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founded by Matthew Senna (MSENNA and The Jamie Marx Co.) and Jason Alejandro.
Posts tagged "Music"

DJ SHADOW & CUT CHEMIST ///

Via KN: “Back in 2001 DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist got together for a little session/album where they only spun 45′s, calling the end result Product Placement.” This video is so good I had to post it after seeing Bobby had it up at Kitsune Noir. Thanks to Karl who also gave me a heads...

JÓNSI TOUR SET DESIGN ///

I’m very jealous of my friends who already have tickets to a Jónsi show in the area, but this made things even worse. Fifty Nine Productions shares what they’ve got in store for the set design and performance aspects of Jónsi’s new tour.

GOOD FOLK #19: ALEX CORNELL ///

-NAME Alex Cornell -WHERE ARE YOU FROM? I am from Bethesda, Maryland. I usually say Washington DC because most people don’t know what Maryland is. I live in San Francisco now, having switched coasts, much to the dismay of my family.  -WHAT DOES YOUR WORK CONSIST OF? My work is divided into music and design....

SOUNDSCREEN DESIGN ///

As a designer who loves music, as much if not more than design itself, and a former guitarist/bass player I was really happy to learn about Soundscreen Design. We recently heard from the fine people over at Soundscreen, who happen to be operating out of Greenpoint in Brooklyn, about some of the projects they’ve recently...

GORILLAZ-PLASTIC BEACH ///

The new Gorillaz album, Plastic Beach, comes out next Tuesday. A lot of people have been waiting a good 5 years for this album, you can hear it in its entirety over at NPR right now! There are some amazing collaborations on the album, including Mos Def, Lou Reed and De La Soul.

BLUEPRINT 3 OUT TAKES ALEX GOOSE ///

Our good friend and member of the GOODFOLK family (coming soon) Alex Goose recently dropped his “BLUEPRINT 3 Out takes” project.. As the hype for Jay Z’s infamous Blue Print 3 was building Alex was contacted by a notable ROC A&R who gave him the opportunity to submit tracks to Jay for this classic project,...

ALEX GOOSE ///

Mr. Alex Goose has a dope portfolio, the kid makes beats too. Nice.

THE SMALL STAKES ///

I can’t say enough about Jason Munn’s studio, The Small Stakes. He produces some amazing gig posters. I want to buy them all.

DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE – LITTLE BRIBES ///

Death Cab for Cutie – Little Bribes from Ross Ching on Vimeo. Gotta love this video with all it’s handmade typography.

R.I.P.

13 Grammy Awards. 13 No. 1 Singles. 750 million records. Michael Jackson, an amazing cultural icon passed away today. While his life was wrought with scandal and controversy no one can deny the incredible influence his artistry had on our world. His showmanship and musicality crossed cultures and spanned generations. Our condolences go out to...

WAIT FOR ME ///

Moby’s new album, Wait for Me, drops on June 30th. Gotta say I can’t wait to get it. Moby is such a creative inspiration for me personally and I always get the feeling that he really pours himself into his music and strives to create the best art possible.

PAINTING A SONG ///

This has to be one of the most amazing interactive web experiences of recent memory. Amazing site: http://soytuaire.labuat.com/ Thanks to Neil for sending this over.