“Übermut” (High Spirit) ist the name of he new Berlin project, an initiative of visitBerlin and Hamburg Marketing supported by the German Federal Foreign Office, and is taking a stand on art made in Germany and the nation’s creativity. Their … Continue reading
Music & Fashion. Usually models start to sing (some even successfully – like Karen Elson, respectfully) , but sometimes pop stars and musicians model. Equally successful or not. A job is a job. So what do you think about this … Continue reading
LA Based illustrator and designer Scarlet River runs a shop on Etsy called “Dirty Lola”. Check out her plates and pictures of our musical hero’s that will rock your walls: Shop link HERE
did you save your mix tapes from the 80s? I am sure I have or another still creeping somewhere in some boxes… Why, because Elbow, the “portable cassette player for the XXI century” (in development) is here to fresh up … Continue reading
OK, apparently we are all losing our jobs: Amper is a music-creating AI that doesn’t suck Ever wanted to see what a computer would come up with if it could compose a symphony? A start-up in New York has created an … Continue reading
All you 80s retro, nostalgics out there, check out this fantastic Apple promo video for the Macintosh’s MIDI feat. Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Laurie Anderson. The Open Door: Macintosh, Midi, and Music (1988) Apple promo video for the Macintosh’s midi capabilities featuring … Continue reading
….from the last century. The instrument is called Hupfeld Phonoliszt-Violina & it was invented by Ludwig Hupfeld AG in 1907. It is entirely mechanical, playing the music on eight violins placed in a circular bow of the vertical round-a-bout. Small bellows come to simulate the … Continue reading
Chilean street artist Seco Sánchez created a large scale boombox mural as tribute to hip hop culture of 80’s in La Calera V region, Chile.
The importance of the blue cloth worn by wranglers, cowboys, trappers soon splashed, first the US mainstream and then the world: James Dean, Marlon Brando and likes wore it, the Ted’s and the Poppers, only the Mod’s seemed to wanted … Continue reading
The rap artist, Sun Ra, bandleader, philosopher, player and poet, stars in this cosmic documentary from 1980 by the director Robert Mugge. A Joyful noise:
this guy, and we neither!