Tag Archives: The Sight Below

Decibel Festival 2014: Optical 1 – Kinesthesia

The first of six Optical showcases at this year’s Decibel Festival, Kinesthesia (“awareness of the position and movement of the parts of the body by means of sensory organs”) proved to be an apt title for Wednesday’s event. A musically and visually diverse presentation, the parts of which created something large than the sum ofRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

It’s an unlikely cover, but it’s for a great cause: Moby gives his spin to the Duran Duran classic “Rio.” The track appears on a tribute album to the ’80s icons titled Making Patterns Rhyme that’ll be out this July on Manimal Vinyl. Other artists on the comp include Warpaint, Little Dragon, Crocodiles, and more.Read more…

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Live Review: Oneohtrix Point Never w/ The Sight Below, Dawn of Midi, & Nordic Soul @ The Crocodile 2/4/2014

Tuesday night was just another night in the weird, wonderful world of the Crocodile. Some nights, you can see phenomenal jazz and soul, others you’ll witness scorching rock shows with face melting guitar solos and pyrotechnics (maybe). Then nights like Tuesday, you’ll stand facing the back wall with two hundred or so people watching computerRead more…

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Decibel Festival 2013: Optical 4 @ Triple Door

At last year’s Decibel Festival, as part of the Optical series, there was a live scoring to an incredibly absurdly spliced film from the 70s, unfortunately missing this year. Luckily, Optical 4 made up for it, featuring the doom electro-acoustics of London duo Raime, the terrifying ambient textures from The Sight Below, and, because OrenRead more…

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Decibel Festival 2012 Lineup Revealed (well, half of it anyway)

Decibel Festival founder, president, and curator Sean Horton stopped by The Morning Show to reveal the first half of the 2012 lineup first to KEXP listeners. Seattle is beyond fortunate to feature one of the world’s preeminent festivals of electronic music, running September 26-30, and based on this early look at this year’s lineup (60Read more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Happy Halloween from KEXP! We’ve got a frighteningly good week of shows lined-up for you, starting with our Halloween Open House at KEXP from Noon to 5pm. This would be a perfect time to drop by the station and try to scare one of the DJ’s! Follow up your daytime fun with an evening atRead more…

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