Emmy The Great: Algorithm

Chinese-English singer-songwriter Emma-Lee Moss, aka Emmy the Great, collaborated with London-based artist Daniel Swan (who’s done music videos for Django Django and PC Music’s Life Sim between his own avant-garde work) for her track “Algorithm.” In the vein of calculations that lead us where to eat, who to date and what to buy, the duo wanted to use an algorithm to write a music video. …

Rustie: First Mythz

Put together by multimedia artist Daniel Swan, the seizure-inducing music video for Rustie’s “First Mythz” races through found VHS-type footage of dolphins galore as well as seaside activities to the soundtrack of face-melting synth work. Seeing as the Glasgow-based producer actually samples the marine mammal’s infectious giggle, this is really a synergetic experience that we recommend *not* watching it full screen. Rustie’s album EVENIFUDONTBELIEVE is …

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Tame Impala remixed, Christine & the Queens' new English song, PC Music's epic film trailer and more in this week's musical round-up

Life Sim: IDL PC Music has stayed mostly quiet this summer but finally rewarded those patiently waiting with a new track, “IDL,” from the mysterious artist Life Sim (whose IRL identity has yet to be disclosed). The simple electronic instrumental channels early EDM with its ambition to transcend, but “IDL” continuously builds over six minutes, with no satisfying “drop.” Drawing nothing more than mere moments …