Daily Archives: Jun 15, 2010

Lighting the Sails

The Sydney Opera House is a site in itself, but let a talented, creative performance artist like Laurie Anderson have her way with the sails and you’re in for a show. For the second year running, Sydney is celebrating the approach of winter with Vivid Sydney, a celebration of light, music and ideas. This year, organized […]

End Love

OK Go is at it again! with another cheap, but nifty video using stop motion, Echo Park lake, bright colored jeans and sweatshirts. Gotta love it! And to top it off they are doing a pretty neat contest through their Facebook for a personalized iPad, so go check it out!

Spike’d

Here’s something to Spike (Lee) your drink with. In collaboration with legendary director and Brooklyn-ite Spike Lee, Absolut has concocted a limited edition flavored vodka with unique packaging to create Absolut Brooklyn. Adding the famous Spike Lee glasses and baseball cap to the Lars Olsson Smith (aka The King of Vodka) seal, and a line from Lemon Andersen’s spoken […]

On The Record

I dig the eco-mindset of art being made out of recycled materials, vinyl records being one of the most popular materials, and I don’t mean the kitschy little purses adorned with pieces of vinyl. Starting September 2, The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University will delve deeper and debut its exhibit, The Record: Contemporary Art and Vinyl, exploring the […]

Tweet Tweet.

An unknown artist has a fancy for funny in New York. The unnamed artist put up this “real” fake bird in a tree with it’s own twitter bubble mocking the people that would walk past. The bird was found on Mott Street just north of Gimme Coffee last week! If you’re in New York keep […]

Afford Me

Summer scarfs are so much fun to rock this season, and Metropark has definitely got you covered with this neon pink crinkle scarf. Wayyy too cool to pass up if you ask me =] Not to mention the rad new Hellz Bellz! Afford me tank, it’s a perfect match to rock with the scarf. Add […]

Arcade Fire Drop Two More Singles

The interwebs are all a twitter with two new tracks from indie’s megwatt superstars Arcade Fire. Ready to Start and We Used to Wait have a cleaner, more new wave flavor (less organ, more synth) from their normal Wall of Chaos sound. Each song has moments where they open the tight instrumental mesh into broader […]