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Flying Lotus.

Flying Lotus.
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Flying Lotus.

Flying Lotus artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Flying Lotus

October 17, 2012 The experimental producer creates a club scene with a concert that feels like a fine-tuned DJ set.

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Flying Lotus performs at the 2011 Sasquatch Music Festival.

May 30, 2011 The eclectic producer layers hip-hop samples with shuffling beats and dense synthesizers.

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Interviews & Profiles

Flying Lotus; credit: Timothy Saccenti

May 10, 2010 The L.A.-based producer's album, inspired by Alice Coltrane, may lift him out of the underground.

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Discover Songs

Decibel Festival

September 13, 2010 From Flying Lotus to Pantha Du Prince, check out a megamix preview of Seattle's Decibel Festival.

photo of The National by Keith Klenowski

June 29, 2010 See the Top 20 albums of the year to date, as selected by NPR listeners.

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News

The British producer SBTRKT wears one of his many the African-inspired masks.

February 18, 2012 Many musicians at the intersection of electronic music and hip-hop are obscuring their identity.

Pattern+Grid World by Flying Lotus

September 21, 2010 On "New Music Tuesday" we check in with a record store to see what's in stock and what's selling.

Screenshot of Flying Lotus augmented reality app

April 28, 2010 Make your own music with the Flying Lotus augmented reality app.

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Flying Lotus' new album, Until The Quiet Comes, comes out Oct 2.

September 23, 2012 The producer's new album beats with a heart unique to its creator: adventurous but never muddled.

Drummer Zach Hill of Sacramento-based band Death Grips, during the group's speaker-busting set at (Le) Poisson Rouge.

October 18, 2012 Day two of the CMJ Music Marathon started gently but built to a sweaty, speaker-busting climax.

Jazzanova.

November 15, 2011 Sampled saxophones and cymbals have re-emerged in dance halls, in innovative forms of house music.

Clockwise from upper left, all taken at Moogfest: costumed fans at the Animoog Playground, Atlas Sound, fans reacting to one of the live sets, The Field, a dewy-eyed fan.

November 1, 2011 Host Bob Boilen and NPR Music reporter Jacob Ganz look back at the remarkable music festival.

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Los Angeles

December 10, 2010 Los Angeles spawned remarkable music in 2010. And no one knows L.A. better than NPR station KCRW.

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Flying Lotus album art

December 1, 2010 The list of our 50 favorite albums of the year includes Flying Lotus and more artists from C to G.

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