synesthesia

Important Questions Raised By...

We Asked Some Synesthetes to Tell Us the Most Colourful Songs

"I want to listen to this song on repeat in a sensory deprivation tank, but I'm worried it might break my brain?"
Daisy Jones
11.27.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here's Lorde Performing "Perfect Places" with a Choir Wearing Tracksuits

She showed up on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' to talk 'Melodrama.'
Lauren O'Neill
7.18.17
Features

Kangding Ray Creates a Feminist Techno Hero With Cory Arcane

"With the commercialization of public space, this is a liberation. It's precious."
David Levy
11.20.15
thump video

Holy Synesthesia, Iceland's Samaris Had Us on One with Their "Tibrá" Vid

Think somewhere between Björk and Purity Ring.
Jemayel Khawaja
1.9.15
Stuff

Why Is Salvia Such a Uniquely Terrifying Drug?

The most potent naturally occurring psychedelic is no fun to use.
Kristen Gwynne
10.15.14
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Experience Synesthesia Through Blood Orange's Eyes

It's pretty trippy.
Marissa G. Muller
8.11.14
Interviews

This Guy is a Legally Recognized Cyborg That Can Hear Colors

Neil Harbisson wanted to be able to understand color, so he drilled a hole into his head.
Dan Wilkinson
5.8.14
Stuff

Synesthesia on Psychedelics

A first hand account from someone with synesthesia (they hear colours and see music) who took some psychedelic drugs and freaked out extra hard.
Wayne Gehret
5.9.13
Premieres

Hands - "Brave Motion" (Official Video)

There's an unfiltered sense of kinetic energy that grounds the this upbeat track, which finds a perfect counterpoint in the blown out colors and motion trails on display in this fantastic animated video.
Noisey Staff
Noisey Redactie
5.6.13