Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Local spotlight: Harnessing the monstrous “instru-metal” sound of Holly Hunt on...

Whether the couple behind the music of Holly Hunt realizes it or not, they treat their instruments as channels into something beyond simple music....

Interviews with the director and lead actress of The Tribe

Note: the Q&A with actress Yana Novikova below features frank talk about sex and may reveal plot spoilers. If you are offended by either, you...

Filmmaker Vincent Moon talks about the influence of music and rootlessness...

French filmmaker Vincent Moon has nearly 700 films under his belt. Despite subjects as diverse as music videos for popular bands like REM or a vérité...

Gabriel Pulido brings soundtrack craft to the early films of Luis...

Beached Miami just published another post I wrote for them. It is focused on what Miami Beach-based composer Gabriel Pulido plans to bring as...

Alx Czo shares what it feels like to release music on...

The revival of analog releases and recording methods is more than a kitschy approach to music in a world dominated by on-line hits and...

Spielberger hold torch proud for ambient music

So what would it sound and feel like to experience Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster Jaws with John Williams’ signature score replaced with the experimental, ambient...

Jesse Eisenberg on coming to work with Joachim Trier and the...

Louder Than Bombs, the first English language film by Norwegian writer-director Joachim Trier reveals a different side of the director who gave us the low-key...

Matt Kivel talks collaboration and elusive feelings as the core of...

With multilayered sounds and a hushed voice, Matt Kivel has released two albums this year. The latest one, Fires on the Plain released...

An interview with the actors of the Oscar-nominated 'Omar' in Miami...

Today, the Palestinian/Israeli actors Adam Bakri and Leem Lubany will make a big public appearance in Miami. They are being hosted by the Coral Gables Art Cinema for...

Ambient music artist Dirk Serries offers insight into his craft: An...

Before he coined the term "ambient music," Brian Eno released an album called Discreet Music. Inside the 1975 album's liner notes he described listening...