Cool Stuff

MIT Media Lab’s Disobedience Award

“The Media Lab Disobedience Award seeks to highlight effective, responsible, ethical disobedience across disciplines (scientific research, civil rights, freedom of speech, human rights, and the freedom to innovate, for example). Disobedience Award objectives are to […]

Music

They Called Him Zone – Only You

Found this catchy throwback tune and accompanying video in my inbox this morning. They Called Him Zone’s singer and producer – Mik Davis, in new to my ears. They Called Him Zone are currently working […]

Exhibitions

He Will Not Divide Us

In the ten minutes I have been watching the He Will Not Divide Us live feed, I’ve seen: A self-declared “16-year old fat Jew” and a “Palestinien” recite un unison “He Will Not Divide Us” […]

MP3s & Streams

Arcade Fire: I Give You Power

On the eve of Trump’s inauguration, Arcade Fire and Mavis Staples gift us with a new song: I Give You Power. The band’s Win Butler has been very vocal about his distaste for Trump. We […]

Photos

PIx: Kurt Vile at The Fillmore

I’d been waiting to catch Kurt Vile for at least four years. His touring schedule and my shooting schedule just never seemed to synch up. That is, until his show at The Fillmore in October. […]

Videos

Young Ejecta: Your Planet

Young Ejecta has shared a video to honor lost friend Josiah in the video for “Your Planet.” Perhaps I should warn you it’s NSFW. More importantly, I should warn you, it’s achingly crushing to watch. […]

MP3s & Streams

Partial Sum: Fractions EP

Sometimes you find some goodness in your inbox. Today was such a day. Fractions are a five-piece female-fronted synth pop band from the UK. The band features current and ex members of UK hardcore band […]

Photos

Pix: Die Antwoord at The Fillmore

When I got word back in February that Die Antwoord was going to play The Fillmore, I knew I had to be there. These white trash rappers from South Africa are nasty, loud, and fun. […]

Photos

Photos: Kishi Bashi at The Fillmore

What a fun surprise! I’d never heard of Kishi Bashi before this concert, but the kaleidoscope of colors and beautiful looping violins brought joy to all in attendance. Photographer Notes Camera: Nikon D4 Lenses: Nikon […]

Photos

Pix: Acoustic 4 A Cure

Sammy Hagar knows how to throw a party. He organized a pediatric cancer benefit ‘Acoustic 4 a Cure‘ in San Francisco at The Fillmore Thursday, May 15. Metallica frontman James Hetfield and Green Day‘s Billie […]