Artist Daniel Arsham Directs New Short Film Video For Usher’s “Chains”

February 4, 2016  |  Film, Music  |  No Comments

Continuing his foray into film, multimedia artist Daniel Arsham, in conjunction with partners, cinematographer/director Ben Louis Nicholas and producer Courtney Andrialis under their Film The Future production banner, has directed the provocative new video for Usher’s track Chains. Inspired by the current racial tensions and inner city police violence against Read More

Rock of Ages | Os Gemeos Memorialize David Bowie With Ziggy Stardust Mural

January 25, 2016  |  Culture, Music, Streets  |  No Comments

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Brazilian B-Boy wonder twins Os Gemeos (Otavio & Gustavo Pandolfo) took to the streets of Brasil recently to memorialize fallen rock icon David Bowie in their inimitable style. We gotta believe somewhere in Read More

Rock of Ages | David Bowie RIP

January 11, 2016  |  Culture, Music  |  Comments Off on Rock of Ages | David Bowie RIP

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Sad to hear that art rock icon and performance artist David Bowie—who singlehandedly proved that the only constant in life is change—died of cancer in NYC last nite,  just two days after his 69th birthday and the release of his Read More

SOUND + VISION | TOM SACHS “BOOMBOX RETROSPECTIVE” AT THE CONTEMPORARY AUSTIN

March 18, 2015  |  art, Music  |  Comments Off on SOUND + VISION | TOM SACHS “BOOMBOX RETROSPECTIVE” AT THE CONTEMPORARY AUSTIN

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Perfectly-timed to coincide with this month’s SXSW festival, Supertouch buddy Tom Sachs‘ current show Boombox Retrospective at The Contemporary Austin, is a powerhouse tribute to the artist’s mad genius and inimitable vision. While it can be argued that the persona of an artist should be separate from an interpretation of the Read More

MUSIC | INTERPOL ROCK THE MET’S TEMPLE OF DENDUR, NYC

September 8, 2014  |  art, Music  |  Comments Off on MUSIC | INTERPOL ROCK THE MET’S TEMPLE OF DENDUR, NYC

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Interpol took art rock back to the stone age last week when the band rocked the Metropolitan Museum of Art‘s ancient Temple of Dendur in celebration of their excellent new album, El Pintor, and the museum’s  new app that brings the museum’s collection into Read More

FILM | FLYING LOTUS’ “YOU’RE DEAD” PSYCHEDELIC FREAK OUT BY SHINTARO KAGO

August 26, 2014  |  Film, Music  |  Comments Off on FILM | FLYING LOTUS’ “YOU’RE DEAD” PSYCHEDELIC FREAK OUT BY SHINTARO KAGO

Enigmatic & brilliant multi-genre producer Flying Lotus will be dropping his forthcoming & much-anticipated album, You’re Dead, featuring collabs with artists like Herbie Hancock, Snoop Dogg, & Kendrick Lamar on October 7th. In the meantime, to hold his rabid fans over, the artist known in real life as Steven Ellison has released this amazing heavy psych freakout video featuring original Artwork by legendary Japanese artist Shintaro Kago & animated by Strangeloop. Let the tripping begin…

FIRST LOOK | DENNIS MORRIS’ “THE BOLLOCKS” AT KNOWN GALLERY, LA

August 14, 2014  |  art, Music  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | DENNIS MORRIS’ “THE BOLLOCKS” AT KNOWN GALLERY, LA

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If you’ve got a favorite photo of the Sex Pistols, there’s a good chance it’s by their former official photographer, Dennis Morris. There’s also a very good chance you can see it in person at Morris’ current show, The Bollocks, at Known Gallery in LA. Traveling with the punk boy band Read More

FIRST LOOK | “GIRL” CURATED BY PHARRELL WILLIAMS AT GALERIE EMMANUEL PERROTIN, PARIS

May 28, 2014  |  art, Music  |  Comments Off on FIRST LOOK | “GIRL” CURATED BY PHARRELL WILLIAMS AT GALERIE EMMANUEL PERROTIN, PARIS

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Continuing the push behind his new solo album of the same name, Pharrell opened his group art show GIRL at Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin in Paris last nite with a gala reception and onsite concert performance for the beautiful people of The City of Lights. Marking his debut as Read More

SOUND + VISION | PHARRELL’S ANIME VIDEO FOR HIS REMIX OF TAKASHI MURAKAMI’S “JELLYFISH EYES” THEME

May 15, 2014  |  Film, Music  |  Comments Off on SOUND + VISION | PHARRELL’S ANIME VIDEO FOR HIS REMIX OF TAKASHI MURAKAMI’S “JELLYFISH EYES” THEME

Longtime collaborators Pharrell & Japanese Pop Art god Takashi Murakami have teamed up once again for Skateboard P’s new remix of “Last Night, Good Night,” the theme song for Murakami’s recent Jellyfish Eyes animated film with a music video featuring virtual Japanese anime pop star Hatsune Miku. Read More

MUSIC | MIKE GIANT ILLUSTRATES “AEROSOL CAN” FOR PHARRELL & MAJOR LAZER

April 22, 2014  |  Music  |  Comments Off on MUSIC | MIKE GIANT ILLUSTRATES “AEROSOL CAN” FOR PHARRELL & MAJOR LAZER

Supertouch buddies Mike Giant & Pharrell come together for a perfect collab on the Major Lazer track “Aerosol Can”…