Contact iPhone RSS Subscribe Bloggers Home
You are currently browsing posts tagged ‘sonic youth’

Overpainted—not overrated.

Share This Post

October 14th, 2009

richter 585x397 Overpainted—not overrated.

Gerhard Richter is a well-regarded German painter—perhaps best known for Sonic Youth‘s use of one of his paintings as the cover for Daydream Nation—who has been using photographs as guide material for years. But it was only recently that he noticed the interesting effect of paint dribbled onto the photos themselves. He ran with it, and the results are impressive indeed. [ Continue Reading ]

that’s the spirit!

Share This Post

August 10th, 2009

the duke spirit 585x388 thats the spirit!

You’ve probably heard of the Duke Spirit by now- you might’ve even heard comparisons to Jefferson Airplane, Fleetwood Mac, Sonic Youth, etc. (what a combo!) They’re definitely on the rise right now, being all over every late night show there is and playing chic fashion industry parties- but I didn’t really see what the big deal was until I found this super 8 film made for their song “souvenir”. [ Continue Reading ]