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laura marling: new romantic way.

December 29th, 2010 · Comments Off on laura marling: new romantic way.

Ms. Marling has had me both swooning and sobbing for weeks over this song and I think it’s about time I spread the sentiment.  You’d better have  a hankie handy before pressing play.  And if you happen to dig this young British prize, I suggest you check out her new album, “I Speak Because I […]

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i want the world to stop: belle and sebastian.

October 19th, 2010 · Comments Off on i want the world to stop: belle and sebastian.

On Friday evening, our friend Andrew took us to see Belle and Sebastian at The Wang Theatre in Boston. It was his wedding present to us, and it was magical from the moment we stepped foot inside the gilded vestibule. Belle and Sebastian sounded every bit as crisp and clear as they do on their […]

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something in the water

October 18th, 2010 · Comments Off on something in the water

Lovin’ Brooke Fraser’s new video. Click to watch!

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Hipsters Do Good Deeds

August 17th, 2010 · Comments Off on Hipsters Do Good Deeds

In collaboration with DailyCandy, Target recently introduced their Red Hot Shop, which is a monthly dose of off beat, unique and functional products for child, adult and home. I love this Indie Rock Coloring Book from Target’s Red Hot Shop. Montreal based Yellow Bird Project created this coloring book with illustrations and activities from artist […]

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take me “home” edward sharpe!

July 22nd, 2010 · 2 Comments

I swear, I could listen to “Home” by Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros on repeat for HOURS! It’s just such an optimistic, feel good tune . . . oh, and the video ain’t too shabby either!! Seriously though if you aren’t bopping around or humming along to this tune, you should probably check your […]

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bear it all.

July 16th, 2010 · Comments Off on bear it all.

Check out the Willie Brown Bears performing with Maps & Atlases here! -Erin

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2000 watercolor paintings went into animating this video . . .

June 10th, 2010 · Comments Off on 2000 watercolor paintings went into animating this video . . .

Go ahead, say it — WOW! The new Breakbot video for “Baby I’m Yours” is composed of approximately 2,000 watercolor paintings. It was directed — rather handmade — by Irina Dakeva from WIZZ.

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the hi-fi by yes studio.

January 15th, 2010 · 2 Comments

YES is a London-based art studio with a unique approach toward typography and image making. These hand-printed serigraphs are from a series of original artwork created for the now defunct British band The Stands. If you’re interested, they’re still available for purchase through the Web site.

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zikmu by philippe starck.

January 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment

If you love music, then you know how important creating the ultimate listening experience can be. And most likely, you’re willing to go to the ends of the earth to achieve the ultimate sound. If you fall into this category (I believe the experts call these people audiophiles) then you’ll love the Zikmu speakers from […]

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chad vangaalen.

July 1st, 2009 · 1 Comment

If you’re a fan of Sufjan Stevens, chances are you’ll enjoy Chad VanGaalaen. The Calgary-based musician got his start in music as a busker and went on to be signed by Flemish Eye and Sub Pop. You should definitely listen to “Whisper Tree” — my favorite from his most recent record — in which he’s […]

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