Different spaces breed different vibes. One of the wonderful things about electronic music is how adaptable it is, and this month’s selection of mixes samples all kinds of contexts, from a modular-synth set in a Seattle living room—the electronic equivalent of punk's DIY house shows—to a dark ambient takeover of a 360-degree festival tent. Show More Summary
Tonight's the final edition of High Lonesome Wednesdays, as part of the final week of shows at the closing Silver Dollar. We’re mid-week in the final week of shows at the historic music venue The Silver Dollar Room, before it’s closed for renovations and an uncertain future. Show More Summary
Give your iTunes playlist a little breathing room by opening it in a new window. If you're the kind of music-listener who obsesses over their music library, poring over every artist, title, rating, album, etc., then you probably wouldn't mind a little more breathing room while you're painstakingly organizing your iTunes playlists. Show More Summary
WEIRD CRY RECORDS is back in they's music exploration grind in 2017 with Patrick Shiroishi's Niño Pequeño y Hombre Gordo. Right now, I'm sitting in a quiet, post-4/20 apartment setting with my wife asleep in the other room, and NiñoShow More Summary
Courtesy of Roomful of Teeth Photo by Bonica Ayala The new music group came to town the other day, and some reviewers were there. Joshua Kosman, Chronicle Lisa Hirsch, SFCV Background article by George Rowe Something I couldn't squeeze...Show More Summary
Check out your first listen to Charlie Puth‘s brand new single “Atention”! The 25-year-old singer debuted the track at an immersive music exhibit on Melrose Avenue called The Attention Room on Wednesday (April 19) in Los Angeles. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Charlie Puth This is the first song off Charlie‘s forthcoming sophomore [...]
Electroconvulsive therapy is a serious procedure, but the rooms where it takes place feel calm and ordinary Electroconvulsive therapy is such a serious treatment that there is something almost prosaic about the place where it happens. Show More Summary
Minutes before the curtain rose on Saturday night’s performance of Broadway’s Groundhog Day, Tim Minchin, who wrote the music and lyrics for the show, came onstage to address the elephant-sized rodent in the room: The show’s star, Andy Karl, injured himself during Friday night’s performance. In the wake of Karl’s ... More »
Chris Brown rocks a fresh, sparkling coat in the just released music video for his latest single “Privacy,” and you can watch it right here! The 27-year-old singer follows his leading lady into a neon-lit hotel room and beings to show off his killer dance moves in the steamy, NSFW clip. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
Wikipedia on composer Alvin Lucier's I am sitting in a room (1969): I am sitting in a room (1969) is one of composer Alvin Lucier's best known sound art works. The piece features Lucier recording himself narrating a text, and then playing the tape recording back into the room, re-recording it. Show More Summary
Want to know who controls the music in your favorite team's locker room? We asked all 30 teams. The post Every NBA Team’s Locker Room DJ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Hans Zimmer’s natural habitat is a dark, windowless room. As one of Hollywood’s most successful film composers — with scores for dozens of movies stretching from “Interstellar” and “The Dark Knight” back to “The Lion King” and “Driving Miss Daisy” — the 59-year-old Oscar winner spends untold hours...
Vanessa Hudgens is a big fan of Soul Cycle. The 28-year-old Grease: Live star sometimes even takes two classes a day! “Put me on a bike in a room with loud music, and I’m happy,” Vanessa told Women’s Health. “It’s like dancing without the stress of worrying if you look good.” She added, “I tend [...]
Alfred Émile Léopold Stevens - Young Woman Resting in a Music Room by Irina Alfred Émile Léopold Stevens (11 May 1823 – 24 August 1906) was a Belgian painter, known for his paintings of elegant modern women.
An NPR mini-doc on the indefinable vocal group, Roomful of Teeth. Worth nine minutes of your time.
Gorillaz have released a new mobile app that uses augmented reality technology to superimpose elements from their recent music videos into the user’s surroundings via the smartphone camera. Tapping on elements reveals different rooms, including Kong Studios, the band’s old studio in Essex. Show More Summary
Since its creation in 2011, Boiler Room has become nearly synonymous with underground dance music. Often a rite of passage for musicians and enthusiasts alike, it has invariably changed the way dance music is consumed. Having been to my first IRL Boiler Room back in 2013 when it was still quite a novel concept, I […]
Various Artists (PAN) mono no aware [PAN; 2017] Rating: 4/5 I was recently engaged in a conversation with a friend and sound artist who spoke about their practice as a process of registering abstract violence in projects, in rooms, and in sound. Show More Summary
Cleopatra Films s ent a few new images from The Black Room, the latest genre film from Rolfe Kanefsky (Dead Scared, Nightmare Man). The Black Room opens theatrically on April 28th in L.A. at the Music Hall Theater, on iTunes and VOD May 9th and on DVD and Blu-ray June 18th. In the film, “A supernatural tale where evil takes […]
The Jonny Porkpie Birthday Show happened Sunday night at Slipper Room with guests Jo Boobs, The Maine Attraction, Pinkie Special, Sizzle Dizzle, Tansy, Tigger!, and Walt Whitman. Check out photos from the comedy, music and skin filled evening... Continue reading…