New videos from Brown Cuts Neighbors founders

Once upon a time in the magical land of Amsterdam, New York Jason and Colleen Martin – aged 6 and 4 respectively – started the band and television show Brown Cuts Neighbors. In between then and now things happened. Just recently they have completed some new videos. The first appears...

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The Future of Music

The Future of Music

Last week I attended the amazing 2009 SanFran MusicTech Summit hosted by the awesome Brian and Shoshana Zisk. Saw several great panels and got to meet many others in this strange world of the music business, including several who I had some pretty unlikely connections to. An interesting...

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Installation Five at Anno Domini – San Jose

Installation Five at Anno Domini – San Jose

Our good friend and collaborator Ian Lynam is a contributor to the touring Installation Five show sponsored by Scion. He will be appearing at the opening to its local (to us) stop at Anno Domini in San Jose, California. You should swing on by June 5, 2009. For this year’s tour SCION asked...

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Go Look – The Art of Paul Komoda

Go Look – The Art of Paul Komoda

The ultra talented Paul Komoda has recently relocated himself to LA and joined up with Artist Proof Studio. Paul was a frequent collaborator and fellow SVA student. He contributed many eye-melting goodies to the old Tuna Casserole comix anthology (issues 5-9), edited by myself and Sam Henderson...

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CALMS on Morning Becomes Epileptic

CALMS on Morning Becomes Epileptic

CALMS, AKA Mike Keegan and Nick Carpenter (formerly Lincoln Money Shot, currently also 1/2 of nickname: Rebel) were interviewed on the latest edition of Ned Hardcore’s delightfully entertaining podcast Morning Becomes Epileptic produced by Your PR. Very little is known beyond that. It does...

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Offset Needle Radius Blog Launched

Offset Needle Radius Blog Launched

Joshua Baker has launched a new Offset Needle Radius blog today. That’s what I call putting a day off to really good use. He’s already got three posts on there, so there is plenty to read… this ain’t no bookmark for later. Offset Needle Radius began in February of 2008 as...

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This Saturday May 2nd Go See theGREAToutDOORS

This Saturday May 2nd Go See theGREAToutDOORS

theGREAToutDOORS Originally uploaded by billikidbrand Opening this Saturday, May 2, 2009 at Artbreak Gallery, 195 Grand Street, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11211. Exhibit runs through May 29. Gallery open Thursday through Sunday, 1-7 pm. Featuring altered doors By: Billi Kid, Blanco, Broken Crow...

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Sister Shuffle!

Described as Cindy and her sister and Miguel and his sister. From Athens, OH. Cindy is the creator of Doris zine. More info will be added to this later in the week. Busy busy here at Wow Cool.

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RRRecords – Lowell, MA

RRRecords – Lowell, MA

After many years of wanting, I finally got to visit RRRecords in Lowell, MA and meet its proprietor Ron Lessard on the recent tour. I failed to put a card in my camera, so had to settle for a single still from the old video cam. One of the releases I was most psyched to

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51 3rd 041809 – n:R v. ONR

51 3rd 041809 – n:R v. ONR, originally uploaded by lookseeseen. Cheers to Peter Barvoets aka LookSeeSeeen for constructing this amazing panoramic view of us apparently playing to the wall. Offset Needle Radius Vs. nickname: Rebel live at 51 3rd Street, Troy, New York. April 18, 2009.

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JG Ballard 1930-2009

JG Ballard 1930-2009

I don’t know where to begin with explaining how much the writings and ideas of James (JG) Ballard have meant to and influenced me. Probably more than any other single person. I have all of his books and have probably read about half. I’ve liked to spread them out and probably will...

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