Most people look at the life of a musician and think it’s not conducive to the family man. I have met many musicians in my native town, Seattle, and all across the US that would beg to differ. Many musicians are family-people and even bring their families with them, like I do. One great find for the traveling family is the B.O.B. Stroller.
The video for this brilliant and tranquil song was directed by David Altobelli and is absolutely stunning. Just watch it. I did at least 30 times in a row one day.
Canvas and leather — you just can’t get any classier than that. Well, perhaps you can, but it sure makes jansport and timbuk2 look like Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne at a snowy owl preservation benefit. A friend of a friend of ours makes these beautifully crafted covers for whatever it is you might need [...]
Ok, so I’m developing a slight obsession over these motorized bicycles. I don’t know if it’s the economy factor (gas prices are killing us on the road), the style factor or the sheer novelty of them but I think they’re so cool and I’ve yet to obtain one. It will happen. We’ll have a gang [...]
I love this series of short clips by an artist named Etienne Cliquet. Although a bit repetitious and monotonous, the concept is brilliant. I’m fascinated with objects that are manipulated without electricity or modern mechanisms. They’re also very relaxing to watch for some reason. Paired with Hammock’s Breathturn, this video becomes a strange little vacation from stress.
As a child, I had an inexplicable fascination with knights and things of the medieval era. This project by Duncan and Kristen Jackson rekindles those childhood dreams and makes for an elegant home and fortress. Oh yeah, and the ocean view doesn’t hurt, either.