Daily Archives: Jun 7, 2010

Ross Elliot

Folks are always bemoaning the death of language. So why not use language to create a little death?  Well not quite language per say, but it’s building blocks, the letters themselves.  And, not quite death, but some pretty imagery.  Ross Elliot, a UK designer, has done just this.  Creating variations on skulls made entirely from […]

Delorean- Simple Graces

June is here.  Summer is here. And, Delorean is here with Simple Graces.  What says summer more than a Telemundo style pool party?!   The Spanish, or more appropriately Basque, quartet just dropped their third album, Subiza, and secured a worldwide distribution deal with New York label True Panther Sounds.  Replete with white linen trousers, revealing […]

Broken Bells

Broken Bells, the theoretically mind blowing collaboration between temperamental James Mercer of The Shins and mega-producer Danger Mouse hit the scene with an album that is definitely not greater than the sum of its parts. If anything it sounds like it owes more to Damon Albarn’s Gorillaz than the genius efforts of it’s collaborators in […]

Star Wars Crochet

Are you into crocheting? Maybe your grandma? Well either way, you are so going to want to check out these awesome Star Wars crochet patterns, they are so awesome! This etsy store, Lucy Ravenscar, has made a bunch of different Star Wars character crochet guys/things/whatever you call it. She has everyone from C-3PO, R2-D2, Han […]

Mystery Jets

Here’s a super cool, consummately retro video from quintet Mystery Jets for their catchy single ‘Dreaming of Another World’. Their new album, Serotonin, is out in July on Rough Trade. Mystery Jets – Flash A Hungry Smile by A Future Animal