Musical Interlude #8

Musical Interlude #8

In Musical Interlude number eight, we have new music videos from Ellie Goulding, Passion Pit and Sigur Rós, as well as an animated video from Fitzroy North and a short stop-motion musical film created by Andreas Kaufmann. The album recommendation is new mix compilation ‘DJ-Kicks’ by Digitalism. Hanging On by Ellie Goulding (w/ Tinie Tempah)… Read more »

Watch The Beat 2012 Olympics Documentary

Coca-Cola have commissioned an anthem for the London 2012 Olympics from award-winning DJ and producer Mark Ronson. Ronson created the theme song by recording the sounds made by five olympic athletes and their respective sports, as well as the vocals of Katy B. This hour-long documentary looks behind the scenes at the making of the… Read more »

Video Inspiration #11

Video Inspiration #11

In this eleventh instalment of Video Inspiration you can see a stop-motion sketch based on Ernest Hemingway’s ‘The Old Man And The Sea’, some fun with a frame and photography in Hawaii, a skateboarding shadow, men reminiscing past lives, love and loss, and some iPod based magic. The Old Man And The Sea by Marcel… Read more »

Musical Interlude #7

Musical Interlude #7

This seventh instalment of Musical Interlude features music videos from Ben Howard and Active Child, as well as two Inspirational videos set to great Music, and an experimental exhibition with musical jelly. The Album recommendation comes from Danish drummer and beatmaker Tomas Barfod and his new LP Salton Sea. The Fear by Ben Howard Asia… Read more »

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 »