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by dan
Tue Sep 18, 2007 9:17 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Blender Party Planning Minutes
Replies: 101
Views: 45025

silk are in. which night?
by dan
Mon Sep 17, 2007 1:12 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: release
Replies: 9
Views: 8127

i meant sew.
like this:
by dan
Mon Sep 17, 2007 1:08 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Another Freaking Hotel?
Replies: 26
Views: 17605

what ryan says is correct. It is incresingly common to try and charge outrageous rents for these buildings (i believe the Odeon was something like 180k, right?) and then when no-one rents them (surprise surprise) then you prove they are useless and knock em down. this is bad news. Yes to film nights...
by dan
Mon Sep 17, 2007 9:14 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Building Manager
Replies: 9
Views: 6480

Building Manager

I was thinking it would be good to have some discussion of this post here, what it is for and what it should do, how many hours a week etc, how it's going so far...
So anyone want to start us off?
by dan
Mon Sep 17, 2007 9:12 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: release
Replies: 9
Views: 8127

you could sow your own cd cases that is nice. or make them out of cardboard. why have you forsaken my name?
but yes to the idea sounds good. what will it's catalogue number be?
by dan
Fri Sep 14, 2007 11:29 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Distribution
Replies: 7
Views: 8090

sounds great, go for it. If you posting some be sure to put an insert in, they are in my folder on windows computer as a photoshop doc.
by dan
Fri Sep 14, 2007 9:18 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: record posted
Replies: 4
Views: 5249

hey respect on getting this up. It looks lovely. is there any way to change the categories name from 'CDs - the listening room' to something else? Like - Forest Music? you know, cos not everything we make is on CD these days...
D xxx
by dan
Thu Sep 13, 2007 4:19 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Blender Party Planning Minutes
Replies: 101
Views: 45025

pendulums say to pencil them in...
d x
by dan
Tue Sep 11, 2007 4:11 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: UK Slingshot style diary
Replies: 2
Views: 2611

i have done nothing and know nothing more than this...
by dan
Tue Sep 11, 2007 9:44 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: UK Slingshot style diary
Replies: 2
Views: 2611

UK Slingshot style diary

This looks great!!! Please can we get some? Please?! And let's be involved next year? D xx Hi, Myself and other people in Newcastle who're involved in social centre things are making a radical, DIY, participatory slingshot-style diary for 2008. We have researched the local archives and personal coll...
by dan
Tue Sep 11, 2007 9:35 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: sustainable living guide
Replies: 31
Views: 26822

i doing freshers fair tomorrow and thurs. is there anything for me to bring to it from Forest?
D x
by dan
Tue Sep 11, 2007 9:26 am
Forum: Sales and Distribution
Topic: distro
Replies: 6
Views: 10347

* NORMAN RECORDS (online)
* AVALANCHE (Edinburgh)
* MONORAIL (Glasgow)
* PICCADILLY (Manchester)
* ONE UP (Aberdeen)
* ROUGH TRADE (London)
* RESIDENT (Brighton)
by dan
Sat Sep 08, 2007 1:24 pm
Forum: Sales and Distribution
Topic: The Golden Hour Book: Sales and Distrobution
Replies: 76
Views: 55732

one copy sold to pat
by dan
Wed Sep 05, 2007 6:02 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: sustainable living guide
Replies: 31
Views: 26822

hey it can only be me on the stall I think, but maybe it's in shifts/ But anyway I can put some info about forest on there. yes i can. It's on Wed and Thurs. They have no more spaces for stalls, I'm sharing one already cos I missed the deadline.
by dan
Wed Sep 05, 2007 12:58 pm
Forum: Sales and Distribution
Topic: distro
Replies: 6
Views: 10347

couple national distributors: baked goods, vital, http://www.bleep.com (download)

more tips: http://www.fat-cat.co.uk/DIY/
http://www.fat-cat.co.uk/DIY/resource.p ... =3#Content
by dan
Tue Sep 04, 2007 10:05 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: meat?
Replies: 9
Views: 8453

hey two things: 1 - meeting postponed to 7pm - combined with events and cafe one. 2 - the reason I thought ten/artist is cos it's pretty standard practise with music releases. And there's only 4 artists on the vinyl compared with like 30/40 on the Golden hour book-cd-a-thon. So it would work out the...
by dan
Mon Sep 03, 2007 12:19 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: sustainable living guide
Replies: 31
Views: 26822

which fair are you talking about? Edinburgh Uni? We have stall space could put forest info on it too that would be good and fine.
D x
by dan
Thu Aug 30, 2007 8:21 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: meat?
Replies: 9
Views: 8453

finish work at 5pmpm. Yes see you then. d xxxxx
by dan
Thu Aug 30, 2007 4:13 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: meat?
Replies: 9
Views: 8453

also how many should we give each of the artists? 10? And Magda too right? too right. Meet up soon. Like Tuesday?
D xxxxx
by dan
Thu Aug 30, 2007 4:12 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: meat?
Replies: 9
Views: 8453

yes,m, we still need to draw on 400 records. This can be part of the party?
it is beautiful.
d x
by dan
Tue Aug 28, 2007 4:04 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Fresher's Fair. Art college.
Replies: 113
Views: 93603

even better
by dan
Tue Aug 28, 2007 3:15 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Fresher's Fair. Art college.
Replies: 113
Views: 93603

i also dig the ECa degrees. more dadadada
by dan
Fri Aug 24, 2007 3:13 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: building a hotel?
Replies: 3
Views: 4152

Some good(ish) news - http://edinburghnews.scotsman.com/index.cfm?id=1338712007 Hotel Du Vin developers to push on despite licence 'No' BRIAN FERGUSON CITY COUNCIL REPORTER (bferguson@edinburghnews.com) WORK on a multi-million-pound hotel development is going ahead - despite councillors turning down...
by dan
Fri Aug 24, 2007 3:06 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Proposal to extend the free shop
Replies: 17
Views: 9814

yes!!!! Vive la Freeshop!!!
by dan
Fri Aug 24, 2007 1:42 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Record inner sheet
Replies: 3
Views: 4749

Record inner sheet

Right, i tried to write something up to put in the record for people to read as they listen. I am tired and hungover. So it didn't come out very right you see. Can people try and fuk with it plees? any ideas for images to stick on it too? Remember, this represents forest to the record buying public,...
by dan
Fri Aug 24, 2007 11:11 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Vinyl Launch(es)
Replies: 2
Views: 2752

Vinyl Launch(es)

Hey there, so D-rock is going to be in town on Sept 3rd - one night only. Can we book in a launch for the vinyl then? But the Pendulums can't make it. They are in South. They were suggesting we do two launches, one for one side and another for the other side. If we do this (and i feel perhaps we sho...
by dan
Wed Aug 22, 2007 12:47 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: twin peaks marathon?
Replies: 1
Views: 2143

sounds good
by dan
Tue Aug 21, 2007 11:51 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Distribution
Replies: 7
Views: 8090

Distribution

Hey people,
can folk post good record distros here for us to contact about stocking Forest vinyl and I guess CDs too later on...Both national and international
Good one,
Dan x
by dan
Tue Aug 21, 2007 11:20 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the record cover
Replies: 26
Views: 25133

Oh no, look it can be Matt - it's extra £35. I thinkit's worth it. So does Magda. So we go for it. nice. sickly sweet x
by dan
Tue Aug 21, 2007 10:05 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the record cover
Replies: 26
Views: 25133

gloss sadly. but hey, I've learnt a lot and will be happy to share that with others...
by dan
Tue Aug 21, 2007 9:47 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: More EVS opportunities
Replies: 0
Views: 963

More EVS opportunities

Hello there, opportunity with a Theatre group in Istanbul (http://gaf-istanbul.org/), looks great. Long-term (eg. 9 months). They want to put in the app for Sept 1st so if anyone is interested now is the time to apply! Also lots of short term opps coming in, one with a Festival in Greece called Sola...
by dan
Mon Aug 20, 2007 4:28 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the record cover
Replies: 26
Views: 25133

hey can people look and voice any concerns about this cover- Magda - look ok for you? Nothing on the spine, do we want anything on it? D x
by dan
Sun Aug 19, 2007 11:26 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Ze Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 21495

are we having this meeting on mon at 5?
by dan
Sun Aug 19, 2007 11:22 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Middle Bit art workshop
Replies: 4
Views: 5511

when are you coming here? We want to do a launch. Man all the tracks sound good, I listened to it again just 10 minutes ago they sound amazing! Some people are just a little sore, that's all. See you soon, d x x x
by dan
Sun Aug 19, 2007 7:18 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Middle Bit art workshop
Replies: 4
Views: 5511

Next one is on Wed 22nd 5pm

Yes, after the great success of the last middle bits workshop we're doing another one, Wed 22nd August, 5pm. See you there!!!
by dan
Sun Aug 19, 2007 7:16 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Forest Record Design Club - Wed 22nd 5pm
Replies: 0
Views: 843

Forest Record Design Club - Wed 22nd 5pm

Hey come along all, Wed at 5pm. See you there!!!
by dan
Fri Aug 17, 2007 10:09 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: EVS placement at Festival in Greece - Dec 2007.
Replies: 1
Views: 1354

EVS placement at Festival in Greece - Dec 2007.

Hey we need volunteers aged between 18 - 25 (and possibly one older) to come and take part in a Greek experimantal music and arts festival taking place this Dec from 12th to 24th. It is an EVS project and therefore is funded, you would just need to pay 30% of your travel costs. I've put information ...
by dan
Thu Aug 16, 2007 2:18 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Middle Bit art workshop
Replies: 4
Views: 5511

Middle Bit art workshop

Hey so we decided the middle bits of the records should be hand done in a big workshop to keep with the DIY thing and so everyone gets an individual artwork as part of their record purchase. The first go at this will be today! Thurs 16th, 5pm. Come on down! Bring permanent markers or stuff to create...
by dan
Thu Aug 16, 2007 2:16 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: 10" Group Meeting
Replies: 3
Views: 4560

We decided to get covers printed. They will cost as follows: Hi Dan , Costs will be as follows. Sleeve plates from Artwork File @ £35 per colour = £140. 10” Spined Sleeves x 500 @ 42ppu = £210. ( 1000 are 23ppu = £230). Machine breakdown for 10” Sleeve = £132.50p. Total = £482.50p. Vat = £84.44p. To...
by dan
Thu Aug 16, 2007 12:09 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Does Forest want our couch
Replies: 0
Views: 842

Does Forest want our couch

Hey landlord getting new couch for our flat does forest want our old one? I know it's bad festival timing and all... It's two seater, red, pretty comfy. But would need to be uplifted on Friday. Yay/nay? d xx
by dan
Wed Aug 15, 2007 10:27 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Goodbye to Handsome Jack
Replies: 23
Views: 14313

I can't believe we will no longer hang out over cups of tea. jack was the true forest. I'm really sad to hear this.
by dan
Sun Aug 12, 2007 6:02 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: 10" Group Meeting
Replies: 3
Views: 4560

10" Group Meeting

Wed 15th 7pm? Before the Golden Hour? Any nay-sayers? We could make labels for the record, put covers together, generally release it... Yah?
by dan
Sun Aug 12, 2007 8:12 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Records delivered today!
Replies: 25
Views: 22606

hey hey hey,
so do we have plastic cover sleeves? If not I can get some in London perhaps and bring them up? Or at least order them so we get them this week. Please answer!! I'll be in London tomorrow so could try and sort them out then if we need them.
D xxxxxx
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by dan
Sat Aug 04, 2007 1:51 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Ze Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 21495

yes that is a nice dream. maybe i know a place....
by dan
Fri Aug 03, 2007 6:51 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Ze Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 21495

yeah of course it's not the same, just usually happens on the same night. Th happening can happen whenever, I just want to be around for it eh? SO is it on 25th? There might be a big long after party we could hire buses to go to and it could be dark and wierd. We could all dress up in single colours...
by dan
Tue Jul 31, 2007 7:36 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 30932

631 I love French and Saunders
by dan
Mon Jul 30, 2007 1:18 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Records delivered today!
Replies: 25
Views: 22606

hmm shame about sound quality. But i guess it'll give it the Forest sound we all desire. which is the bummed out track? As for covers, do we have plastic sleeves? I was thinking Magda's art put around the record and the whole package delivered in a neat little ensemble, surrounded by a plastic sleev...
by dan
Mon Jul 30, 2007 1:17 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Records delivered today!
Replies: 25
Views: 22606

hmm shame about sound quality. But i guess it'll give it the Forest sound we all desire. which is the bummed out track? As for covers, do we have plastic sleeves? I was thinking Magda's art put around the record and the whole package delivered in a neat little ensemble, surrounded by a plastic sleev...
by dan
Sat Jul 28, 2007 10:22 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Ze Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 21495

Ze Happening

Yo crew - any ideas on a date for this? Or at least the end of Festival party? any plans? I know it is early but you know what they say, a stitch in nine...
by dan
Sat Jul 28, 2007 10:18 am
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: booking gallery
Replies: 2
Views: 2531

swift...