Former LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy recently unveiled his plan to create music using data obtained from tennis matches at this year’s U.S. Open. The tournament is now over, and the result is The U.S. Open Sessions–a collection that includes over 400 hours worth of music, narrowed down into a few gorgeous remixes from Murphy. [...]
The U.S. Open Sessions - Match 4 (James Murphy Remix)
The U.S. Open Sessions - Match 104 (James Murphy Remix)
LCD Soundsystem frontman and DFA Records boss James Murphy revealed to Rolling Stone in a recent interview that not only does he have his own blend of espresso, but his long-awaited caffeinated concoction is ready for enjoying. He and James Freeman, founder of the Oakland and Brooklyn-based Blue Bottle Coffee, have apparently been doing [...]
A James Murphy remix of David Bowie’s Love Is Lost released yesterday, just in time for a November 5th reissue of Bowie’s 2013 LP The Next Day. The remix, a 10-minute escapade of synth-laden funk dubbed the “Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy,” is also set to appear on the reissue. Regarding the mix, Murphy said in an interview with [...]
Red Bull Music Academy has launched the fourth video in its H∆SHTAG$ series, this time on the thriving beats scene, which we categorize here at LessThan3 as Indie & Beats. This mini documentary features the likes of traptastic TNGHT, the psychedelic Gaslamp Killer, and the hazy XXYYXX. Most recently, they also released videos on the [...]