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Features

Ryuichi Sakamoto Survived Cancer and an Earthquake to Make the Most Personal Album of His Career

An exclusive interview with the veteran Japanese composer about his latest album 'async.'
Corinne Przybyslawski
5.2.17
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Stream Japanese Electronic Pioneer Ryuichi Sakamoto's First Album in Eight Years

Hear 'The Revenant' composer's full-length LP 'async' before it comes out April 28 on Milan Records.
Corinne Przybyslawski
4.25.17
music videos

[Premiere] A Solo Jazz Pianist Gets Overtaken by a Fractal Universe in This Gorgeous Music Video

Pianist Tigran Hamasyan’s hypnotic “The Cave of Rebirth” meet Julius Horsthuis’ infinite fractal landscapes in a stunning music video directed by Ruben van Leer.
Kevin Holmes
2.23.17
Features

Hot Chip's Alexis Taylor Explores Collaborative Contemplation on New Album, 'Listen With(out) Piano'

In conversation with the avant-electropop frontman about the duality of his latest project.
Josh Baines
1.26.17
Features

Slamming Colour on the Canvas: A Conversation with German Piano Maestro Hauschka

Acclaimed composer Volker Bertelmann opens up about his latest project, scoring Garth Davis' film 'Lion.'
Tina Hassannia
9.28.16
Music

Hundreds of Facebook Images Get Transformed into Piano Music

In Daniel Watkins’s ‘All My Friends’, hundreds of images get transformed into 24 hours of music.
DJ Pangburn
9.12.16
Film

Tender Animated Short Tells the Tale of a Girl, a Whale, and Courage

Not quite a music video, a sonic tale gets visualized in Rebecca Meilak's new work for composer Aleah Morrison-Basu.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.25.16
Design

The Prius Piano Turns a Car into a Multisensory Musical Instrument

Check out the colorful lights and sound of the car-turned-instrument.
The Creators Project
7.7.16
Simian Mobile Disco

Get Your Ears Round an Exclusive Simian Mobile Disco Remix

The deadly duo have given a Siberian piano prodigy a beguiling and bucolic remix.
Josh Baines
5.18.16
Stuff

Tear Jerks: Why the 'Emotional Branding' of Burgers and Banks Needs To Stop

I'm sick to death of watching a person get born, have kids and die while Birdy does a plinky-plonky cover of an 80s pop hit.
Angus Harrison
3.31.16
Music

Revolutionary Recording Techniques Are Bringing Bach Back

One contemporary classical musician's electronic counterfeit of Bach's fugues.
Abby Ronner
1.18.16
Art

Waltz with 5,000 Glowing Plexiglass Blades

Piano music splinters into a hypnotic, glassy dance in Fabien Oefner's latest work, 'Field of Sound.'
Sami Emory
5.7.15
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