A Little Romance and Plenty of Shame
Sion Sono likes to raise the bar just to see how high he can go, expanding his cult status and fan base around the world. He’s a controversial poet-filmmaker whose Guilty of Romance unearths sexual desires and dark pasts in very colourful style.
A Saintly Return
What’s the first thought that pops in your head when I say maple? Now: bourbon? And what about: bacon?
Trentemøller Likes It Deep & Live
If you’ve never heard the Danish DJ’s music before, you’d probably never guess all of Anders Trentemoller’s records and compilations are done by the same man.
Une Banane Blog Provides More Than Daily Fibre
In His infinite wisdom, God once said an incredibly long time ago, “Man does not live by bread alone,” and as such, a daily dose of the creative is essential for Man–and Woman–to survive.
Dirty Jukebox Dance Party
Hometown electro-punks Duchess Says are back with their sophomore LP, a continuation of their dirt-caked dance music. It’s high-strung and dangerous, of a Death From Above 1979 persuasion. It’s a late night-death party egging you to join, and a pretty tempting proposition at that.
Angus Balbernie on Direction, Dance Ecology & Studio 303
“People ask me to describe my work and, wickedly, I tend to just write what I want for fun—you’re allowed to at my age. When I write about my workshops and pieces, I’m a bit naughty,” says Angus Balbernie.
The Aggrolites Are Dirty Reggae Pioneers
There’s nothing like smooth reggae vibes to expel worry from tired bones, and generally, the simpler the rhythm the better. For L.A. reggae-rockers The Aggrolites, the addition of a little American soul was all they needed to get their signature groove just right.
Tight-Knit Friendships Form at Espace Tricot
Lisa Fruscia and Melissa Clulow co-created Espace Tricot two summers ago, hoping to establish a knitting space that was both conducive to building a community and practicing the craft.
Local Clothing Brand Launches Online Store
As part of the expansion process of their brand, Superfluous’ Adam Taubert and Peter Kajaks are set to launch their new web presence this weekend at Fake Boutique’s sister store, La Buanderie.
Swoon Under City Lights
Cruising calm and clear out of small bars and cliquey venues of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, comes Slowdance –a modest indie-pop band breaking boundaries with their debut EP Light & Color.