Tag: Music

Friday Links

+ My friend Andy Luce is a brilliant painter & calligrapher and he’s got new work on display tonight at the COOP. + A darn thorough list of tax deductions for freelancers. + The 99% does us all another awesome favor with this mixtape, designed to have just enough bounce for maximum creativity. + 10… Read more »

Friday Links, on Monday

Barn by Maya Hayuk, via her flickr + I’ve been clicking around on the Times’ Costa Rica travel guide a lot this week. Man, researching for vacations (first real one we’ve taken in three years) might be one of the most fun things ever. There’s just so many exciting options! Where did you stay? What… Read more »

Music Monday – Eyedea

It was a particular shock yesterday to hear reports of Minneapolis MC Eyedea’s death of unknown causes at only 28 years old; it’s a devastating blow to the MN Hip-Hop scene and the genre as a whole. Aside from attending a couple of his shows over the years, I’ll remember Eyedea as the starry-eyed talent… Read more »

Design Harvest

Let me backup for a second. In the past two weeks, I’ve been to two out of town weddings, a two day conference, gave a lecture at Columbia College Chicago, letterpressed 200 business cards and assembled 75 wedding programs (also letterpress) AND I’m also helping organize Post 27’s street festival that’s happening this weekend, October… Read more »

The Wilderness Downtown

Written and directed by Chris Milk, The Wilderness Downtown is an stunning interactive collaboration between Google Maps, Chrome, HTML 5 and Arcade Fire. It’s the best example of a viral campaign I’ve ever seen. So, so stinking gorgeous. Crank up your speakers and prepare to be wowed as the internet does things you’ve never seen… Read more »