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Nick Koenig is a multidisciplinary artist best known for his music under the name Hot Sugar. He is the founder of a musical philosophy referred to as Associative Music, a modernized branch of musique concrete. His latest project, The Melody of Dust premieres at SXSW alongside an album of the same name.
Developed in collaboration with Viacom NEXT, the VR music experience is an extension of Hot Sugar’s musical philosophy.
The interactive musical experience places you inside a castle inhabited by the composer where you will unlock elusive songs by combining objects to create layered melodies, with a total of 87 songs to discover.
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