Related Artists


Paul Hardcastle

Teena Marie


Rene & Angela




Kenny G

One Way

The Art of Noise

Home > Music > A > Art of Noise, The

Birth Place: London, England
Years Active: 1983 - 1990, 1998 - 2000
Genres: Synthpop, Avant-garde, Ambient, New Wave, Alternative Hip Hop

Art of Noise (also The Art of Noise) were an avant-garde synthpop group formed in 1983 by engineer/producer Gary Langan, programmer JJ Jeczalik, along with arranger Anne Dudley, producer Trevor Horn and music journalist Paul Morley. The group's mostly instrumental compositions were novel melodic sound collages based on digital sampler technology, which was new at the time. Inspired by turn-of-the-century revolutions in music, the Art of Noise were initially packaged as a faceless anti- or non-group, blurring the distinction between the art and its creators. The band is noted for innovative use of electronics and computers in pop music and particularly for innovative use of sampling. The name... Continue Bio >>

Listen to The Art of Noise
and similar artists - Play Now
All Albums >>

Latest Tracks:
Karaoke: Kiss
On: Karaoke Pop: Burning Down The House
$0.99 Buy Song
Art Of Love (Youth & Orb Mix)
On: Auntie Aubrey's Excursions Beyond The Call Of…
$0.99 Buy Song
Moments In Love (Beating Hart's Mix)
On: Zambient One
$1.29 Buy Song
On: Essential 80's Funky Dance
$0.99 Buy Song
On: Hits 80s, Funky Dance
$0.99 Buy Song

More Tracks >>