Category Archives: musicmonks

We are Music and Music we Are

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“Andante” is a music project by Tangible Media Group (MIT Media Lab from Massachusetts) where animated light characters “walk” over the piano keys making sound. The group tried to explain how music is deeply rooted within us and every sound … Continue reading

Swing

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The public art installation called the ‘The Swings: An Exercise in Musical Cooperation’, has been created by design studio Daily tous les jours. Each swing represents one of four musical instruments (harp, vibraphone, guitar and piano), and if people swing … Continue reading

Hip-Hop in a Burka

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Amirah Sackett is a young dancer behind the group “We’re Muslim, Don’t Panic“. Here she show’s us how hijab and burkas cannot stop muslim women from having fun dancing and tries to fight back against the intolerance, discrimination and ignorance. see for yourself:

Old school Punks

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The life plays it’s own music and that soundtrack has it’s own tune. Once passionate punks, these people talk about they past and where they are now in life. nice and very interesting life stories Never mind the bus pass: … Continue reading

Eddie are you OK?

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WOW! This is what Michael Jackson’s “Smooth “Criminal” would sound in – let’s say end of 19th century at some fairground! Patrick Mathis performs the tune on a barrel organ. See how complex the “music code” behind it is! Very impressive!  

Hey! Ho! Let’s go!

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“Ramones and the birth of Punk” – one of a kind exhibition in NY, The Queens Museum  and the GRAMMY Museum in LA, celebrates the legacy of this iconic band. Everything is there – from fan memorabilia, handwritten lyrics, albums, … Continue reading

Art of the Black Star

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Did you ever wonder who is behind the iconic art cover of David Bowie’s work, especially his last project: “Black Star” after release of which he left us, much too much too soon? It is the designer Jonathan Barnbrook. To the … Continue reading

Autorhythmic experiment

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Oh, nice. This is an experiment with particles in After Effects using Trapcode sound keys  & Mettle Shapeshifter by Ramiro AMK Fernandez. And he even composed the music by himself 🙂 The effects are beautiful!