Day For Night

Festivals 2017

:::Extremely Seinfeld Voice::: What's the Deal with Composers at Music Festivals?

From Hans Zimmer at Coachella to John Carpenter at Primavera Sound, mainstream music festivals are turning composers into rock stars. We spoke with Carpenter and others about the strange new booking trend, and why it's more than just a novelty grab.
Katie Bain
1.30.17
Features

Is Texas America's Next Big EDM Capital?

When it comes to dance music, the Lone Star State is still the Wild West.
Jeff Gage
1.24.17
Art

15 Installations Made Houston's Day for Night Festival a Lituation

Here’s a recap of all of the light art you missed in Houston.
The Creators Project
12.21.16
Features

Aphex Twin's Return to the US Was a Rainy Reminder of How Hard He Is to Pin Down

The UK prankster's first show stateside in eight years was a joyful, militaristic rave in a rainstorm.
Andy O'Connor
12.20.16
thump news

Someone Is Already Selling Aphex Twin's Surprise 12" for $400 Online

He sold the mysterious, limited-edition record at Houston's Day for Night festival this weekend, where he performed.
Alexander Iadarola
12.19.16
Art

260-Laser Light Art Installation Hits Houston

Tundra's incredible immersive array of light and sound comes to Day for Night in Houston.
Nathaniel Ainley
12.16.16
Film

Aphex Twin's Bizarre Video Is the Best Thing to Come of this Election

The apocalyptic soundtrack might make this election great—or at least less bad—again.
Beckett Mufson
11.8.16
Stuff

Why a Music Festival Let the World Believe a Harambe Hologram was Part of Its Lineup

A last second joke addition to a lineup exposed a ton about meme culture, clickbait, the state of journalism, how news is shared, and affection for a dead gorilla.
Brian McManus
9.16.16
Art

Immerse Yourself in Abstract Visuals Distilled from Nature

Mark Eats' audiovisual piece 'Primary Forms' turns nature's recurring patterns into interactive projections.
Kevin Holmes
6.2.16
Art

Immersive Installation Lulls Viewers into the Space Between Reality and Dreams

Through cascading visuals and dense fog installation 'lull' exists in a place between wakefulness and sleep.
Kevin Holmes
2.18.16
Interviews

CocoRosie’s Bianca Casady Talks Ecofeminism and Her New Anti-Pop Solo Project

"The oppression and abuse toward the female body is similar to how the Earth has been treated and sold and exploited and disregarded."
Suzannah Weiss
1.22.16
Art

Light, Scaffolding, and Shadows Reach for the Infinite

Spatial awareness disappears in this installation of flickering interplay between shadow and light.
Kevin Holmes
1.5.16
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