Category: Features

Monks Of Mellonwah Announce Mini US Tour, Award Nomination And New Full-Length Album

Australian alternative rock group Monks of Mellonwah have announced that they will be travelling to the USA for a 2nd time to perform at the 2012 Los Angeles Music Awards (where the band has received 3 award nominations including ‘Best International Artist’), tour the California and New York regions, including a show at the iconic… Read more »

Musical Interlude #11

Musical Interlude #11

Welcome back to Musical Interlude, a regular instalment of the hottest music videos the Internet has to offer. In number eleven Jay-Z and Kanye West are back and this time they are taking over Paris, as well as new “joints” from Skrillex and Damien Marley, Boys Noize, Dialect And Despair, and an animated Re:Raw track…. Read more »

Photography Inspiration #1

Photography Inspiration #1

It’s time for another new feature, this time for Photography Inspiration. This will be a regular weekly-ish post where I select some of the best photographs from around the web that have been taken recently. It will include Landscape, Portrait, Black And White and HDR photography as well as everything in-between.

Musical Interlude #10

Musical Interlude #10

This tenth instalment in the Musical Interlude series features Ben Howard and friends playing atop a lighthouse, new Knife Party and Obraz music videos, Hans Zimmer talking about the music and sounds from The Dark Knight Rises movie and a live cover of Wheatus’ Teenage Dirtbag by The Ukelele Orchestra of Great Britain. The album… Read more »

Video Inspiration #12

Video Inspiration #12

In this twelfth instalment of Video Inspiration, watch a visual case study on aspects of life in the borough of Brooklyn, a dancer combining performance with graphic effects, a behind the scenes look at a small hand-made skateboard business, a time-lapse of skies over Melbourne, an animated Graduation project and autistic savant Stephen Wiltshire drawing… Read more »

Musical Interlude #9

Musical Interlude #9

In this ninth instalment of Musical Interlude we have music videos from Porter Robinson, Fiorious and YUS, as well as a tour vlog from Skrillex, and a video preview of Eddie Vedder’s Ukelele Songs album. The album recommendation is the soundtrack to the spectacular London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony entitled Isles Of Wonder, featuring the… Read more »

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 »

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 »