experimental

music videos

[Premiere] Experimental Visual Album Makes Everyday Moments Unbelievable

Electronic musician Sun Glitters presents our common experiences as vectorial abstraction in experimental film It Will Be Forever.
Kevin Holmes
6.26.17
instruments

Eccentric Handmade Instruments Marry Folk Tech and Electronics

This is what happened when the musician and multi-instrumentalist Crewdson ditched his laptop for idiosyncratic home inventions.
Kevin Holmes
5.24.17
Interviews

Lithe is Making Beat-Driven Music About Desolation and Identity

We spoke to the Melbourne via Townsville artist about his upcoming debut EP of twisted experimental techno.
Issy Beech
5.10.17
Film

Two Artists Ask, is Virtual Reality Becoming "A Nightmare You Can't Wake Up From?"

A new exhibition at Los Angeles’ Sprüth Magers pairs pioneering immersive filmmaker Stan VanDerBeek and experimental video artist Jon Rafman.
DJ Pangburn
2.2.17
Art

[Premiere] Fall into a Music Video Void Inspired by a Video Synth Legend

Video artist Kenaim Alshatti and electronic music artist Bxentric's collaboration on “Sakura Fall” builds on the Bill Etra aesthetic.
DJ Pangburn
1.27.17
Music

Experimental Animation Meets 90s Clubbing in a Psychedelic Visual Feast [Premiere]

Shot on an iPhone 7 in his bathroom, Trevor Jackson's latest music video is a trippy homage to pioneering animators and 90s hedonism.
Kevin Holmes
1.25.17
Design

How Playgrounds Became Art Spaces in the 20th Century

Explore the history of the 20th century playground in ‘The Playground Project: From New York to Moscow.’
DJ Pangburn
1.12.17
Art

Experience Digital Love in the VR Dance Project ‘Through You’

One of the virtual reality experiences in this year’s Sundance’s VR programs combines radical camera movements and dance.
DJ Pangburn
12.12.16
Features

This Website Turns Live Police and Emergency Responder Radio into Timely Ambient Music

We talked to the creator of You Are Listening To Los Angeles about the impetus and politics behind his open-source project.
Michael Rancic
12.12.16
Gaming

Corporate Spaces Become Mysterious Video Game Places in 'Islands'

Carl Burton's new game is an atmospheric experience that turns familiar scenes into strange landscapes.
Kevin Holmes
11.29.16
thump news

Experimental Pioneer Pauline Oliveros Has Died at the Age of 84

The American accordionist and composer influenced generations of artists with her "Deep Listening" philosophy and writings.
THUMP Canada Staff
11.27.16
experimental

Join Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith on a Seriously Trippy Excursion to the Moon and Back with This Roger Goula Remix

Listen to the beguiling "Pale Blue Dot" refix right here.
THUMP Staff
11.21.16
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