There’s a bit of a race on in our band to see who can find these California Era 45 Vansfirst. Yeah, we’re talking soft leather uppers, contrasting leather too. Brass eyelets, leather laces, the works.
In 1995 Hans Van Der Meer set out to create a different sort of sports photography book going away from the cliched traditions of glossy pictures of massive stars and instead concentrated his efforts on capturing football in its most original form. He travelled the world shooting pictures of the most interesting amateur football pitches he could find and it makes for something really quite interesting. Definitely worth a look at if you’re interested in football or pictures of grass.
Crack Magazine is a monthly arts and music magazine based in Bristol and distributing in Cardiff and London. It gives a good insight into the art, music and fashion side of Bristol with interviews with local artists as well as worldwide ones. They also put on some pretty great shows in Bristol and London that you should try and get along to. < a href="https://twitter.com/CrackMagazine" target="_blank">Follow them on Twitter to stay up to date.
It looks like it’s going to be a big year for Haim. The LA girl group recently posted a video of them covering one of my favourite Simon & Garfunkel songs, Hazy Shade of Winter, at a karaoke bar. It’s pretty rad and, yes, Danielle is a total babe.
In a world where pretty much all music is listened to in a digital context, it’s nice to have something physical. Getting your favourite albums on vinyl and actually listening to them in their entirety is something that is often overlooked nowadays. With this turntable you get great sound quality and it also looks pretty [...]
Here’s the video for our single, Oceans. We shot it in mid-December and it was pretty cold to say the least. The video was directed by Duncan Roe and shot on an Arri Alexa camera which makes for some stunning visuals. It’s the first single from our four track EP, Paradise, which comes out in [...]