Last night at the SVA Theater in Manhattan, Spike Lee spoke with OG culture journalist Nelson George, taking a retrospective look at how music has influenced his filmmaking, and how he uses it as a tool to enhance his work. The discussion was part of the Red Bull Music Academy, a month-long festival with a diverse range […]
Avant-garde diva Diamanda Galàs, whose otherworldly caterwaul has been haunting folks for over 30 years, will perform her show "Death Will Come and Will Have Your Eyes" as part of the Red Bull Music Academy this month at Former St... Continue reading…
'Shattered Streams' Coincides With The Current Monthlong Red Bull Music Academy Festival In New York City.
To celebrate the launch of Red Bull Music Academy Festival NY, RBMA has announced a bold sound and visual experiment in which 31 artists have contributed original music to a project called Shattered Streams. Each song is designed to degrade over time (alongside its visual counterpart), eventually disappearing altogether within 24 hours. Show More Summary
William Basinski, the composer behind the iconic Disintegration Loops, is among 31 contributors to a new Red Bull Music Academy project called Shattered Streams. Billed as "an experiment in musical ephemerality," it features artistsShow More Summary
The 2016 NYC Red Bull Music Academy starts next week and more tickets have been released to a couple of its shows: Dizzee Rascal's Boy In Da Corner live with DJ MK at Music Hall of Williamsburg on May 6 (tickets) and Kamasi Washington, Pharoah Sanders & The Sun Ra Arkestra at Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse on May 8 (tickets)... Continue reading…
The Brooklyn Flea Record Fair is back Saturday, May 14 at Smorgasburg in Williamsburg from 11 AM - 6 PM. The event, which is part of the 2016 Red Bull Music Academy, has booths from indie record labels (4AD, Mexican Summer, Mute & more), NYC record stores like Other Music, Rough Trade and Academy, as well as used dealers. T... Continue reading…
As we reported last month, Red Bull Music Academy is coming to NY for a whole bunch of shows starting late April and running through May 22. One of the more exciting events comes from avant-garde composer/messiah Glenn Branca. In addition...Show More Summary
The terrifyingly intense singer, pianist, and artist talks rape culture, Ornette Coleman, and Yoko Ono ahead of her upcoming performances at Roadburn and NYC's Red Bull Music Academy.
Mark Pritchard has released "Beautiful People," which features Radiohead's Thom Yorke, as the new single from his forthcoming album Under the Sun. It's a lovely, understated, downtempo track and Pritchard sheds a little light on theShow More Summary
For its fourth consecutive year, Red Bull Music Academy will be bringing a whole host of shows, lectures, and workshops to New York.
New York’s Red Bull Music Academy Festival has announced its series of events — from live performances to lectures to workshops — for its fourth year in existence. …Read More
From a party featuring genre-defining pioneers Jellybean Benitez, Louie Vega, to performances from Anohni, Metro Boomin, Diamanda Galás, and more, this is where you'll want to be from April 29 - May 22.
For the fourth year in a row, Red Bull Music Academy is bringing a month-long festival to various NYC venues. Highlights from the series of live performances, club nights, lectures, and workshops include Anohni performing music from her new album Hopelessness live for the first time ever, director Spike Lee discussing the use of music […]
For its fourth consecutive year, Red Bull Music Academy will be bringing a whole host of shows, lectures, and workshops to New York. Following last year’s shows from the likes of PC Music, GHE20G0TH1K, and Tri Angle, this year’s events...Show More Summary
Photo of ANOHNI by Inez and Vinoodh Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York returns for its fourth consecutive year with a series of performances, lectures, and workshops that start April 29 and run through May 22. Today, the initial...Show More Summary
Spike Lee, Anohni, Pharoah Sanders and Kamasi Washington lead the festivities at this year's Red Bull Music Academy Festival, which invades Manhattan and Brooklyn from April 29th to May 22nd. "A Conversation with Spike Lee" on May 2nd at the SVA Theatre finds the Do the Right Thing director discussing his use of...
The Red Bull Music Academy will be back in New York City for a fourth year, running April 22 - May 22. As always it's a wide mix of concerts and events, and this year's highlights include... Continue reading…
The Program Of Live Performances, Workshops And Lectures Is Packed With Prime New York Talent.
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