This is a personal documentation about Apparat’s new album, The Devil’s Walk, and follows his change from electronic to more instrumental sounds.
The Guardian series The Artists’ Artist featured street artists last week and let them nominate their favorite living artist in their field. Featured artists include Blek Le Rat, Aiko, Sickboy, The Faile collective and Swoon.
An amazing collaboration between the visuals artists Abstract Birds and Quayola. Partitura is a software to visualize sound in realtime. You can see the whole progress of the project here. Featured musicians are JamieXX, Telefon Tel Aviv, Hildur Guðnadóttir, Basavizi and Novi Sad.
This is an incredibly beautiful improvisation by Ólafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm during one of Ólafur’s concerts. Mind-blowing.
For all the ‘Machotaildrop’ lovers: Che-Wei Wang and David Penuela developed the Apesnake photobooth. Built in openFrameworks and using Kyle McDonald’s FaceOSC, the software detects when people match their face to the manwolf’s expression and triggers a Canon 1000D to shoot a photo. Funny faces guaranteed. Beware of Manwolves.