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Composer William Basinski combs four decades of his personal archives to build something new on Lamentations

William Basinski has thrown himself headlong into the kind of “productive quarantine” that seems like a myth to most of us, and the spoils are abundant. Since March, when states across the U.S. began issuing stay-at-home orders, he has unveiled a collaboration with sound artist Richard Chartier and a new project called Sparkle Division. The […]

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Eliane Radigue

An increasing number of musicians pander to the public’s dwindling attention span, but there are still some folks who like to take their time. French electronic composer Eliane Radigue is one; if you want to get anything out of her work, you’ll have to surrender yourself to it for more than an hour. During the […]