Scotsys, might be £60. they got data off one of our failed HDs a couple ...
by pogo
Tue May 24, 2005 2:14 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: suggestion to improve the bb
Replies: 9
Views: 7926

thanks for the tips:)
by pogo
Sun Apr 24, 2005 10:29 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: This week I've been mostly listening to...
Replies: 216
Views: 194495

dungeon family
jl hooker
eddie harris

"the clatter of street noise just outside my window"

joe henderson - 'multiple'
kid606

rlburnside
texas funeral
by pogo
Fri Sep 03, 2004 5:27 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: admin is out from a little while
Replies: 3
Views: 4748

admin is out from a little while

hey everyone, i'm going to be VERY in and out for the next few months.
i'm going on tour with Ministry as a VJ Consultant (doing the visuals) so internet access is rare and slow:)

this should be very self running... so post away..

any issues.. email 'beev'

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