Sabroso! A Road Trip to Colombia’s Caribbean Coast – is a new mini-documentary that takes a look the electronic music scene of Colombia and how the area’s musical heritage has shaped its contemporary music scene – a blend of traditional influences and modern sounds.
Off Topic: Most electronic musicians are familiar with the idea of acoustic treatment, and using it to capture clean recordings or to improve the accuracy of audio playback.
Few, though, have experience with acoustic treatment taken to its extreme, as it is in an anechoic chamber. Continue reading
This video captures part of Christopher Franke‘s live concert in London in Oct 1991. Continue reading
Erasure (Andy Bell and Vince Clarke) let us know about their new video, which Bell describes as “A most classic horror hallowe’en video, using clips from the old masters.”
The video is for the opening track, Dead Of Night, from their new album, The Violet Flame. Continue reading
As part of the 2014 Red Bull Music Academy in Tokyo, the Sushi Sequencer was created, ‘celebrating Japan’s many artistic practices’. The Sushi Sequencer brings together two of them: Sushi and music technology.
Here’s what they have to say about the Sushi Sequencer:
The idea was to make a sushi conveyor belt a playable sequencer. While the results in the video are tongue-in-cheek, the technology behind it is anything but:
Helped along by a team from Native Instruments, both Just Blaze and TOKiMONSTA synced music to colored plates on the conveyor belt, making for one of the world’s most delicious music-making machines ever created.
See the RBMA site for more info.