Posts Tagged: Brian Eno

Brian Eno Against a Brexit


Brian Eno released a statement on Facebook this weekend urging British citizens to vote against a Brexit from the EU.

Eno urged British citizens, who he referred to as “complacent on the issue, like me,” to consider the importance of the EU’s influence on the global stage, citing its significant work in promoting workers’ rights, gun control, environmental issues, and more:

What the ‘Leaves’ have on their side is their unquenchable enthusiasm for a ‘Great’ Britain that they think we can revive – and several powerful media outlets to propagandise the idea.


This Week in Posivibes: Cluster Reissue


The formative krautrock band created by Hans-Joachim Roedelius and Dieter Moebius (which at times included Brian Eno) has received the full reissue treatment: a box set including all eight of Cluster’s studio albums recorded from 1971–1981, plus a previously unreleased album featuring two of the band’s live performances.


Hecker feature

Swinging Modern Sounds #71: A Michael Bay Film Eating Itself


“Love,” then is not to be taken lightly here. It is being engaged at full force, megaphonically. ...more


Sound & Vision #18: Tony Visconti


Legendary producer Tony Visconti talks to Allyson McCabe about working with David Bowie, his own touring musical super-group Holy Holy, and his thoughts on the music industry today. ...more


Wanted/Needed/Loved #4: Chris Frantz’s Pocket Camera


What I want/need/love most are the tools that allow me to document what I see and experience, at home and in my travels, now and in the future. ...more


Swinging Modern Sounds #62: Stillness as Metaphor


I am after a music that renders life as it is, and which invites in the intermittent pulsations of life. ...more


Swinging Modern Sounds #61: Songs for the Alliterative at Heart


Michael Hearst has come a long way from the guy who played plastic wind instruments on Seventh Avenue, to an admirably creative and original adulthood. ...more


The Rumpus Interview with Owen Pallett


Canadian musician Owen Pallett talks Tori Amos, perfectionism, percussion, and dark head spaces with Erin Lyndal Martin. ...more

Announcing the 2011 Music Issue of the Believer !!


Ladies and Gentlemen, the 2011 Music Issue of the Believer Magazine is upon us. This year’s issue has got some unprecedented audible sensations, which I will relay in the following list:

1. Trey Anastasio of Phish is interviewed for this issue (did you know that’s rare?).