Motherboard Guide to Cinema
This ‘Koyaanisqatsi’ Generator Captures Modern Life and the Unbearability of Being a GIF
This generator sources random GIFs to create a 21st century take on the classic film by Godfrey Reggio and Philip Glass about modern life.
Time-Travel Through War Zones with Jerry Quickley's "Colonist"
The performance poet's new album, '(american) Fool,' was produced by Busdriver, and its hazy first single features Mike Ladd.
Alex Robert Ross
:::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.
British Exhibit Argues That Minimalism is the Music of America
A new exhibition explores how Steve Reich, Philip Glass and John Adams created a uniquely American sound.
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Get to Know Big Ears, America's Most Distinct and Defiant Music Festival
With acts such as Kamasi Washington, Sun O))), and Philip Glass, the annual gathering in Knoxville, Tennessee epitomizes what a music festival should be: alternative, vibrant, and welcoming.
Music Is a Place: A Conversation with Philip Glass
We spoke with the innovative composer about his Tibet House Benefit Concert, working with David Bowie, and what music might sound like in the future.
good kid, g.l.A.A.s.s. city: A Weekend at Houston's Inaugural Day for Night Festival
We spent the weekend at the festival tasked with making Houston—the fourth largest city in the country—a festival destination in Texas that isn't Austin.
The Off the Deep End Issue
Writer Rudy Wurlitzer’s Underappreciated Masterpieces
None of the films he wrote raked in box-office millions, but people speak about him in superlatives—that he's one of a kind, that he's his own genre.
The Film That Made Me...
'Powaqqatsi' Is the Film That Made Me Want to Soundtrack Movies
Brian Rietzell, the guy behind the 'Lost In Translation' soundtrack talks about Philip Glass's seminal score.
Charred Yu Choy with Sauce Gribiche
For this recipe I used young yu choy, but you can also use baby bok choy or baby mustard greens. You can also substitute in a regular hard boiled egg and store-bought mayo to cut back on prep time.
Nine Inch Nails and Philip Glass Inspired My Mission Chinese Menu
Drafting a good menu doesn't just happen. For the new Mission Chinese space in Manhattan, I dreamed up a new dish of wood-fired greens—with a little help from Trent Reznor and Philip Glass.
Crate Expectations: Brodinski
The Bromance Records boss secretly loves Katy Perry and ends his night with a little James Blake.