Difference between revisions of "Transhumanist music"

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== Transhumanism ==
 
== Transhumanism ==
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* [[Upgrade]] - [https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damien_(auteur-compositeur) DAMIEN] ( [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ko3cQ9WX7S0 Watch] )
 
* [[Upgrade]] - [https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damien_(auteur-compositeur) DAMIEN] ( [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ko3cQ9WX7S0 Watch] )
 
* [[I Am the Very Model of a Singularitarian]] - by [[Charlie Kam]] ( [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hKG5l_TDU8 Watch] )
 
* [[I Am the Very Model of a Singularitarian]] - by [[Charlie Kam]] ( [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hKG5l_TDU8 Watch] )
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6MqvaaeqLU Juice Rap News: The Singularity (ft. Ray Kurzweil & Alex Jones)]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6MqvaaeqLU Juice Rap News: The Singularity (ft. Ray Kurzweil & Alex Jones)]
 
* [[David Bowie]] - David Bowie once said “I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human. I felt very puny as a human. I thought, ‘Fuck that. I want to be a superhuman.'” - http://www.thedailytransmission.com/2010/04/28/transhumanism-and-the-future-of-the-human-race/
 
* [[David Bowie]] - David Bowie once said “I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human. I felt very puny as a human. I thought, ‘Fuck that. I want to be a superhuman.'” - http://www.thedailytransmission.com/2010/04/28/transhumanism-and-the-future-of-the-human-race/
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1hJdq46wqE Singularity (Official Video)] [[Steve Aoki]] & Angger Dimas ft. My Name is Kay
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1hJdq46wqE Singularity (Official Video)] [[Steve Aoki]] & Angger Dimas ft. My Name is Kay
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== Futurism ==
 
== Futurism ==
 
* [[In The Year 2525|Zager And Evans - In The Year 2525]] ( [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izQB2-Kmiic Watch] )
 
* [[In The Year 2525|Zager And Evans - In The Year 2525]] ( [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izQB2-Kmiic Watch] )

Revision as of 21:34, 17 September 2018

Radical Life Extension by Charlie Kam

Explicitly transhumanist music is small area in itself. Typically lyrics with heavy futuristic references will be combined with a range of genres from rap to folk to pop to create often highly expository media.

Alexey Turchin was one of the first to compile a YouTube playlist of such music as a playlist for an event.

Areas such as are well established in their own right as are pop songs with themes of immortality and robotics, with others spanning a wide range of genres and transhumanist themes.

Longevity

Immortality is a popular theme.

Sexuality

Robotic and Cyborgs

AI and computer music

It could be argued the emergence of computer music represents a merger of the creative process between man and machine.

Electronic / Synth

When Daft Punk are not being internationally famous robot DJs, they are operating in a genre which already understands and frequently references transhumanism.

Similarly, cyberpunk themed arrangements and inspire a great many variants of electronica.

Biomedicine

Transhumanism

Upgrade

Futurism

References