Archive for the ‘Music I’m listening to…’ category

Music I’m listening to… Walk

June 28, 2011

Walk— Foo Fighters

“I’m learning to walk again, I believe I’ve waited long enough. Where do I begin? I’m learning to talk again. Can’t you see I’ve waited long enough Where do I begin?”

Music I’m listening to… My Body

April 10, 2011

My Body — Young the Giant

“Hey, is it my fault that the fallen embers burn down in a spiral, Round your crown of thieves”

A sexy song and beautiful type design

January 25, 2011

The sublime type foundry House Industries has a new video that’s a visual treat. You’ll see many of the fine fonts, books, posters and other products by their designers. There are scenes of the designers in action. All the visuals are timed to the catchy, slightly 1960s sounding Polite Dance Song by the duo of Inara George and Greg Kurstin — better known as The Bird and the Bee. Kurstin, is a music producer and keyboardist that has worked with Lily Allen, Barenaked Ladies, The Flaming Lips and Beck.

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Music I’m listening to… “Getting Higher”

October 14, 2010

Getting Higher — Paper Tongues

“Get higher, and higher, and higher
When my back’s against the wall
You’re the hand that breaks my fall”

Music I’m listening to… “Magpie To The Morning”

September 19, 2010

"Magpie To The Morning" (ArtStudio & Photoshop)

Magpie To The Morning
— Neko Case

“Magpie comes a calling, drops a marble from the sky
Tin roof sounds alarming, wake up child
“Let this be a warning” says the magpie to the morning, “Don’t let this fading summer pass you by””

Music I’m listening to… “Deadline”

August 4, 2010

DeadlineChristopher Ave

“Here I sit, I’m waiting again
I can’t quit until you hit “send”
Taking your time to polish all your phrases
Never you mind if I make some changes ”

Music I’m listening to… “Sweet Talk, Sweet Talk”

June 30, 2010

Sweet Talk, Sweet Talk — The New Pornographers

“A mistake on the part of nature, you are a tall glass, a blast from the past
Where things were simpler then…
You ask exactly when? ”

Crash Years — The New Pornographers

“You got those old eternity blues, eternity blues
Your fingers raised, you’re looking for the word
What you want is accident, another drag, spectacular view
What you can lose… ”