As a solo artist and as part of The Glitch Mob, edIT has made a name for himself as a master of live beats and glitchy textures. In a new video series, edIT's sharing his tips for music-making and live performance - starting with this video, on quantized drumming with Clips.
For his new album, The Piano Has Been Smoking, Kasar approached the classical instrument in an experimental manner, sampling incidental percussion noises as well as traditional tonal sounds. In this video, he performs the piece "En Automne", by sampling from a piano into Ableton Live. The entire impressive performance unfolds in real time, with samples collected as he makes them: