“They hate you if you’re clever and they despise a fool” – John Lennon, “Working Class Hero” At the beginning of 2014, I had the bright idea of trying to sell prints at a boot fair near my home in North London (‘boot fair’ reads as ‘flea market’ if you’re reading this outside the UK). As expected the day was pretty much a bust. People go to boot fairs to […]
Check out this amazing ‘Yeezus’ tour film compiled of fan footage from almost every stop on the Kanye West tour, seamlessly edited to make one cohesive film. Created by John Colandra, this feels like a possible, divergent future in filmmaking. With our penchant to constantly record and generate content from our mobile devices, crowdsourced, community-led movies become an inevitability. Such filmmaking presents a far more honest and authentic document – far […]
Was a bit deflated by the World Cup final, so to end Sunday on a higher note I threw together a quick rub of one of my all-time 90s slow-jam CLASSIC tunes. Mariah Carey’s ‘Can’t Let Go’. Just a quick sexy something for the summer. Listen/download here. Enjoy!
This poster for Jonathan Glazer’s forthcoming vampish science-fiction film ‘Under The Skin’ (starring a highly-praised Scarlett Johannsson) is probably my favourite film poster art of recent memory. Without sounding too arrogant it looks like something I would do – or perhaps like to do. It has that late 70s-early 80s sheen that informs so much of my visual iconography. Interestingly, in 2008 I had actually been working on a similar image – albeit not nearly […]