Weather Report in The Guardian’s 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die | 22nd November 2007

‘Weather Report’ is named in The Guardian’s ‘1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die’ List

Chris Watson is one of the world’s leading recorders of wildlife and natural phenomena, and here he edits his field recordings into a filmic narrative. The unearthly groaning of ice in an Icelandic glacier is a classic example of, in Watson’s words, putting a microphone where you can’t put your ears.