Love is real. How do we know? Because The Preatures lead singer Isabella Manfredi and guitarist Jack Moffitt were rubbing it right in our adoring faces last night at their Sydney Opera House show.
With Bruce Lee adorned to the drummer’s kit, Morrissey closed the set with ‘Every Day Is Like Sunday’, and the crowd left the Opera House with the body of Christ in their bellies; euphoric and reborn. Kidding! All of the audience were vegan. They all left hungry.
Ramón Navarro is as passionate about surfing big waves and saving the planet, starting with his hometown of Punta de Lobos, on the Chilean Coast. Chris Malloy directs this thirty-minute short that teaches you in half an hour than most teachers I had taught me in half a decade.
In Issue #35 we featured Karl Bushy’s quest to walk around the world. It was a good story then, and it still holds up today. Read it here.
Jay Davies and shallow and 3-minutes of pure reckless abandon.
A father figure and cult leader who trains child assassins.
Did you even know that they dump sand on the roads in New England? Well, they do. And it fucking sucks. You can see it piled up all around the landing of Brian “Dutchmaster” Delaney’s ender in his most recent DQM edit, which is not-even-arguably the chillest backside tailslide in history.
The annual Vivid Festival kicked off in Sydney last night, with the entire city lighting up for the fortnight long festival of lights, art and music. The centrepiece of the two week festival is the annual Music at the House program curated by Sydney Opera House: Vivid LIVE. The opening night saw Detroit native and folk lord–Sufjan Stevens, as well as British electronic bass maximalist–Squarepusher take the stage.
The Vans video was great, aesthetically beautiful, and I’m sure you all enjoyed it. Here’s its opposite. Thrown together, fun, filmed horribly by the team manager, with just as stacked and varied of a squad as the current Vans roster.
Last year MT WARNING released his debut album Midnight Set, packed his bags and hit the road, playing shows and waking up to hangovers around the world. Since then he’s been keeping fewer appearances and clocking substantial time in his Byron Bay garage
If there’s anyone who can speak to the concept of mortality and its ominous, looming weight, it’s the brothers Loveless. Watch their new video here.
The point is, we’re all in this together – for richer or poorer. So instead of being narcissistic, inconsiderate, selfish pricks, let’s take a little effort to make the lives of people around us a little easier.
Have you ever walked into a bathroom and thought, ‘I want to watch a goldfish die?’ Phobophobes have. The South London band just dropped the video to their single, ‘Advertise Your Life’, and it’s a trip. Watch it here.
Iron & Resin is one of our favorite shops in Southern California. Carefully curated to stock only the finest in clothing, boards, bikes, helmets, and all kinds of fine accessories.
Last night ol’ mate Bill downed a bunch of vodka on Letterman’s last show, then drank a bottle of Rosé at dinner, and then showed up unannounced to MSNBC where he fell off his chair.
San Francisco synth gods Painted Palms have just released their new track, ‘Gemini’, and it’s way more consistent and decisive than your ex of the same star sign.
We dropped by Ozzie Wright’s studio earlier this week to see what he’ll be showing in his upcoming exhibition, Do Yoga, Throw Bricks at Cops at MMPG in Sydney.
Stanley Donwood is the artist responsible for every Radiohead album cover you’ve ever laid your eyes on, from OK Computer to In Rainbows, and all those explosions of type and colour in between. He took some time out from installing his upcoming retrospective in Sydney to tell the stories behind the covers, and what it’s like to work with a band like Radiohead.
Colin Sussingham has been on the scene for years shooting photos. Here he gives the backstory to some of his best images, featuring Andrew Wilson, Jed Anderson and Max Palmer.
You know that can of Saint Archer beer you have in your hands? There’s a story behind it, and it’s a real good yarn. We’d explain it all to you in words, but you have the attention span of a goldfish, so we’ll this video do all the talking.