futurism

2.2.18

We’ve Already Seen the Future ‘Altered Carbon’ Has to Offer

There’s nothing “punk” about today’s cyberpunk.

10.18.17

What Right-Wing Militants Are Hoping for After a Government Collapse

We talked to Three Percenters and experts on the modern militia movement about their nebulous vision of a future many Americans want nothing to do with.

10.18.17

Exploring the Future of Astro-Blackness

Talking African metaphysics and the next wave of Afrofuturism with Dr. Reynaldo Anderson.

9.14.17

Stereolab's 'Dots and Loops' Is the Jazziest Anti-Capitalist Manifesto 20 Years On

'Dots and Loops' remains the experimental pop band's most sonically accessible and politically important record.

7.11.17

The Musicians Who Knew We'll Be Cyborgs Soon

How late-70s and early-80s electronic pop from Kraftwerk, Devo, and Young Marble Giants warned us of our post-human future.

1.12.17

Are the 2010s the new 1930s?

Two political scientists talk about why we should panic, at least a little bit.

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1.4.17

What We’ll Do When Robots Take Our Jobs

Robots won’t take all the jobs, just most of them. We asked futurists what life will look like for the permanently unemployed class.

5.25.16

Trus'me's New LP is an Analog Techno Concept Album Inspired by Martian Life Conspiracies

'Planet 4' marks peak time in zero gravity over at the Prime Numbers label.

4.1.16

I Ate Salami in a Puddle of Perfume and Other Dishes from a Proto-Fascist Cookbook

The father of Futurism, Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, hated pasta but was a big believer in raw sausages marinating in coffee and eau de cologne.

2.26.16

Australia's Leading Transhumanist Describes What Will Happen When We All Live Forever

According to Peter Xing, founder of Transhumanist Australia, "It's very poetic to say there is a narrative arc with life and death. But it's a social construct."

8.6.14

DJing Disruption: Rana June is Changing the Future of Dance Music

One DJ-turned-techie has created a device that could forever alter the way we look at a DJ set with an invention called Lightwave

5.12.14

Stream Princess Nokia's Debut: 'Metallic Butterfly'

This is the best shit you will hear all summer.

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