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Chapter 1: There’s always somebody cutting something with an angle grinder

Chapter 1:  There’s always somebody cutting something with an angle grinder

Bogdan Rusev is a Bulgarian writer and translator of modern fiction, author of novels, short stories and children’s books. His novel A Tourist, He Thought was published in the UK by Austin Macauley in 2016, and his second novel in translation Come to Me is due in January 2019 by the Dalkey Archive Press.

Vikenti Komitski is a Bulgarian contemporary artist based in Berlin. His latest show Nothing is Ever Lost is on view at the Goethe Institut-Sofia until May 18.

Svilen Ivanov is a Sofia-based musician who extracts music from hacksaws and angle grinders.

An angle grinder is a handheld power tool used for cutting metal and stone. The title song Everybody is by Sofia-based Saturated Pixels whose first LP Mystery is out on May 10th.

Additional voices by Ben Bush and Alexander Gyurovski. Additional sounds used 
under Creative Commons:  Venise, Italie - Bells of San Marco place by Claire Sauvaget, CC BY 3.0 on Radio Aporee; 
Istanbul Galata Bridge soundwalk by john grzinich, CC BY-SA 3.0  on Radio Aporee; 
Berlin Public Transport by nikohbf, CC Sampling Plus 1.0 on Freesound.org