Ross From Friends' New Track Bridges Lo-Fi House and Bedroom Pop
The London producer earned the 'lo-fi' tag last year, and now that he's signed to Brainfeeder he's expanding his sound further on "John Cage."
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.
A Brief History of Music That Doesn't Need to Be Listened To
The evolution of ambient music started much earlier than you probably think.
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.
Bing & Ruth on Finding the Humanity in America Again
On their new album, 'No Home of the Mind,' the ambient ensemble find themselves on the cusp of avant-garde greatness. But really, they just want to be human.
This Song Is Called "John Cage's 4'33" with a Huge Shitty Drop at the End” and That’s What It Is
Why would we ever lie to you?
[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.'
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.
Glenn Branca's Really Experimental Music: Why the Composer Is Still Punk After All These Years
If art music and rock music sat at either end of a scale, Glenn Branca would be standing on the fulcrum, smashing each side with as many guitars as possible.
Watch This DJ Make Trap Music Using a Cactus
The weirdest thing about this is that he is not the first to use a succulent to make some sweet tunes.
A Nation of Tinkerers: How a Canadian University Shaped Electronic Music in North America
The history of a Toronto basement studio and the unsung pioneers who put it on the world stage.
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.