Archive for the 'Music' Category

U900

Friday, February 12th, 2010

FIo and I are absolutely in love with this japanese duo … I better learn some ukulele now! More videos here.

The Beatles – RockBand trailer

Monday, June 1st, 2009

This fantastic trailer for the upcoming videogame made by Passion Pictures just knocked my socks off!!! Amazing!!! Our uber talented friend Robert Valley surely worked on this, his style is all over it.

White Gold

Monday, October 13th, 2008

This is some funny stuff! The couple of videos are hilarious and the White Gold website is milkatastical. The Got Milk campaign is always so creative, great job. Remember the awesome Get the Glass animated online board game? Great stuff.

Ignatz awards

Sunday, October 5th, 2008

I was rooting for Jillian Tamaki in this year’s Ignatz awards. So I was so happy to see Skim by Jillian and her cousin Mariko Tamaki winning the Outstanding Graphic Novel category. Winners were announced at the Small Press Expo this weekend, full list here. Previously on this blog:Skim and Jillian’s Totoro Forest piece.

Pandora

Sunday, August 17th, 2008

Have you tried Pandora? The Music Genome Project internet radio? It’s a little limited in the scope, I wish they could start adding some international music on it, but it still really works wonderfully. I was in a slow and quiet mood last tonight and there’s this Tom Waits song I absolutely love: “Take it [...]

New Cornelius video

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

Love this video for Cornelius‘ Omstart. I’ve had the luck of seeing him live at Bimbos 365 a year ago or so for his Synchronized Sensuous Tour and it was a blast. Videos play a huge part of his live performances. link via jeansnow

Doodle all year

Monday, May 26th, 2008

Just bought this wonderful book by Taro Gomi, who if you didn’t already know happens to be the man behind Mozzarella the monkey. Yep he designed her. I just absolutely love these simple and charming drawings. He’s really channeling the little kid in himself, something we should all do more often with our drawing: just [...]

Ponyo image album

Thursday, March 13th, 2008

I received a couple of days ago the “Gake no ue no Ponyo” image album (which is a sort of “pre-soundtrack” usually Studio Ghibli releases for their upcoming movies) and I must say I love the music Hisaishi Joe has started composing for this movie. It’s been a pleasure to listen to it with my [...]

animating E

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

If you’ve read the Venice Chronicles (specifically around these couple of pages) you’ve probably seen this animation I did for my wife’s birthday a couple of years back. You might have seen also this little silly bit I did a while back. Ah the things one does for love. Well, I did an another one [...]

Okinawan music

Wednesday, September 5th, 2007

I am really loving this music mix mostly from Okinawa that the artist duo Kozyndan have posted on their blog. Wonderful feel to these tunes.