So the Purple Wedding just happened, and although we’re only two episodes into season 4 it seems there’s plenty more drama to follow. So, with the momentous occasion of last episodes ending, we bring you an illustrated project by Mike Wrobel of some prominent characters in 80s/90s attire.
Whoever is in charge of producing content at Dazed Magazine seems to really knows what they are doing. We’ve already featured their films on the golden age of Garage and the South London’s musical melting pot. This time Dazed’s Rollo Jackson has created a short film about what makes clubbing in London standout.
If I had to describe to you what Patatap is, I’d have to say it as simply ‘beautiful racket’ – and that’s not the tennis kind. Served as a collaboration between designer and programmer Jono Brandel and musical duo Lullatone (Shawn & Yoshimi), they have set out to create what can only be defined as visual music.
Well, it’s the 24th again which means it’s our 3rd birthday today! As alway’s we would like to thank all our readers, followers and taste-makers for their continued support. As another year passes we hope you all stick around and continue to check the site here and there.
With soothing vocals and beats from Adesse Versions, Pharrell and Illum Sphere, our 3 picks this time round is definitely on the soulful, groovy tip. First up is Adesse Versions with an extended preview of ‘In the Dark’ which is a white label vinyl only release.
The Ride Journal is one for the cycling enthusiasts. Packed with interesting stories/adventures from riders and teamed with diverse illustrations for each bit of literature. Each story ranges from adventure, pain and redemption, metaphysical thrills, memoirs and the everyday expectations. Although it’s predominantly for the rider, each story tells more.
Little Dragon are up there in my list of great bands that continually innovate, so I’m glad that we are about to get treated to another record from the group. With new album Nabuma Rubberband on the horizon, I’m glad that the new single Klapp Klapp sounds great.
It’s World Book Day today, and to celebrate, we’ve listed 8 of our favourite books, graphic novels, and general reads. This isn’t a review of each title by no means, but more of an appreciation of the stories, word play and creativity from the authors and contributors. Check our list below with each synopsis as well as links to purchase each title.