Audio Archives

57 Productions

Person Describing Archive

Deanna

Is this primarily a poetry audio site?

Y

Sponsoring Person or Institution

Arts Council England

Site URL

http://www.57productions.com/

Site Last Updated

2012/04/16

Date Visited

2012/11/15

General Description of Archive

57 Productions is a dynamic electronic catalogue with special audio, audio-visual & interactive features, hosting the new iPoems system and the world's first poetry audio and video jukeboxes.

Description of archive history or URL

http://www.57productions.com/content.php?id=3

Contact information

info@57productions.com

Searchable options

No search bar. Full listings by artist or catalogue available in a drop-down menu.

Relation from the audio to the text

No transcription available.

Date/Time/Length/Context info about the audio items

None available.

Author bios and context within literary history

Author bios available on a separate page (through "Authors" tab)

Audio file type: streaming, download, file format, audio file compression quality (WAV, MP3, bitrate)

Streaming audio available for jukebox; mp3s of albums, playlists and individual tracks are downloadable for a small fee, payable through PayPal or WorldPay.

Multimedia integration (pictures, video, etc.)

Multimedia audio and video poetry jukeboxes; iPoem feature provides streaming audio and video readings, interviews and podcasts, as well as flash animations.

Audio playback setup (opens in Flash player, on new blank screen, etc.)

Jukebox: Multiple tracks on same page which load into the "jukebox" player; Play/pause, skip track, volume control, timer. iPoems: multiple videos embedded in page; Play/pause, FF/rewind, counter and manipulable progress bar.

Mobile access (i.e. accessible on smart phones, tablets, etc.)
Browsing

Browse by artist, catalogue (recording title) or event.

Discovery features (pre-made playlists; dynamic lists: lists of recent additions, featured items, related items, etc).
Interactivity and Web 2.0 features
Other notes


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