Miles Raymer

we saw this

Solange, Skrillex and Utopia in a Futuristic Desert City

At Arizona's FORM: Arcosanti festival, there were hippies and hope and no bad trips.
Miles Raymer
5.31.17
Internet Exploring

This Record Label Releases Albums That Are Almost Impossible to Play

As a commentary on music's increasing ease of availability, Auris Apothecary has released cassettes that are cut in half, CD-Rs covered in herbs, and more.
Miles Raymer
5.2.17
Features

Inside Chicago’s Chili-Synthesizer Cook-Off, Music’s Spiciest Night

One night each year, the Windy City's experimental community rallies around hearty stews and modular setups.
Miles Raymer
3.23.17
Festivals

The Future of VR at Music Festivals Isn't as Lame as You Think

Music festivals are gearing up for an arms race in VR experiences, and this summer is likely to be an inflection point. But what will that look like?
Miles Raymer
3.6.17
Interview

The Curious Story of Mushroom Jazz, Dance Music's Chillest Genre Ever

The surprising origins of the shroomy, genre-spanning sound, according to the man who invented it.
Miles Raymer
7.22.16
Moderat

How Moderat Got Comfortable With Pop on Their Boldest Album Yet

The German trio of Modeselektor and Apparat reflect on their path out of the clubs.
Miles Raymer
3.17.16
Interviews

We Dissected Song Exploder, the Podcast Where Musicians Dissect Their Songs, with Its Host

Hrishikesh Hirway has hosted everyone from Ghostface Killah to U2 on his podcast to discuss how they put together and record songs.
Miles Raymer
12.2.15
we saw this

The Weeknd Is Playing Arenas Now, but He'll Still Get You to Sing Along to Siouxsie and the Banshees

How did The Weeknd manage to sell out three arena shows in New York City and still maintain his underdog appeal?
Miles Raymer
11.18.15
Stuff

How 'Trick 'r Treat' Became an Unlikely Halloween Classic

Director Michael Dougherty talks the joy of discovering a movie for the first time, the appeal of horror-comedy, and why he'd rather see fan tributes than win Oscars.
Miles Raymer
10.28.15
Stuff

Bruce Campbell Will Never Die, But You Will

The iconic cult actor is starring in a new <i>Evil Dead</i> show and is playing Ronald Reagan in <i>Fargo</i>, but he's still not famous enough for people to go through his trash.
Miles Raymer
10.20.15
The Greatest Things Of All Time

I Lived a Teenager's Dream and Flew to England to Play the New 'Guitar Hero' Game

The game is a "live experience" now, but is still pretty stupid overall. We had a blast.
Miles Raymer
10.1.15
Interviews

Still Going Crazy After All These Years: An Interview with Jeezy

Ten years after 'Thug Motivation,' Jeezy talks: "I think it was too much power for them, man. There was some Kurt Cobain shit going on."
Miles Raymer
8.11.15
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