19.09.14 by Jeff

James Murphy and IBM Turn Data from US Open Tennis Matches into Live Streaming Music

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I love this idea so much. Recently James Murphy (LCD Soundsystem) teamed up with IBM to create nearly 400 hours of live streaming music by interpreting data from US Open tennis matches. I love that you can imagine all the action in the match by listening to the music.

Watch the video, which explains a bit of the process, and then check out the music in the embedded playlists below. I’ve included James Murphy’s remixes of the entire US Open in one playlist, and then all the generative music from matches in the other playlists.

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19.11.12 by Jeff

A Youtube Duet: Miles Davis improvising on LCD Soundsystem

A Youtube Duet: Miles Davis improvising on LCD Soundsystem
A new way to dj! Who needs turntables when you can just play two Youtube clips at the same time! This is kind of amazing. I’d love to find out some other videos that work together. Watch below!

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25.09.10 by Jeff

Home

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“Home”, by LCD Soundsystem. Directed by Rick Darge (Funwunce).

Watch the music video below!

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26.05.10 by Jeff

LCD Soundsystem / Ticket Giveaway

Vancouver!!! Even while I’m away I try my best to hook you up. How does a pair of tickets to see LCD Soundsystem on Monday (May 31) sound to you? I have a hunch a couple of you might want ‘em.

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20.04.10 by Jeff

LCD Soundsystem / Spike Jonze

“Drunk Girls” by LCD Soundsystem. Directed by Spike Jonze.

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Watch the video below!

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