portrait of a sound design artist

A man standing alone in a shed hitting a bath with a mallet could be seen as mad, but in the world of sound design, it’s the norm. Ali Lacey is an eccentric sound design artist, and this short portrait allows us a closer look into the world of sound design.

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Crazy Diamond – the Sid Barrett story

(via Dangerous Minds)

Vinylmania: when life runs at 33 revolutions per minute

Vinylmania, Trailer of the film from vinylmaniafilm on Vimeo.

(via kraftfuttermischwerk.de)

Visit their Blog at vinylmaniafilm.com, watch the full length film at arte.tv (german/french only).

Detroit The Blueprint Of Techno – documentary

“This rare video from the late 1990s features Terrence Parker, Mike Huckaby, Juan Atkins, Ritchie Hawtin, Derrick May, Kevin Saunderson, Carl Craig, Rolando, Jeff Woodward, Gary Koral, Josh Glazer, Jon Ozias, Theorem, DJ Dunebugg, (with special cameo appearances by Mike Grant, Brian Bonds, Don Waxmaster D Smooth, Hugh C, and Todd Weston).

(Via kraftfuttermischwerk)

Real Scenes: Berlin, Detroit, Bristol

Resident Advisors electronic music and club culture documentary

Highly recommended: residentadvisor.net has just updated their electronic music and club culture documentary with a third video to this series, this time about Berlin. Check em out on Vimeo.

Hans Zimmer documentary on arte tv


A great one hour documentary as found on youtube or directly on arte tv online. Narration is in german language.

BBC Krautrock documentary

If you are into electronic music making (whatever sort of) then don’t miss this BBC documentary about the legendary “Krautrock” decade in germany:

See all six parts on youtube.