Here’s the first edition of Stuff we done – a cultural round-up of things we’ve been watching, listening to and reading lately… We read: Arsène Schrauwen by Olivier Schrauwen Published by Fantagraphics, this is Patrick’s favourite graphic novel of last year. Olivier Schrauwen tells the […]
We’ve been nominated by designosaurYEAH (makers of very cool dinosaur inspired jewellery) and The Emperor’s Old Clothes (unique handmade clothing) to take part in the Brighton Etsy team blog hop. The blog hop involves answering a selection of questions and then nominating other people from […]
Ibibio Sound Machine – Let’s Dance (Yak Unek Inek) We went to see Ibibio Sound Machine at The Haunt in Brighton last week. They are excellent musicians and the atmosphere at the gig was right thrilling. The band sounded great and they had also gone […]
Folk Arts of New China – published in March 1954 by The Foreign Languages Press. Foreword by Jack Chen. We found this book in a charity shop in Leeds back in 2007. The photographs look hand-coloured and the performing artists are wearing great clothes and costumes.
Asha Bhosle – Udi Baba from Vidhaata (1982) The first instalment of our weekly music video series is Udi Baba from the film Vidhaata. We haven’t actually seen the whole film but this sequence is pretty mind-blowing. Sinister, dream-like and incredibly funky. Who is the mysterious […]
Food Party is a very surreal American comedy cookery show presented by Thu Tran. This is our favourite episode and features bird puppets, the devil, a character called Yolk-O Oh No and wonderful lo-fi special effects. We especially love the shoot out and the resulting […]