Founder and Artistic Director of the Kronos Quartet David Harrington on contemporary music, collaboration and legacy
A primer to the niche field of "sound art"
The phenomenon of excess in media is relatively modern. The notion of creating excess, then refining the total media into a coherent...
'Why was it that, in putting self- expression, politics and philosophical substance at the forefront of his artistic agenda, Lennon’s music ended up failing to express both himself and everyday concerns with the same force as his work from the sixties?' A comparison of John Lennon's music from his solo career with his work in The Beatles.
A discussion on how Shame have inherited the punk ethos
Examining the appeal of the classic heist film
What it comes down to is the fact that post-punk lacks the plasticity of genres like rock or hip-hop, which freely pool together music that would otherwise be separated by decades. It is, by its very name, less a style than a moment in time
A genre in herself, Lana’s sleepy Hollywood aesthetic and tragic love songs have earned her success in the indie pop scene....
The life of Ziggy defied expectation.
Debunking the Unk: the curious tale of Curtis Adams