Clubbing

Soundclusters: Robotic Electronica

Soundclusters is 'an ensemble of four robots (violin, viola, cello and percussion) created by the multidisciplinary artist Roland Olbeter, that you 'play' through a midi controller. Through a commission by the festival Faster than Sound (UK) and Sonar (ES), the two 'sonic adventurers' Tim Exile (Warp) and Jon Hopkins (Domino) have collaborated with Olbeter (already active in the past as a set designer for some works of interactive theater for an important performance by Marcel Antúnez Roca, including aphasia from which the instrumentation of Soundclaster was created). Together the group have made a new work for this mechanical band, creating the conditions for a unique experience of co-operation between live music, man and machine, and for an exciting spectacle... READ MORE...

L.e.v. – Visual Electronic Laboratory

L.E.V. (or Laboratorio de Electrónica Visual - Visual Electronics Laboratory), is the space in which electronic music and visual and performing arts join as a way of artistic expression aiming at introducing the audience to a selection of the most interesting local and international creators - the new talent as well as established artists.... READ MORE...

Jan Rohlf: Musical(mind)

Jan Rohlf is a young artist originally from Tübingen, who from 1994 lives and works in Berlin . Jan in mainly a visual artist, but he is also engaged in various collaborations and cultural projects. Together with Oliver Baurhenn and Remco Schuurbiers, he's co-founder and artistic director of ClubTransmediale - International Festival for Adventurous Music and Related Visual Arts (CTM).... READ MORE...

Minitek

minitek is new york 's electronic music + innovation festival , taking place on september 12-14 . minitek is a new concept and combines the best of electronic music (featuring international top headliners as well as emerging talent) as well as innovation projects in the areas of art, design and technology .... READ MORE...

Dancity Festival

Dancity Festival '08 è il festival internazionale di musica elettronica e arti digitali in Umbria. Artisti di fama internazionale, musica di qualità sperimentazione. Questi gli ingredienti principali del Festival, capace di unire l'aspetto fisico e edonistico proprio del clubbing e della musica da ballo con quello più intimo e mentale della ricerca sonora e visuale... READ MORE...

Festa della musica

Il 21 giugno si celebra la Giornata Europea della Musica, in tutte le sue espressioni e contaminazioni, senza barriere di generi e stili. Una data ormai festeggiata da più di 80 paesi in tutto il mondo – città europee in testa – con imponenti manifestazioni costellate di concerti, dj set e performance di video arte.... READ MORE...

Sonar 2008: Advanced Music & Cinema Beyond

The presence of Spain at S˜nar 2008 is very important, with a third of the music schedule presenting more than ninety artists including composers, DJs and producers. At the centre of the festival there is also a tribute to the creative advertising communication on the Internet, from the fake to the self-promotion through MySpace. Starting from the coordinate image of S˜nar 2008, conceived at first as a series of short amateur videos in which strange genetic experiments are filmed, in a mysterious place, by mixing animals and talking human heads; the anonymous broadcast of the videos on YouTube and through a false website caused an incredible response with hundreds of thousands of hits in few hours.... READ MORE...

Mutek 2008

MUTEK is a unique festival in North America. Based on various programs joined together to form a trajectory over 5 days, the festival explores the many facets of cutting-edge live electronic music. It provides a forum to exchange about the artistic practice underlying the electronic music scene.... READ MORE...

Sonar 2008

The programme for the 15th edition of Sónar is based on two main themes - the “female factor” in today’s music and “hybridism” as the result of the intersection of musical genres and subgenres... READ MORE...

Elita 08

Terza edizione di elita, the design week music festival, che tra il 15 ed il 19 aprile invita il pubblico del Salone del Mobile di Milano al " city mapping", percorso di scoperta delle diverse tendenze musicali, delle nuove tecnologie tra arte ed intrattenimento, dei riti collettivi che contribuiscono alla silenziosa ma rapida trasformazione in atto delle culture metropolitane.... READ MORE...

Macchina Autechre, A Live Experience

Il concerto degli Autechre allo Share festival di Torino  cominciato a notte inoltrata nella sala grande dell'Hiroshima Mon Amour, dopo un'interminabile dj set di Rob Hall e il live poco convincente del duo SND. D'altra parte lo spettacolo, annunciato per le dieci,  rimandato anche per il lento fluire del pubblico che tarda ad arrivare e si intrattiene a lungo nel cortile di fronte all'entrata. Alla fine i locale  pieno.... READ MORE...

Dissonanze 08

Dissonanze returns to Rome for the eighth year running on 9th and 10th of May 2008 – and will once again distinguish itself as one of Europe's foremost events for electronic music and multimedia art - a space in which music meets experience, and gives rise to new expressions of sound and art, in the astonishing historic environs of Rome.... READ MORE...

Elettrowave 2008 – For music lovers

La "fondazione Arezzo Wave Italia" rinnova anche quest'anno l'appuntamento con due fra i più prestigiosi concorsi per musicisti emergenti in Italia : "ITALIA WAVE BAND" , dedicato a tutti i gruppi emergenti della scena musicale italiana ed "ELETTROWAVE CHALLENGE" concorso per i giovani creativi nel campo dell'elettronica, delle arti visive e dell'innovazione tecnologica.... READ MORE...