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Watch two videos of San Francisco based composer Holly Herndon performing live.

(Use the numbers to flip through the videos.)

Herndon's debut Movement, a record of android dancefloor fillers, processed voice and abrasive computer music, was released on RVNG Intl last month. She is currently working on her doctorate at Stanford University in the Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics. She plays Berlin's CTM festival at the end of January and Cafe Oto in February.

A feature on Herndon appeared in The Wire 345.

Watch a solo drum performance by Ikuro Takahashi

In February 2010, Japanese percussionist Ikuro Takahashi performed at Akebono Art and Community Centre in Sapporo, capital city of Japan’s northernmost main island Hokkaido. Film maker Mikio Saito was there to capture it