James Murphy is back with a matter-of-fact, stream of conscious vision of the present set to a synthtacular groove:… Read More Daft Punk Not Playing At My House, LCD Soundsystem Is
https://soundcloud.com/ibm/match_4_jamesmurphy_remix_usopensessions James Murphy (LCD Soundsystem) and IBM recently collaborated on a music project for the U.S. Open that explored creating a soundtrack to the event, based on the sonification of data from each tennis match. In a nutshell, IBM developers built algorithms that mapped each player’s movement to audio samples, automatically creating ambient soundscapes based on… Read More James Murphy Remixes The US Opens
James Murphy, late of LCD Soundsystem, hates the sound the NYC subway turnstiles make when a Metro pass is swiped through them. “They make this unpleasant beep and are all slightly out of tune from one another,” Murphy said, in an interview in yesterday’s Wall Street Journal. Murphy wants to turn the daily routine of… Read More James Murphy & The ‘Subway Symphony’
Amazon has posted its end-of-the-year “best-of” lists, including Best Dance And Electronic Music. Here are Amazon’s picks: The Best Dance And Electronic Music Of 2010 This Is Happening – LCD Soundsystem Head First – Goldfrapp Body Talk – Robyn Crystal Castles – Crystal Castles Black City – Matthew Dear Lucky Shiner – Gold Panda Aphrodite – Kylie Minogue The Social Network – Trent Reznor Black Sands – Bonobo The… Read More The Best Dance And Electronic Music Of 2010
LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy asks “Why Would Anyone Go To A Studio?” in this inside look at the recording of their new album.