Posts tagged: vinyl production

Interview: El Huervo on the punchy art of the Absolver OST vinyl

Interview: El Huervo on the punchy art of the Absolver OST vinyl

Interview: El Huervo on the punchy art of the Absolver OST vinyl

Artist and musician Niklas Åkerblad, AKA El Huervo, talks us through the inspiration for his Absolver vinyl artwork, adding layers to make a piece feel magical and his colourful philosophy. By Thomas Quillfeldt Face it — El Huervo is just cool. He’s definitely cooler than me, and he’s probably cooler...

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On the record: Exploring the art of the No Man’s Sky vinyl

On the record: Exploring the art of the No Man’s Sky vinyl

On the record: Exploring the art of the No Man’s Sky vinyl

By Thomas Quillfeldt How to depict an infinite universe? It’s a question that has tested developer Hello Games in creating 2016’s much talked about sci-fi exploration and survival game, No Man’s Sky. The largely generative in-game soundtrack draws its music cues from an album—Sheffield rock band 65daysofstatic's No Man’s Sky: Music for an Infinite...

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Gotta collect 'em all: More weird and wonderful vinyl

Gotta collect 'em all: More weird and wonderful vinyl

Gotta collect 'em all: More weird and wonderful vinyl

By Thomas Quillfeldt Given that we’re still seeing innovation in making turntables cheaper and/or more space-efficient—like this minimalist ‘Love’ turntable or the 'autostreaming hifi turntable' Gearbox Automatic—all those newbies getting into vinyl will need some great tunes to play, not to mention some ostentatious covers, attention-grabbing gatefolds and delectable discs to...

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