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Entries from April 26th, 2011

Joffrey Ballet behind-the-scenes and upcoming “Rising Stars”

April 26th, 2011 No Comments

Imaginary Frend got an extra special treat today (yes, we’ve been good) when Joffrey dancer April Daly (seen above) took five to answer a few questions we posed to the ballerina in anticipation of the company’s upcoming program “Rising Stars,” which will feature a world premiere of “Woven Dreams” by Edwaard Liang (side note: April […]

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Junip on Easter

April 26th, 2011 No Comments

Easter Sunday the luck of the good bunny had me hopping that warm evening (by car) up to Evanston, IL (or “Evanstone,” as José put it in his precious Argentine-Scandinavian accent) to an elegant and intimate loft-like back room called SPACE, perfectly cramped with candle-lit tables illuminating dark corners—the coziness of which graciously befitted the […]

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lolla lineup, 20th anniversary

April 26th, 2011 No Comments

and more… all going down in grant park, chicago august 5, 6, 7. can’t wait!

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commonwealth, mi

April 22nd, 2011 1 Comment

Commonwealth Coffee from The Work on Vimeo. my cousin hubert yaro is featured on hypebeast today in the video about talking about his new café in birmingham, michigan (to follow-up his sushi spot in royal oak, mi—ronin). i still think he should trim the jihadi beard (his mother agrees) but i adore him anyway and […]

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dancing shoes

April 22nd, 2011 No Comments

a-trak, may 5, the mid in chicago, be there. need a party preview for your peepers, then here’s alain last weekend @ coachella (bonus game: can you spot brother chromeo?): the many amalgamations of “barbra streisand” continue w/”glee” next week: still think my version’s better. hear “giselle wasfie” right here (i spin it just a […]

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chromeo + vampire weekend @ coachella

April 19th, 2011 No Comments

by the way, chromeo were just announced in the line-up for LA’s Hard Summer Music Festival (aka HARD). westies, see more info here.

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Opening Ceremony Blog – Spike Jonze Presents: Lil Buck and Yo-Yo Ma

April 19th, 2011 No Comments


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Nacional 27 take me away

April 19th, 2011 No Comments

this time last year i was in south beach, miami for spring break. everyday was sunny and mid-seventies and i spent most of my trip in the sand, or at a pool or inside the fontainebleau. this year, this is what i get for vacation: and it hurts. bad. luckily, we have some local places, […]

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new pusha t video

April 19th, 2011 No Comments

pusha t of the clipse fame, who basically steals kanye’s song “runaway” with his guest verse (see coachella performance below) will be bringing that smooth southern confidence to a his new ep Fear of God 2: Let Us Pray, droppin in june. here is a video for the song “my god” from the upcoming album. […]

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“To Tug Hearts, Music First Must Tickle the Neurons”

April 19th, 2011 No Comments

read this cool ny times story right here.

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