I stumbled across Lusine’s debut album working late Saturday night. I couldn’t believe what I was hearing. An album released in 2013 that was unbelievable all the way through. Lusine’s album The Waiting Room is the best album so far of the year.
Lusine is Jeff McIlwain, originally from Texas but has lived in Seattle since 2002. Jeff has been a driving force on the Ghostly International roster and has toured playing read more >
Bravo Splash House, bravo. This past weekend, Pacific Festival, Private Label and LED put on a next level pool party spanning over 3 hotels (The Saguaro, Caliente Tropics and Curve) and featuring 30 dj’s including Bag Raiders, Classixx, Tropicool, Poolside, Bixel Boys, Juan Maclean, Miami Horror, Plastic Plates, Viceroy, read more >
The band East of Ely from Sydney Australia is set to release three singles over the summer and so far they are killing it. The first single, Easy Friend is something to celebrate, and if it’s an indication of what’s to come, we are in for a treat. Listen below, and download for free for easy addition to your summer playlist.
Musikalisches Strandgut essentially translates to: music that is swept to the beach and remains on the beach because the sea has brought it there. SystemFEIND aka MRschlott brings us a vibrant, motivating soulfoul, happy mix, laden with deep house rhythm and vocal hooks that will most surely get you moving at your desk or singing along. Play it all the way through and then head on over to MRschlott’s soundcloud to download the read more >
Yesterday, we posted a series of photos by photographer Robert Frank. Within the series of photos, we mistakenly featured a photo of a young girl, about fourteen, holding a cigarette. This famous photo, named “Candy Cigarette,” belongs to Sally Mann. (Thank you, for those of you who caught it)
So here we are, yet again (although even more stripped to the boney skeleton and unlike anything else to this day) staring into the eyes of the lonely, read more >
by Kari Hendrick
Cocksucker Blues is one of the most notable documentaries ever made about the Rolling Stones by photographer/filmmaker Robert Frank. It captures the drunken horizons of real life on the road in 1972; late nights and early mornings, filled with drug use and group sex. After the film was made, Jagger argued with Frank that the show wouldn’t be allowed to air, and if it did, they most definitely wouldn’t be allowed back into the United read more >
You’ve all had a few too many beers in the sun and you’re about to stuff your face with fresh food off of the barbeque. You’re slightly sunburnt, dehydrated, exhausted but you’ve never felt better. You’re enjoying that beer without a concern for what happens next. That’s when you put on this set.
It’s totally weird, unexpected and noticeably different. Spanning a huge variety of genres and generations of music, Todd Terje’s newest BBC 1 Essential Mix read more >
Creaminal Agency is an agency from Paris that specializes in music supervision for films and other sorts of media (ads, promo vids, video games etc). They work with a wide network of independent recording labels, publishers and artists, and have placed music in the most perfect moments, bringing the frames to life for our grateful ears. Trusted by best in the business, Michel Gondry to name one of many, Creaminal has made some noise.
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Jason Lee Parry is a gritty photographer known for shooting everything from Ashley Smith in the desert, to Free People. Today on WT we feature some of our favorites from his collection. The way he has kept his distinct edgy style even when shooting mainstream covers for Elle, is an inspiration for artists and photographers set on playing in a wide range of editorial while staying true to their own look and feel.
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