June 6, 2017 • BlogPress

ISO on Music is Music podcast

International Space Orchestra founder Nelly Ben Hayoun and NASA Ames Flight Director Rusty Hunt joined Ria Misra on the Music is Music podcast to talk about music, space, and the ISO’s Apollo 11 space opera. Nelly and ISO were featured in the episode ‘Music in Space’ pt. 2. You can listen to the podcast here Music […]

January 12, 2017 • BlogPress

ISO Featured in Pitchfork Magazine

The International Space Orchestra has been featured in Pitchfork Magazine for their cover of the Sigur Rós’ song “Viðrar vel til loftárása” produced by Sigur Rós long term collaborator Alex Somers. To read the full article follow this link. As part of the festive season, The International Space Orchestra have offered a cover of the Sigur Rós’ […]

January 12, 2017 • Press

ISO’s Cover of Sigur Rós’ “Viðrar Vel Til Loftárása” featured in SPIN Magazine

As part of the festive season, The International Space Orchestra have offered a cover of the Sigur Rós’ song Viðrar vel til loftárása, produced by Sigur Rós’ long-term collaborator musician Alex Somers, and performed by the International Space Orchestra. This cover has been featured in SPIN Magazine online. To read the full article follow this link. […]

December 24, 2016 • BlogPress

The International Space Orchestra release a Sigur Rós cover

The International Space Orchestra, the world’s first orchestra composed of space scientists, is releasing a cover of Sigur Rós’ Viðrar Vel Til Loftárása.   As part of the festive season, The International Space Orchestra offer covers of Sigur Rós’ song Viðrar vel til loftárása, produced by Sigur Rós’ long-term collaborator musician Alex Somers, and performed […]

November 28, 2016 • Blog

ISO back in the Recording Studio

The International Space Orchestra have reunited on the 27th November 2016 to record four special tracks at 25th Street Recording in Oakland, California. These tracks see the end of an action-packed year for the ISO who during the course of 2016 have taken to the stage with Savages rock band at the legendary Fillmore Theatre […]

October 18, 2016 • BlogPress

Sigur Ros and The International Space Orchestra

Blending space science, planet-poking and bluegrass-playing spacecraft operators, the world’s first orchestra composed of space scientists – the International Space Orchestra (ISO) – came together to perform as the supporting act to Sigur Rós at the Hollywood Bowl on 24th September 2016, Los Angeles, CA, USA. The concert was captured on film by photographer Aaron Wojack. […]

September 22, 2016 • Blog

Talk to Me I Am A Space Viking

Blending space science, planet-poking and bluegrass-playing spacecraft operators, the world’s first orchestra composed of space scientists – the International Space Orchestra (ISO) – is coming together to perform as the supporting act to Sigur Rós at the Hollywood Bowl on 24th September 2016, Los Angeles, CA, USA. As part of the event, ISO players will […]

September 4, 2016 • Blog

Gordon Lustig

Gordon Lustig is ISO Musical Director Assistant Gordon Lustig is a guitarist, singer/songwriter, composer, arranger/orchestrator and music teacher. Upon teaching himself guitar Gordon has taught private students and classes since age 12. While still studying at the prestigious Dick Grove Music School in Los Angeles he became the composer of the television sit-com, “Foley Square” […]

September 1, 2016 • BlogCollaborationsTour

ISO+ Sigur Ros

A SPACE ODYSSEY ABOVE AND BELOW GROUND International Space Orchestra + Sigur Rós 24th SEPTEMBER 2016 Hollywood Bowl 2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, California 90068 Doors 6:00 p.m. // Show 7:45 p.m. Blending space science, planet-poking and bluegrass-playing spacecraft operators, the world’s first orchestra composed of space scientists – the International Space Orchestra (ISO) – […]

September 1, 2016 • BlogCollaborationsTour

ISO recording at Skywalker Sound

In the September 2012, ISO recorded their first album at Skywalker sound studio. This recording later in May 2015 made it to the International Space Station. Skywalker Sound is the sound effects, sound editing, sound design, sound mixing and music recording division of George Lucas’ Lucas Digital motion picture group. Its main facilities are located […]