BARON LANTEIGN Written by: Zebrina Garcia If anyone is pushing the elements of visual art, it's Canadian resident, Baron Lanteigne. His digital practice holds your attention to different elements of perspective by using tools of video, sound, programming, and electronics. Diving into a virtual realm of his imagination, each project consists of ambitious human and digital conversions. Lanteigne progressively reforms the way art can be applied, digested, and displayed. For our next MEDIUM feature, read about Baron Lanteigne's journey in his artistic development and process. How long have you been creating art? idk What is your typical process for creating a virtually immersive piece? A typical animation requires the artist to frame the action and only create what is within the frame. This type of framing allows for very strong storytelling because every frame introduces a meaningful element or event and each frame is isolated from the other by a cut. In m
LOKI - "LOVIN’ U" FEAT. AVEDO (JACK LABOZ REMIX) Written by: roshux Jack Laboz is bringing us heat this week with a killer remix of “Lovin’ U,” by LOKI featuring AVEDO , that showcases how powerful stepping out of your comfort zone as a producer can be. There’s a total of three live instruments being played on top of the production of the track, all by different people. The use of real instruments on this really makes for something special; every detail you hear helps create a specific atmospheric sound that gives this remix a completely new vibe from the original. It’s a super fun track that shares real instrumental texture with electronic sounds, and you should definitely give it a listen! Below share and listen to Jack Laboz's remix of "Lovin' U"! "I took the time, sat down and thought about my musicianship. How can it be improved? What would be a good starting point that would take my productions to new grounds? Actively trying to do ev
COALCHELLA 2018 Written by: Zebrina Garcia We've all heard of Coachella but have you heard of COALCHELLA? Built on the sandbox video game, Minecraft, the spontaneous group of individuals who brought you the iconic Minecraft Birthday Party , presents a new innovated way of bringing live DJ sets to a bigger audience. Composed of dynamically built stages, the event exhibits a wide variety of monuments and interactive structures for hundreds of visitors who want to experience what an online show is truly like. You can expect to catch sets from a brilliant selection of artists such as IRL festival headliners Electric Mantis , ANAMANAGUCHI , and Y2K to recognizable SoundCloud natives like quickly, quickly , warpstr , or William Crooks . The roster is just as insane as the realm itself. But to take this URL fest a step further, visual artists OM_NEB , Elena Fortune , mushbuh , and kikkujo are doing merch items for the players' to rep while roaming the land of Coalchella!