New York Surf Film Festival 2012

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Watch this short story about shaping surfboards from Joel Fitzgerald Surfboards.  You can catch this and other films at The New York Surf Film Festival – a curated  exhibition of the highest quality surf films from around the world to give the surfing community and general public a spotlight in the city to celebrate the filmmaking craft,  honor the heritage, and learn about the new movements within and surrounding the surf lifestyle.


Ben Nordberg’s First Skate Video for Flip Skateboards

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Ben Nordberg is one of the most well known Brits in international skateboarding,  known for his easy-going style. He’s so laid back, he looks like he’s half- asleep most of the time. This is Ben Nordberg’s first ever, full-length Flip video part. Filmed by Russell Houghton, Ewan Bowman, Greg Hunt & Greg Poisionner. Edited by James Gardner. Presented by Relentless Energy, Analog, Gravis & Flip Skateboards.

Watch below!


New Collage Art from Mowgli Omari

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Collages by Mowgli Omari.

Digital Collages by Matt Wisniewski.

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“Landscape”, digital collages by Matt Wisniewski.

Illustrations by Mcbess (Matthieu Bessudo)

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Illustrations by Mcbess (Matthieu Bessudo).

Iconic Film Posters Re-Imagined by Contemporary Illustrators

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Jimmy Turrel – Serpico

Little White Lies and colette have teamed up to celebrate this year’s Cannes Film Festival with a selection of iconic film posters re-imagined by contemporary illustrators.

Von – A Clockwork Orange

Paintings by Jenny Morgan

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Paintings by Jenny Morgan.

Text works by Lee Jung

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Text works by Lee Jung.

Benjamin Evans Collage

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Benjamin Evans made this for his girlfriend.

Luminosity in the Dark Rift – Paintings by Doze Green

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“Luminosity in the Dark Rift”, paintings by Doze Green. The show appears in Jonathan Levine Gallery.


New work from Dave Kinsey

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New work from Dave Kinsey.ork by Dave Kinsey.

Geometric Paintings by Vancouver Artist Jeff Depner

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Paintings by Jeff Depner. Vancouver.

MP3 – Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti + Dam-Funk : Baby

Ariel Pink and Dām-Funk cover the slow jam lost classic “Baby” by  Donnie and Joe Emerson.

Ariel says:

“‘Baby’ has been a staple on just about every playlist/mixtape I’ve assembled in the past 3 years. It is nothing short of sublime.”


The new Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti album – Mature Themes is out via 4AD – August 2o/21.

Video – Killer Mike + El-P : Big Beast

Warning: This video is not for the squeamish. A gruesome Point Break inspired video turned Tarantino-esc gore -fest  from Atlanta rapper Killer Mike + El-P for the track “Big Beast”. “Big Beast” is off Killer Mike and El-P’s recent collaborative album, R.A.P. Music. 

Mix – Nico Jaar BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix

Electronic musician / owner and founder of  Clown & Sunset label and art house – Nico Jaar has curated an eclectic but amazing 2-hour mix for BBC Radio 1. The playlist features an adventurous mix of Jay-Z, Aphex Twin, Marvin Gaye, Just FriendsMy Girl and Me*NSYNC, a number of Jaar-related tracks and edits, and tons more tracks.

Nicolas Jaar :: BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix

01. Nicolas Jaar & Maceo Plex – Gravy Train (Nicolas Jaar Remix) [Get Physical Music]

02. Nicolas Jaar – Space Is Only Noise [Clown & Sunset]
03. Laxx & Farkas – Creature
04. Nicolas Jaar – Don’t Break My Love [Clown & Sunset]

05. Angelo Badalamenti – Conversation On Twin Peaks [Warner Bros]
06. The Brothers Four – Greenfields [Columbia]
07. Jay-Z – My First Song (Acapella) [Roc-A- Fella]
08. Jonny Greenwood – There Will Be Blood [NONESUCH]
09. Los Ángeles Negros – Tu Y Tu Mirar… Yo Y Mi Cancion [Harmless]
10. LaShun Pace – It’s Me Oh Lord (Acapella Praise) [Shanachie]
11. Jonny Greenwood – Open Spaces [NONESUCH]
12. Pearson Sound – Footloose [Pearson Sound]
13. The Electric Prunes – Holy Are You (There Is No God Edit) [Reprise]
14. Aphex Twin – Ziggomatic 17 [WARP]
15. Keith Jarrett – Tokyo, November 14 (Encore) [ECM Records]
16. My Girl And Me – Always Back To You (feat. Lorraine) [Unknown]
17. Vera November – Last Night Together (You’re Coming Back Edit) [Rough Trade]
18. Nikita Quasim – L’amour L’après Midi [Clown and Sunset]
19. Nikita Quasim – The Way I Felt Today [Clown and Sunset]
20. Feist – Caught A Long Wind [Polydor]
21. Shigeru Umebayashi – Yumeji’s Theme (In The Mood For Love) [In The Mood For Love OST, Higher Octave OmTown]
22. *NSYNC – It Makes Me Ill (Edit) [JIVE]
23. Unknown – Unknown
24. Charles Mingus – Myself When I’m Real [IMPULSE]
25. Bill Callahan – America! [DRAG CITY]
26. The Field – The Little Heart Beats So Fast [Kompakt]
27. Sneaky Sound System – Always By Your Side (Nicolas Jaar Remix) [Modular]
28. Just Friends – Avalanche [Unknown]
29. Pavla + Noura – Don’t Owe Me A Thing [The Prism, Clown and Sunset]
30. Acid Pauli – La Voz Tan Tierna [Clown and Sunset]
31. Igor Wakhevitch – Taddy’s Dream: Ramallah’s Road [Pathé Marconi EMI]
32. Nikita Quasim – Derridu [Unknown]
33. Beyoncé Knowles – 1+1 [Columbia]
34. Anouar Brahem – Vague / E La Nave Va [ECM]
35. Rio Grande – Let’s Groove (Tonight Edit) [Unknown]
36. Gonzales – Manifesto [Sunnyside]
37. The Grass Roots – Let’s Live For Today (Learn To Live Edit) [Dunhill]
38. Marvin Gaye – Inner City Blues (Sk Edit) [TAMLA]
39. Man Friday – Real Love (The Paradise Garage Mix) (feat. Larry Levan) [Nite Grooves]
40. DJ Slugo – What That Do [Subterranean Playhouse]
41. Ricardo Villalobos – What You Say Is More Than I Can Say [Playhouse]
42. Untitled – Untitled [Unknown]
43. Nicolas Jaar – The Student [Wolf & Lamb]

Video – Drunksouls: Human Race

Indie-reggae band Drunksouls have released a new music video for “Human Race”, made with breathtaking footage from the multi-award winning documentary “I Believe I Can Fly“. The film was directed by Sébastien Montaz-Rosset and based on the Skyliners, a team of French adventurers who specialize in highline  tightrope walking, basejumping, and mountaineering. It won the Jury’s  award at the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival.

Want to watch the entire original film? – Click HERE to download the film (720p HD) for 4.90€ below, or make a donation via the link.

Listen to the full album below:

Album Stream – EndAnd: Adventures of Fi in Space

Brooklyn indie rock/punk trio EndAnd have announced the release of  Adventures of Fi in Space, a summation of two EP’s showcasing both polished studio and DIY recordings. The band’s unusually gritty sound has earned them comparisons to acts like Cloud Nothings and Helmet.


Video – Washed Out : Lazuli

Allen Cordell directs this new Beach House video for the single “Lazuli” , off of their 4th album – Bloom.

MP3 – Starfawn : Greenlight (TEEEL Remix)

Listen to this dark disco remix of Starfawn’s “Greenlight” from dreamwave synthpop robot TEEEL.

MP3- Starfawn : Greenlight (TEEEL Remix) 

MP3 – A Place to Bury Strangers : And I’m Up

A Place To Bury Strangers have premiered the second single off their new album, Worship. The song is “And I’m Up” and is available at Consequence of Sound today. On “And I’m Up,” Strangers apply their fuzzy filter to a song the grows out of a more straightforward pop sensibility. It’s something singer Oliver Ackermann calls “that classic 50’s vibe our parents grew up loving oh so much and then cramming down our throats through subliminal early life listening.”