David Bowie: Love is Lost (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for The DFA)

James Murphy's Bowie remix, Kishi Bashi, Boston Bun's "Flasher" and more in our look at the songs we tweeted this week

James Murphy’s Hello Steve Reich Mix of David Bowie’s 2013 track “Love is Lost” has a lot going on. There’s the busy Steve Reich “Clapping Music” beginning and bouncy synths reminiscent of Kraftwerk’s “Pocket Calculator” underscoring Bowie’s tumultuous vocals from the original, and a few piano references to “Ashes to Ashes”—a Ziggy Stardust classic. But as you would expect from two respective legends, the 10-minute …

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

David Bowie Is, synesthesia, T Magazine's Patrick Li and more in our weekly look at the web

1. DIY Google Glass Don’t have the cash or time to wait for Google Glass to drop at the end of 2013? Well, put on your tool belt and DIY hat and make your own Google Glass hack—a project you can complete in just a few hours for around $300, instead of Glass’ expected $1,500 price tag. 2. “David Bowie Is” Opens At The V&A …

The Changing Faces of Bowie Print

The many ch-ch-changes of the legendary musician's persona embodied in a collaborative print designed exclusively for the V&A exhibition

Dedicated Bowie fans will have to wait another month to immerse themselves in one of the most extensive retrospectives on his career to date, but lovers of both the Thin White Duke and high quality design can now pre-order a limited-edition print created specifically for the Victoria & Albert Museum exhibition, “David Bowie is.” Conceived by Mark Blamire —the mastermind behind the iconic Trainspotting poster …