Monday, July 25, 2011

Kanye West & Jay-Z: Watch The Throne Documentary

Brilliant mini documentary featuring behind the scenes footage of Jay-Z and Kanye West making "Watch the Throne". Features unseen clips of Jay and Kanye in their element. Pretty dope. Looks official. Looks like Watch The Throne is dropping August 1st for digital download and August 5th for physical copies. Photography by Mike Waxx & Mike Carson. Directed by Robert Lopuski. Shout to to the good people at for this one.

Celebrity Cassette Tape Portraits

Erika Iris Simmons uses old cassette tapes to create incredibly artistic celebrity portraits. She has blended the concerns and methods of conceptual art with craft-making and popular culture to create her own installations using icons such as The Beatles, Bob Marley, Kurt Cobain, Jimi Hendrix, Madonna, Bob Dylan and Debbie Harry of Blondie. Pretty dope. You can check out more works from Erika Iris Simons here.

New Music From Cherokee

Cherokee is a French electronic group. Launched in 2011 by Terence and Dorian, the duo heads for a House sound recalling the French electronic productions of the late 90's. Their sound is real groovy and laid back. Perfect to get the party started. I'm really digging their sound. You can get more music updates, originals and remixes from Cherokee on Twitter and SoundCloud. Enjoy.

::Listen/Download Take Care Of You - Cherokee::::

::Listen/Download Mambo Jet - Cherokee::::

Friday, July 22, 2011

CC House

The two volume CC House is located on the top hill of Playa Misterio, a gated beach community just south of Lima, Peru. One cube built with exposed concrete comes from the earth while the second one is made from glass and appears to be "floating" on the site. Alongside is a great concrete/glass swimming pool. The concrete block houses the social area of the dwelling in its lower levels and the master bedroom at the top. Also the soft look of the glass brings in a light and shadow effects during different hours of the day. Architecture by Longhi Architects.

Hip Hop Fridays

New Music from Common featuring Nas. I'm really feeling this one. Bumping in your car type shit. Shoutout to my good peoples at for this one. Enjoy.

::Listen/Download Ghetto Dreams (feat. Nas) - Common::::


Snorkeling is a great way to have endless fun while staying cool. Make sure to you join the festivities this Summer.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011


This is an experimental film made up of over 35,000 photographs. It combines an innovative mix of stop motion and live mapping techniques. Music by Fedaden. Directed by Xavier Chassaing.

Anamorphic Typography

It's not a text sticker on a glass wall, nor a text added in Photoshop. London-based graphic designer Joseph Egan together with his colleagues from Chelsea College of Art & Design created eye deceiving typography using a projection called Anamorphosis. This is very cool art. Very creative. You can check out more works from Joseph Egan here.

New Music From Ayesroc

NYC producer Ayesroc comes out with two new bangers for the masses. One is actually for The Burn Studios Sasha Remix Competition. The winning producer will be flown to Ibiza and have the opportunity to collaborate with Sasha on a release for his new label Last Night On Earth. Ayesroc's remix holds true to what the competition is calling for. Both tracks have an afterhours feel with a great sound. Very well mixed. Make sure to click the link and LIKE to VOTE. You can check out more music updates, originals and remixes from Ayesroc on Twitter and SoundCloud. Don't forget to vote! Enjoy.

::Listen/Download Cut Me Down (Ayesroc Remix) - Sasha::::

::Listen/Download Selecta - Ayesroc::::

Thursday, July 14, 2011

The Works Of Matthew M. Laskowski

Matthew M. Laskowski is a professional illustrator and conceptual designer based out in Boston, Massachusetts. His style has a digital detail to it, while giving his work a character of human emotion. Currently he is working on an online graphic novel called "SYNTHESIS", which is expected to be released later this year. You can check out more projects and info on Matthew M. Laskowski here.

The B-99 House

Located in Gurgaon, India, the house creates an exemplar of fusion between the traditional and modern values of architecture. As a result, the architectural integrates the principles of modernism with traditional response to the particular climate of its surroundings. The house also applies the green strategies to make the house sustainable. Architecture and design by DADA & Partners.