Wednesday
Jan112012

James Jean: Back in Manila

Artist James Jean has recently been making public appearances in the Philipines, thanks in large part to Fully Booked.  To get a closer look at what that experience is like check out the blog 'The Art Of Oversharing' here.  Jean has done so much that may have caught your attention that listing it all is impossible but have a look at the experience of meeting the artist known for his cover art for such graphic novels as Fables (Vertigo) and Umbrella Academy (Dark Horse) among numerous other projects.

Tuesday
Jan102012

Jon Kwest: Last Don (New EP)

Just a few hours ago Jonny Kwest posted previews of 5 new tracks on his soundcloud page.  They comprise the Last Don EP that Kwest is releasing on Think2wice.  If you're into moombahton you should be familiar with Jonny Kwest and his prolific catalogue, and you should be excited for this release January 17th.  Have a listen to the Whistle (Omar Comin') and homage to a favorite character from the Wire.

The Whistle (Omar Comin) by Jon Kwest


Tuesday
Jan102012

Alex Pardee vs. Shia LeBoeuf

 

 

San Francisco artist and illustrator Alex Pardee sneaks into his friend Shia Leboeuf's house to give him the ultimate birthday gift.  

Monday
Jan092012

A.D.D. S.U.V.

Monday
Jan092012

SBTRKT and Sampha cover Friendly Fires

In case you missed Annie Mac's show this past Friday on BBC R1, Sbtrkt and Sampha covered Blue Cassette, by Friendly Fires.  Both sides had incredible albums in 2011, expect big things in 2012.

Check SBTRKT out HERE!

Check Sampha out HERE!

Check out Friendly Fires HERE!

And do not sleep on this gem:

SBTRKT - Blue Cassette (Friendly Fires cover, Live on BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge) by Young Turks