XLR8R 5th Edition

XLR8R is a San Francisco-based digital magazine that covers music, culture, style, and technology. XLR8R+ is a movement that supports independent music and journalism. James Dawe created a body of social media artwork inspired by exclusive, unreleased tracks by the musicians featured.

James Dawe interpreted the pulsing glitch sounds and repetitions found in the accompanying tracks into an evolving cyber-space environment and post-apocalyptic world. The rippling effects map the high-tremor terrain explored in the electronic music.


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  • Design: James Dawe

Project by James Dawe

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