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Video: Terry Riley, Live 1977

Hey kids, minimalism is “swag”. Just ask Big Boi. YouTube user soundohom recently unearthed this rare footage of Terry Riley performing solo in Rome, 1977 (above), as well as alongside fellow drone wizards Pandit Pran … read more »

POSTED May 19, 2011 6:42PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS:
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Schnipper’s Slept On: Special Terry Riley 420 Edition

Each Tuesday, FADER editor Matthew Schnipper highlights an underappreciated release he thinks we need to know about. This week it’s Terry Riley’s Persian Surgery Dervishes. Listen to some excerpts from the record and read Schnipper’s … read more »

POSTED April 20, 2010 5:05PM IN SLEPT ON TAGS: ,

FADER TV: Behind the Scenes at Carnegie Hall for Terry Riley’s In C

Legend has it that 45 years ago a stoned Terry Riley sat on a San Francisco city bus and in a cloud burst of avant genius composed the groundbreaking minimalist piece “In C,” a loose … read more »

POSTED April 29, 2009 12:00PM IN FADER TV EVENTS, SPECIALS TAGS: