Slow Dancing

Last Thursday David Michalek's " Slow Dancing," an outdoor installation of 40-foot video screens featuring 43 dancers, premiered at the Lincoln Center in New York. Running nightly from 9pm-1am until 29 July 2007, projected images of dancers— including Karole Armitage, Trisha Brown, William Forsythe, Eiko, Judith Jamison, Bill T. Jones, Allegra Kent, Bill Shannon, Elizabeth Streb and many others—appear on three 40-foot scrims stretched across …

Hess is More Open

Broken up like a tennis tournament, the Hess is More Open began in New York 1 June 2007 with a live performance by Cool Hunting favorite, Hess is More. A trio, Mikkel Hess, Nikolaj Hess and Jens Bjornkjaer, will be performing new and original live sets throughout the month at various venues mixing electronic and acoustic elements into an entirely new experience. This weekend Hess …

Cool Hunting Video Presents: Matthew Dear: Nugroove vol. 8

For the either installment of our Nugroove series, we go to Michigan and check in with electronic musician Matthew Dear before his first-even live show

M ss ng p eces recently traveled to Michigan to spend a few days with Texas-born musician Matthew Dear (aka Audion) before his first-ever live band performance. In between rehearsals for the show, we stroll down train tracks and do a little fishing as he shares insight into his music making process and the current culture of electronic music. His new album Asa Breed is …