Difference between revisions of "Transhumanist music"

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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] )
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== Space ==
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A genre in itself, [[space exploration|space]], futurism and transhumanism often go hand in hand.
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* [[Daft Punk]] - [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interstella_5555:_The_5tory_of_the_5ecret_5tar_5ystem Intersteller 5555]
  
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
 
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Revision as of 22:43, 19 September 2018

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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

Forever Young - Dorian Electra

Immortality is a popular theme.

Sexuality

Robotic and Cyborgs

The Man Machine - Kraftwerk

AI and computer music

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

Biology

CRISPR-Cas9 ("Mr. Sandman" Parody) - A Capella Science

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.

Transhumanism

Upgrade - DAMIEN

Futurism

Space

A genre in itself, space, futurism and transhumanism often go hand in hand.

References