interview :: the faint

Jacob Thiele, the mind behind the synthesizers of The Faint was kind enough to take the time to answer a few questions for MIA. Formed in Omaha, Nebraska, The Faint create a collective blend of new wave, danc... Read More...
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the crying men.

'Crying Men' is a collection of photographic portraits of famous film actors by London's Sam Taylor-Wood sharing the true emotion and vulnerability of what it looks like when men cry.  Music is Art posted a f... Read More...

atj interview :: alina simone

ATJ presents ALINA SIMONE, Wednesday October 22, 2008, for After the Jump's CMJ Showcase at the Knitting Factory NYC, performing at 11:15pm inside the Old Office (Best of NYC), the Beets, the Lisps, Inlets, Mot... Read More...
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guest :: au revoir simone

recently, au revoir simone kindly contributed to music is art's song/context/result series. “tell me about a moment, a song and what it meant to you” Song: Out of Gas by Modest Mouse Context: I got t... Read More...
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guest :: robert shuttlesworth

one morning, artist robert shuttlesworth sent me a message that read: "i couldnt sleep last night... so i painted your picture. im calling it 'danielle's dream'. i hope you like it. i can't explain what ha... Read More...
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guest :: stephanie barnes

Song: Cruel, Crazy, Beautiful World by Johnny Clegg and Savuka The first time I heard this song I was 19 or 20 years old, staying in Francestown, New Hampshire at my then boyfriend’s parent’s home. It wa... Read More...
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guest :: ashley jackson-pierce

Song: Let Go by Frou Frou  I was completely in love with my best friend. Because he was already in a relationship (albeit a complicated and fruitless one), I knew better than to reveal my feelings. Af... Read More...
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the only truth is music…

I like too many things and get all confused and hung-up running from one falling star to another till I drop. This is the night, what it does to you. I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion. ... Read More...
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artist feature:: heiko müller

  heiko müller enjoys to explore the borderline of crossover art. living in hamburg, germany, his style seems to always share a sense of spirituality that maintains a pure reflection beyond emotion. e... Read More...
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artist feature :: ray caesar

I actually listen to a lot of Japanese Minyo, ancient country, mountain and wild festival music. Here is a sample:: The Yoshiwara by Toshinori Kondo I am English but grew up i... Read More...
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an interview with lisa papineau..

kindly, lisa papineau took the time to spend a few delightful hours discussing the magic of living in a foreign city and creating music. over the years inside her own projects pet and big sir, and found col... Read More...