Friday, January 13, 2012

Sacha Blue

ph: JM Ferrater

A day in the life, Jan. 11, 2012

A day in the life, Jan. 11, 2012, at night

Natalia Vodianova

From my vaults: Jacques Brel


Kristina Krivomazova

New York

Huts made of salvaged materials. Notice the baby carriage. Photographed by Berenice Abbott. October 25, 1935.

Mak Weinman

First Lines: Paula Fox - Desperate Characters

Mr. and Mrs. Otto Bentwood drew out their chairs simultaneously.

Katrin Thormann

New Stuff: Massive Attack vs Burial

Extremely hard-to-get limited edition of a great collaborative work with Burial.

April Popelysheva

ph: Ira Bordo

New Stuff: Michael Chapman

Amazing guitar improv album froma an artist you wouldn't have expected it from.

Yulia Petrova

ph: Joshua Jordan

New Stuff: The New Yorker

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Who's That Girl?

Art: André Kieschnik

Eniko Mihalik

ph: Jeff Burton

A day in the life, Jan. 10, 2012

A day in the life, Jan. 10, 2012, in the garage

Kate Moss irrégulière

From my vaults: Robert Breer


Marloes Horst

ph: Victor Demarchelier

New York

Washington Market, 1917.

Lera Sheremeta

ph: Giuseppe Gaspari

First Lines: Jesmyn Ward - Salvage the Bones

China's turned on herself.

Jacquelyn Jablonski

A day in the life, Jan. 9, 2012

A day in the life, Jan. 9, 2012, the moon

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Mini Anden

ph: Bryan Adams

New Stuff: Beck

Supposedly his best album.

Danielle Zinaich

New Stuff: The Bill Dixon Orchestra

Finally, after nearly 5 decades, a cd reissue of this legendary album!

Amy Wesson

ph: Steven Meisel

New Stuff: Shabazz Palaces

According to the Bavarian radio show Zündfunk the best album of 2011.

Anna Donne

New Stuff: Keiji Haino, Jim O'Rourke, Oren Ambarchi

Beautiful double album!

Luize Salmgrieze

A day in the life, Jan. 8, 2012

A day in the life, Jan. 8, 2012, mannequin

Cassi Colvin

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Frodo and Sam continue on to Mordor in their mission to destroy the One Ring, whilst their former companions make new allies and launch an assault on Isengard.

Congenial continuation of the saga including a quite sensational battle.

Yulia "Keats" Kolyasnikova

21 (2008)

Six MIT students are trained to become experts in card counting and subsequently take Vegas casinos for millions in winnings.

Fairly interesting story with no surprises.

Edyta Zajac

Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)

Set in Mexico, a nun called Sara is rescued from three cowboys by Hogan, who is on his way to do some reconnaissance, for a future mission to capture a French for.

Entertaining western which manages to mix in a bit of screwball comedy as well.