James Murphy

art event

The Velvet Underground’s John Cale and Conceptual Artist Lawrence Weiner to be Honored at The Kitchen’s Spring Gala

And James Murphy is hosting the after party.
Nathaniel Ainley
4.18.17
Features

10 Times Electronic Producers Turned David Bowie Originals Into Otherworldly Space Odysseys

Tracing the Starman's wide-reaching influence on electronic music through the songs that sample him
Colin Joyce
1.12.16
thump news

Special Guest To Join LCD Soundsystem At Coachella — A Real James Murphy Designed Soundsystem

Co-designed by John Klett and 2ManyDJs
Michael Scott Barron
1.10.16
thump news

James Murphy Addresses LCD Soundsystem Reunion in Open Letter, Confirms New Album

"This isn’t a victory lap."
Alexander Iadarola
1.5.16
LCD Soundsystem

LCD Soundsystem Return from 5 Year Hiatus with "Christmas Will Break Your Heart"

Quit your bah humbuggin' and listen to this!
THUMP Staff
12.26.15
fabric

Celebrating Fabric's Super Sweet 16 with Their Best Mixes Ever

We run through the London institutions' sixteen finest moments committed to CD.
Josh Baines
10.18.15
The Outta My Way, I’m Walking Here Issue

January's Best and Worst Records

Chief Keef is the shit, Joey Bada$$ is just shit, and Panda Bear made something that sounds like the Grateful Dead got trapped in Jim Henson's Creature Shop overnight.
VICE Staff
1.8.15
VICE Premiere

James Murphy Made a New Song with Tennis Data

James Murphy partnered up with IBM and transformed algorithmic data generated by professional tennis matches into an ethereal soundscape punctuated by funky-ass dance tunes.
Charlie Ambler
12.16.14
Words

15 Years On, Tim Sweeney Looks Back at Beats in Space

The host of New York's most seminal radio show looks back at 15 years in the game—including one listener who was "more ornery than a one-legged man in a bucket-kicking contest."
Bryce Kervin
9.12.14
Words

James Murphy Teams Up with IBM to Turn Tennis Data Into Beats

Live and direct from the US Open.
THUMP Staff
8.28.14
videos

Watch a New Video from DFA Records' Shit Robot

Watch the LED-studded new video from Shit Robot, featuring Nancy Whang from LCD Soundsystem.
David Garber
3.6.14
Music

Listen: James Murphy Previews His Musical Subway Vision

Hear a preview of Subway Symphony, and watch an interview with the artist.
Zach Sokol
2.24.14
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