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[[File:Tommy 86.jpg|thumb|right|''Transhumanism'' by Tommy '86]]
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{{Featured article|Transhumanist music}}
 
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.
 
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.
  
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== Longevity  ==
 
== Longevity  ==
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{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=837tx9UG1gQ|500|right|Forever Young - [[Dorian Electra]]}}
 
{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=837tx9UG1gQ|500|right|Forever Young - [[Dorian Electra]]}}
 
[[Immortality]] is a popular theme.
 
[[Immortality]] is a popular theme.
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Bq1fyl6hS8 Beyond Boundaries (Outro) ft. Aubrey de Grey - Neon Future 1] - [[Steve Aoki]]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Bq1fyl6hS8 Beyond Boundaries (Outro) ft. Aubrey de Grey - Neon Future 1] - [[Steve Aoki]]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6NHjYxYcCU Radical Life Extension] by [[Charlie Kam]]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6NHjYxYcCU Radical Life Extension] by [[Charlie Kam]]
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* [https://www.soundcloud.com/faultlineshift Faultline Shift - life extension album] by [[Faultline Shift]]
  
 
== Sexuality ==
 
== Sexuality ==
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nU2m70IjasQ The Picard Song Dance]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nU2m70IjasQ The Picard Song Dance]
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Man-Machine Kraftwerk - The Man-Machine]
 
* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Man-Machine Kraftwerk - The Man-Machine]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-CoE46ZsD0 Miracle of Sound - The New Black Gold] - a game song for [[Deus Ex]]: Human Revolution
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6RI2_lVMhg Miracle of Sound - The Natural Heart] - a game song for [[Deus Ex]]: Mankind Divided
  
 
== AI and computer music ==
 
== AI and computer music ==
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== Electronic / Synth ==
 
== 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.
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* When [[Daft Punk]] are not being internationally famous robot DJs, they are operating in a genre which already understands and frequently references transhumanism.
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Si874V84s0 Tommy '86 "Transhumanism" (Full Album - Official - 2016)]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Si874V84s0 Tommy '86 "Transhumanism" (Full Album - Official - 2016)]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wswJAr17LRY Singularity - Sentient Electricity, Onyrix / Dino Olivieri] (album)
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wswJAr17LRY Singularity - Sentient Electricity, Onyrix / Dino Olivieri] (album)
  
 
Similarly, [[cyberpunk]] themed arrangements and inspire [https://www.neondystopia.com/cyberpunk-music/cyberpunk-music-dossier-november-2016/ a great many variants of electronica].
 
Similarly, [[cyberpunk]] themed arrangements and inspire [https://www.neondystopia.com/cyberpunk-music/cyberpunk-music-dossier-november-2016/ a great many variants of electronica].
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== Transhumanism ==
 
== Transhumanism ==
{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ko3cQ9WX7S0|500|right|Upgrade -  DAMIEN}}
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{{#ev:youtube|https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ko3cQ9WX7S0|500|right|[[Upgrade|Upgrade -  DAMIEN]]}}
 
* [[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] )
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMJNta-okRw Complex Numbers - Inevitability russian SE] (Russian)
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMJNta-okRw Complex Numbers - Inevitability russian SE] (Russian)
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VGDhrH_uLUw Singularity - The Lisps]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VGDhrH_uLUw Singularity - The Lisps]
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6MqvaaeqLU Juice Rap News: The Singularity (ft. Ray Kurzweil & Alex Jones)]
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* [[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.'”<ref>http://www.thedailytransmission.com/2010/04/28/transhumanism-and-the-future-of-the-human-race/</ref>
 
* [[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.'”<ref>http://www.thedailytransmission.com/2010/04/28/transhumanism-and-the-future-of-the-human-race/</ref>
 
* [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
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5PH1lK5gH4 Fear Factory - Anodized]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5PH1lK5gH4 Fear Factory - Anodized]
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* ''[[We Appreciate Power]]'' - [[Grimes]] ( [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYG_4vJ4qNA Watch] )
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4x5YDCj-wiE DIE KRUPPS - Robo Sapien]
  
 
== 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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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zC1o9CjeefI Complex Numbers - We, 22nd Century. Electronic opera]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EH9meoWmAOM Coldplay - Talk]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H81W04iTGFM Прекрасное далёко - Glorious Future, English/Russian subtitles]
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== Space ==
 
== Space ==
 
A genre in itself, [[space exploration|space]], futurism and transhumanism often go hand in hand.
 
A genre in itself, [[space exploration|space]], futurism and transhumanism often go hand in hand.
 
* [[Daft Punk]] - [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interstella_5555:_The_5tory_of_the_5ecret_5tar_5ystem Intersteller 5555]
 
* [[Daft Punk]] - [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interstella_5555:_The_5tory_of_the_5ecret_5tar_5ystem Intersteller 5555]
 
* [[David Bowie]] transcended genres
 
* [[David Bowie]] transcended genres
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAyvNZJZT6s The Constellation of Gagarin, English subtitles]
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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rKjNOj8KAvM Miljoonasade - Lapsuuden sankarille, a Finnish song about Yuri Gagarin]
  
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
 
[[Category:YouTube]]
 
[[Category:YouTube]]
 
[[Category:Music]]
 
[[Category:Music]]
[[Category:Good articles]]
 

Latest revision as of 16:00, 16 May 2022

Transhumanism by Tommy '86

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

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

Transhumanism

Futurism

Space

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

References