Listen To The Most Relaxing Song Ever Made

Marconi Union

A Manchester band by the name of Marconi Union, have, in collaboration with the British Academy Of Sound Therapy, created a song that has been called the most relaxing song ever made. The track entitled ‘Weightless’, is just over eight minutes in length and features guitar, piano and manipulated field recordings. It is punctuated throughout… Read more »

Designing 007 – Celebrating 50 Years Of James Bond Style

The Barbican is celebrating 50 years of James Bond style with a unique exhibition showcasing the inside story of the design and style of the world’s most influential and iconic movie brand. The release of this years Skyfall comes 50 years after 1962’s Dr. No, and to mark the occasion EON Productions are allowing unprecedented… Read more »

Musical Interlude #6

Musical Interlude #6

This weeks Musical Interlude features a Vimeo Award winning music video by Manchester Orchestra, a new single and album by Cat Power, a Metronomy music video and a Calvin Harris Remix. There’s also a piano performance in ‘Pianovision’ and the new album from Hot Chip. Simple Math by Manchester Orchestra Ruin by Cat Power (‘Sun’… Read more »

Video Inspiration #10

Video Inspiration #10

In this edition of Video Inspiration we feature a man dancing his way around the world, a Vimeo Award winning look at the person behind the lens, Microsoft’s vision of the future of productivity, the emotive Passing Through, a short film about a mysterious Chef and time-lapse footage of the night sky. Where The Hell… Read more »

Ricky Gervais And Karl Pilkington Play Mr And Mrs

ShortList Magazine has filmed an exclusive interview with comics Ricky Gervais and Karl Pilkington in which they play the game ‘Mr and Mrs’. Mr and Mrs is a television show that originated in Canada in 1963 and tested couples’ knowledge of one another. With Karl now a celebrity in his own right thanks to the… Read more »

Motion Graphics By Jurjen Versteeg

Jurjen Versteeg is a Dutch creative designer and a graduate from the Willem De Kooning Academy, based in Rotterdam and designing under the name Synple. His work focuses on motion graphic design, animation and visual effects for film, television and web, with his main interest being in title sequence design. Into The Wild Title Sequence… Read more »

Musical Interlude #5

Musical Interlude #5

It’s that time again for another Musical Interlude. This edition features new music videos from Scissor Sisters, Woodkid, Be Brave Benjamin and I Like Trains, as well as a years worth of photo’s condensed into the arc of a single day in ‘Paradise’. The album recommendation comes from Regina Spektor’s recently released What We Saw… Read more »

Wesley Sneijder Wonder Goal

You just have to see this amazing goal scored by Wesley Sneijder in a Dutch training session today. The Netherlands lost their opening group game against underdogs Denmark on Saturday but Wesley Sneijder stood out for the Oranje despite being on the losing side. It’s just a shame that this goal wasn’t scored in a… Read more »