Posts tagged "Steve Reich"

Steve Reich’s Radiohead Tribute ‘Radio Rewrite’ Lands New York Premiere

Steve Reich's Radiohead-inspired piece "Radio Rewrite" will soon fall into its right place. On November 16, the Kid A-informed composition will make its New York…
By: Kyle McGovern / October 31, 2013

Can You Spot the Radiohead in Steve Reich’s ‘Kid A’-Inspired ‘Radio Rewrite’?

Radiohead fans, here's your mission, if you choose to accept it. Steve Reich, the hugely influential modern composer, saw his Radiohead-inspired piece, "Radio Rewrite," premiere…
By: Marc Hogan / March 7, 2013

Jonny Greenwood’s Guitar Awesomeness Inspired Steve Reich’s Radiohead Composition

In just over a month's time, legendary minimalist composer Steve Reich will debut his latest piece Radio Rewrite, an 18-minute chamber-music composition inspired by Radiohead. And…
By: Daniel Kreps / January 29, 2013

Control Voltage’s Friday Five: A Steve Reich Renaissance

Steve Reich's influence on electronic dance music runs deep. It goes back, at least, to the Orb's 1990 track "Little Fluffy Clouds," which laced a…
By: Philip Sherburne / July 27, 2012

Radiohead Inspire New Work by Minimalist Composer Steve Reich

Classical music, even of the up-to-date minimalist variety that has influenced everyone from Brian Eno to LCD Soundsystem, evidently moves at a slower pace tha…
By: Marc Hogan / January 27, 2012

Steve Reich’s All-Star 75th Birthday Concert

"Brevity is the soul of wit," Shakespeare's Polonius tells us — and brevity can also be a hallmark of genius. At New York's Carnegie Hall…
By: Glenn Kenny / May 2, 2011