SOURCE: Producer/DJ Steve Aoki

October 08, 2014 06:15 ET

Steve Aoki & Ray Kurzweil Talk Technology, the Future & Humanity for WIRED's "Neon Future Sessions"

Steve Aoki Talks With Famed Futurist Ray Kurzweil About How Technology Will Shape Our Future, in Terms of Creativity, Consciousness, and the Coming Singularity

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 8, 2014) - View now WIRED's new digital series, "Neon Future Sessions," featuring international EDM artist, producer and Grammy-nominee DJ Steve Aoki interviewing some of the greatest minds to give us insight into the future. In conjunction with his new album release, NEON FUTURE I, Steve Aoki sits down with today's cultural and technological visionaries to discuss how they see our world evolving in the future. The series kicks off with the inspiration for Steve's double album, Neon Future, by interviewing, futurist Ray Kurzweil, an inventor and director of engineering at Google who redefined speech technology.

Over the next few episodes, Steve will interview comic book legend Stan Lee and other visionaries.

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Series Description: To celebrate the release of his latest album NEON FUTURE I, electronic music producer and DJ STEVE AOKI sat down with today's cultural and technological visionaries to discuss how they see our world evolving in the future.

About STEVE AOKI
STEVE AOKI is a Grammy-nominated international producer/DJ, electronic dance music entrepreneur, and founder of the trendsetting record label, events/lifestyle company, and apparel line Dim Mak. Since launching in 1996, Dim Mak has broken bands such as Bloc Party, The Bloody Beetroots, Klaxons, and The Gossip through deftly marketed single and full-length releases and now has nearly 500 releases to date. As a solo artist, AOKI has become a force of nature averaging over 250 tour dates per year. Aoki just released his second artist album NEON FUTURE I, on September 30, 2014 via Ultra Music/Dim Mak. The follow up to his 2012 Grammy-nominated debut Wonderland, NEON FUTURE I (Dim Mak/Ultra Music) is an all-star extravaganza from one of dance music's most heralded entertainers.

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