Monday, 30 May 2011

Scotland in the 80s

A massively underrated song by one of Scotland's finest Simple Minds.
Can't claim to be a fan of Jim and co post 80s but this song is an amazing underrated gem.
And what a video. Jim's trousers alone deserve high praise!

Wednesday, 4 May 2011

Video Portraits no. 1

Video Portrait 1 - Kev Soar from danny sangra on Vimeo.

Number one in an ongoing series of video portraits. Created by the genius and all-round-lovely-lovely-man Danny Sangra
These video portraits will culminate in a very beautiful exhibition in the near future.

The sound for all of these films is created by music magician Matt Waites

World turned dayglo

"Some people think little girls should be seen and not heard..” Poly Styrene was the iconic lead singer of punk band, X-Ray Spex - a breath of fresh air in an oversubscribed genre. Poly sang about the plastic nature of consumerism with her seemingly untamed voice which she would distort to emit a rather frightening scream. Now she is back with new album, ‘Generation Indigo’…