Nicolas jaar

2016

The 33 Best Albums of 2016

From electro-protest anthems to rose-tinted remembrances of childhood.
THUMP Staff
12.9.16
Premieres

Put Your Brain on Airplane Mode and Listen to “Meeting Points at 2AM” by dné

It's lazy to always compare artists to artists, but if you like Nicolas Jaar or Nils Frahm then you are gonna fuck with this guy's delicate orchestrations.
Noisey Staff
10.14.16
thump news

Nicolas Jaar and Jeff Mills Will Play the Inaugural Dekmantel São Paulo Festival

Moodymann, Nina Kraviz, and more will also play its daytime schedule.
Alexander Iadarola
9.28.16
Features

Wi-Fi Cards, DIY Parties, and Food Rations: I Went to Cuba's First Major Electronic Music Festival

MANANA came to Santiago de Cuba and achieved the impossible, in a place where it's impossible to get shit done.
David Garber
5.17.16
Holy Shit

Listen to Nicolas Jaar's Remix of Kanye West's "Blood On The Leaves"

As a part of the short film 'Picturing Barbara Kruger.'
John Hill
2.11.16
Festivals 2015

We Drew the Shit Out of MF DOOM, Jay Electronica, and the Rest of the Performers at III Points

From Jay Electronica giving King Krule his Roc-a-Fella chain to Poorgrrrl traumatizing the audience, III Points was full of the unexpected.
Brian Butler
10.13.15
Nicolas jaar

Nicolas Jaar Shares Latest Single for Illustrious Belgian Label R&S Records

Nymphs IV features a detuned, spurting, and churning track called "Fight"—stream it now.
Alexander Iadarola
10.8.15
Art

[Exclusive] Building Art Boats for a Music Festival on a Lake

With its 2,900 acre reservoir setting, and swimming in between stages, Symbiosis Gathering isn't your average festival, and that's kind of the point.
TCP Staff
9.16.15
Objectively Correct Lists

The 15 Albums That Will Make You Less Shit At Doing Work

STOP PROCRASTINATING (as soon as you've finished reading this article about records that help you work better).
8.25.15
Nicolas jaar

Download Nicolas Jaar's New Album 'Pomegranates' For Free

The sprawling record is an alternative soundtrack to an avant garde Soviet film.
Angus Harrison
6.25.15
Nicolas jaar

Stream Nicolas Jaar's First Solo EP in Four Years

Nymphs II is an exercise in slow-burning brilliance.
Angus Harrison
5.11.15
Art

Meet the Artists Behind Darkside's Mirrored Moon Tour Sculpture

We talked to Christopher Gabriel and Arnout Hulskamp, the electrifying Norwegian and Dutch 'live scenography' duo known as Children of the Light.
Joost Mollen
12.30.14
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