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Ross From Friends' "John Cage" Bridges Lo-Fi House and Bedroom Pop

The London producer earned a 'lo-fi house' tag last year, and now that he's signed to Brainfeeder he's expanding his sound further.
Lauren O'Neill
3.16.18
Thump

These Two Experimental Pieces Feel Like They Can Slow Down Time

Alvin Lucier's 'Criss Cross / Hanover' and Steve Reich's 'Pulse / Quartet,' continue several decades of their time-twisting compositional experiments.
Colin Joyce
2.8.18
Essays

On Brian Eno and the End of De-Civilization

Eno's new album 'Reflection' is arrhythmic and unpredictable. In the Age of Trump, it's also a clarion call for meditation.
Keagon Voyce
2.21.17
Music

[Premiere] John Cage Gets Reinterpreted Through Electronica

Producer Murcof and pianist Vanessa Wagner combine classical piano and brooding electronica for a version of Cage's 'In a Landscape.'
Kevin Holmes
10.3.16
Art

Artist Turns Boat into Mirrored Art & Sound Installation

Inspired by the Fluxus movement, a former freight boat will becoming a floating polyhedron sculpture for reflection and debates.
Kevin Holmes
5.24.16
Interviews

John Cale's 21st Century: Music for a New Society, for a New Society

The Velvet Underground's founder discusses the dramatic rework of his seminal LP 'Music for a New Society,' plus he talks Lou Reed, drugs, God, punk, and much more.
2.4.16
Music

Here's an 8-hour Song To Listen To While Sleeping

Max Richter's "SLEEP" is a modern lullaby for our unconscious mind.
Kevin Holmes
6.19.15
Art

Celebrate John Cage's 102nd Birthday By "Conducting" 1,000 Music Performances Simultaneously

In the 60s, the experimental legend would gather countless artists to perform in the same space. "An Aldeburgh Musicircus" recreates the experience and lets you explore and "remix" the cacophony online.
Zach Sokol
9.4.14
Music

Original Creators: Experimental Sound Pioneer Yasunao Tone

<p>We take a look at some iconic artists from numerous disciplines who have left an enduring and indelible mark on today&#8217;s creators.</p>
Abdullah Saeed
1.7.13
Tacit Group

Turning Video Games Into Live Music: Meet Tacit Group

<p>Rather than making art with technology, they find art hidden within technology.</p>
Kyuhee Baik
11.20.12
Music

Let's Celebrate John Cage's 100th Birthday!

<p>How New Yorkers are marking the centennial of this giant of avant-garde art and hero of electronic music.</p>
Reid Singer
10.5.12
Music

The Original Creators: John Cage

<p>We take a look at some iconic artists from numerous disciplines who have left an enduring and indelible mark on today&#8217;s creators.</p>
Julia Kaganskiy
3.7.11