Hi-Store Takeover

Hi-store, Hastings We’ve been meaning to do a blogpost about the weekend we took over Hi-Store for a while now, so here it is at last! Hi-Store is a great little shop in Hastings, East Sussex run by Ali and Nina of Hastings Illustration Festival; […]

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Music Video Friday: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard with Mild High Club

We’ve posted about King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard and Mild High Club individually before, so imagine how pleased we were when we found out they made an album together! It might have been a bit easier on everyone’s typing fingers if they’d combined their […]

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Illustration We Love: Akvile Magicdust

Hello everybody, here’s Akvile Magicdust! Akvile is a Lithuanian illustrator and artist, currently based in Vilnius. She loves skating, glitter, tigers and the colours pink and blue. We love the surreal and funny comics she draws for Vice magazine, her mystical paintings and the fact […]

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Music Video Friday: Tom Williams – Get High

Here’s a most excellent music video by a couple of people we met while we were doing our pop-up shop at Hi-Store in Hastings: Tom Williams (singer/songwriter) and Benjamin Phillips (artist/illustrator). Tom popped in for a coffee with his cute little dog and Benjamin made some brilliant […]

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Music Video Friday: End of the Road Special

We took a trip down to Larmer Tree Gardens for End of the Road Festival last weekend for a dose of sun, rain, booze and a tonne of live music. Here are some of our favourite music videos by the best acts of the weekend, […]

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Music Video Friday: Ariel Pink – Feels Like Heaven

Woo Ariel Pink is back with some more dreamy music and a new haircut! In this video we travel back in time to the future where Ariel lounges around on his bed in the clouds texting a mystery woman. We love the 1980s VHS-ness of […]

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Illustration We Love: Sonny Ross

Sonny Ross is a freelance illustrator and author based in Manchester, UK. We discovered his work on instagram and particularly enjoy his colour palette, loose sketchy lines and ladder obsession. We got chatting recently with him and he kindly agreed to answer some interview questions […]

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Music Video Friday: Syd Barrett – Effervescing Elephant

Character designer Yoann Hervo has made a wonderful animation to accompany Syd Barrett’s short but very sweet song “Effervescing Elephant”. Yoann made it in his spare time with some help from Hugo Moreno, Eddy and other animators (see credits for full list). We love the golden […]

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Music Video Friday: Mr Jukes – Grant Green

This song by Mr Jukes and featuring Charles Bradley is one that we weren’t that into at first but has slowly but surely grown on us thanks largely to BBC 6 Music. The video is right up our street – all crazy characters and super slick animation by […]

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Illustration We Love: Olga Capdevila

Introducing super fun Barcelona-based artist, illustrator, animator and arch procrastinator Olga Capdevila. We came across her work on Pinterest – we saw the cover of her book La gota moja a la gata maja and had to have a closer look. We weren’t disappointed when we had a […]

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