can’t resist throwing up a video from my favorites @ la blogothéque; especially when it includes bloc party and this song “modern love” from the amazing album silent alarm, and oh the memories…whattup CITY University, London MA in International Journalism ’05…seriously missing you right now.
Entries Tagged as 'france'
October 30th, 2012 No Comments
May 1st, 2012 No Comments
well, en francais they don’t pronounce “h” so really, this should be titled: “things that make you go mmmm”… anyway, see how “N.I.P.” gets appropriated for the campaign of French presidential candidate Francois Hollande, the potential next president of France and a socialist. Kind of an exciting montage, kind of weirdly displaced as well. So [...]
April 19th, 2012 Comments Off
Did she step off the stage and steal a piece of your heart?
April 19th, 2012 No Comments
The Frenchies of La Blogothéque do it again…(and they can keep doing it all they want, as far as i’m concerned.)
March 11th, 2012 No Comments
YASIIN / DILLA ‘SUNSHINE SCREWFACE’ XCLUSIVE from MASSCORPORATION.COM on Vimeo. Yasiin Bey fka MOS DEF on a DILLA exclusive track ‘SUNSHINE SCREWFACE’ @ radio nova in paris 03.05.12 Yessssssssss.
October 12th, 2011 No Comments
I have been wanting to write a post on LA-based Hanni El Khatib for a minute. Interesting dude making passionate, buzzy music somewhere in the land of Wavves, White Stripes, Black Keys, Best Coast…you get my drift. You may know his Funkadelic cover of “I Got A Thing” was featured on a Nike commerical. Also [...]
Tags: Arab-American · best coast · Black Keys · California · france · Hanni El Khatib · La Blogotheque · Los Angeles · nike · paris · Parliament Funkadelic · Skateboarding · wavves · White Stripes · Will The Guns Come Out
October 3rd, 2011 No Comments
A-Trak has dedicated this remix posted on DFA Soundcloud page to the memory of his good friend DJ Mehdi (both above), who died tragically in September. “Mehdi’s favorite part was the ending…This one’s for you, Memed.” (See full A-Trak note below). The original remix track appeared earlier on Medhi’s Tunisian Summer mix (hear that version [...]
September 13th, 2011 1 Comment
Super sad day today upon hearing about the tragic accident that took the life of French-Tunisian DJ Mehdi, born Mehdi Favéris-Essadi. Apparently Mehdi was on a plexiglass mezzanine of a rooftop in Paris with several other people celebrating at a birthday party for his Carte Blanche partner Riton, when the roof collapsed, killing Essadi and [...]
August 28th, 2011 No Comments
sofia coppola (who, ahem, shares my birthdate—whattup may 14th) wed her babydaddy, frenchman and phoenix frontman thomas mars (wedding photo above), this weekend in italy. these two were friends from way back when coppola was then married to spike jonze. you may remember coppola was one of the first people to introduce phoenix stateside using [...]