ANNA LANN "MOIST"
First Watch: Anna Lann, 'Moist' exclusively on NPR
It's not enough to simply listen to the music of Anna Lann. The Tel Aviv-based artist, originally from Latvia, creates a surreal blend of dance and visual art meant to accompany, and amplify, her music. CLICK HERE FOR MORE
Self-sabotage is an unavoidable part of youth. We’re drawn to what’s bad for us. It’s painful, sure, but it’s how we learn how to feel. Emotions are such a tricky thing, though, that what ignites the young heart also serves to scorch it, to leave lasting scars in an organ that can’t stop palpitating. It’s this all-too-real contradiction that Azusena captures on “Better”. CLICK HERE FOR MORE
TOPAZ, born Zack Johnson, is a guitarist, vocalist, and producer hailing from Chicago who comes with an emotive style with his music that through the words and the melodies paints a picture of life’s obstacles. CLICK HERE FOR MORE
Bringing ease and elegance to the art form, his new video for “Sleeping On My Own” – directed by Didier Charette and Guillaume Beaudoin – saw the trio taking a week’s trip through the state of Oaxaca and the town of San Jose del Pacifico, right through to San Agustinillo.
"HOLD ON TO ME "
For New Zealand electronic artist Tsörf’s latest, Auckland director Jordan Arts delivers a calming visual metaphor about struggle and resolve, in collaboration with choreographer Kayla Paige.
Today, we have the pleasure of premiering a super unique remix from up-and-coming artist R.O.Making his TSIS debut, the Belgian producer has taken on "Fingerspitzengefühl”, an instrumental off of The Killers bassist, Mark Stroemer’s 2016 album Dark Arts.
TUNNELMENTAL FEAT. MOBY "DON'T LEAVE ME
We all see things differently, so when Derek [Pippert, producer/beat doctor] and I work on a remix we use our experience as songwriters as well as our producer skills. We paint a “tunnelmental” picture from pieces of someone else’s painting, it’s like “collage” art where you get to add your own colours and shapes to form an alternative piece of art.
AVA WOLFE "M.A.F.I.A LAND
Have you ever been so in love with someone you would do almost anything for them? If you know anything about the history of the infamous Sid Vicious of The Sex Pistols and his girlfriend Nancy, you’ll know love can make people do crazy things.
GIACOMELLI "KUNDALINI TIMESHARES
Giacomelli has been a highly active member in experimental music circles and featured in multiple bands in the early 2000’s, bands such as Hypoluxo, See Jams, The Strand, Destroyeur, and ASS. The most notable of his endeavors was The Ohm, an instrumental psychedelic four-piece he formed with friends James Barreto, Zachary Veltheim and Mark Miller, both of the legendary South Florida DIY-slacker-funk-party band Leak Sour.
SIVAN LEVY "STAND STILL"
″‘Stand Still’ is a music piece which depicts the passage from daily routine to a dreamed up getaway,” she tells us. ”[It] expresses the path of a couple subsisting long distance relationship through computers. The absence of physical contact in their routine nourishes their fantasies and the illusionary world they spontaneously tip over.” The video, which she calls a “visual escape,” does well to bring the narrative to life. It’s dreamy but heavy; there is no whimsy here, just haunting portraits of longing and tenderness.
SASHA & THE BEAR "CAPTAINS SHIP"