Getz + Gilberto
"Garota de Ipanema" ("The Girl from Ipanema") is a well-known Brazilian bossa nova song, a worldwide hit in the mid-1960s that won a Grammy for Record of the Year in 1965. It was written in 1962, with music by Antônio Carlos Jobim and Portuguese lyrics by Vinicius de Moraes. English lyrics were written later by Norman Gimbel. The first commercial recording was in 1962, by Pery Ribeiro. The version performed [...]
Coachella – 2012
We attended the first weekend of the Coachella festival this weekend. Tupac, who’s been dead for 15 years showed up (via hologram). Here’s the list of artists we watched (whole and partial shows): Yuck Neon Indian SebastiAn Gary Clark Jr. GIRLS Arctic Monkeys WU LYF the Big Pink Jacques Lu Cont tUnE-yArDs Andrew Bird Laura Marling Jeff Mangum St. Vincent the Shins Bon Iver Radiohead the Weekend the Airplane Boys [...]
Radiohead’s Creep covered by Carrie Manolakos
If I was trying to help my mother understand the awesomeness of Radiohead, I would play her this song. Quote from Gawker on this version, "It's unsettingly good." This Cover of Radiohead’s "Creep" Will Make Your Ears Orgasm Carrie Manolakos, a former Broadway actress who made her mark as Sophie Sheridan in Mamma Mia!, is promoting her upcoming debut album Echo with the release of a climactic "Creep" cover she [...]
Another Scarlet Season Poster Design
Similar to the last poster, here's the newest poster design for Scarlet Season:
New Scarlet Season Poster Design
My latest Scarlet Season design - CD Release Party poster for the new album 'Taxidermist.'
The Stuyvesants – Brooklyn’s Finest (Free Download)
The Stuyvesants is a collaborative effort between music producer Allan Cole (Algorythm), and record collector Darien Victor Birks (Flwrpt). Both residents of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, NY. The two wanted to work together on a project where they could incorporate several of their talents in music and design. The name Stuyvesants became their moniker of which they collaborated on four major things: design, beat dig, produce amazing music, and most importantly just [...]
RIP! A Remix Manifesto
Check out this documentary by Brett Gaylor about copyright and remix culture. Also - Girl Talk is awesome.