Red Bull Music Academy premiere & Koreless showcase // Review
Koreless / Music / Music Video

Red Bull Music Academy premiere & Koreless showcase // Review

The UK premiere of Ralf Schmerberg’s Red Bull Music Academy documentary ‘What difference does it make?’ took place this week at the legendary Sub Club in Glasgow, followed up by an entrancing live performance from academy veteran, Koreless. There was something a little odd about being in a dark club with that leftover musky air … Continue reading

What difference does it make? // Preview
Koreless / Music / Music Video

What difference does it make? // Preview

This week I was pretty happy to get my hands on 1 of 100 tickets available for the Glasgow screening for the world premiere of “What difference does it make?” - a film by Ralf Schmerberg and Red Bull Music Academy on, simply, making music. Ahead of it’s worldwide digital release on on 18th February, the Scottish subterranean music … Continue reading

Jade // Pompas de jabón, Peru
Art / Jade / Street Art

Jade // Pompas de jabón, Peru

As I’ve mentioned on several occasions in the past, there’s a distinctive quality to a lot of South American street art that I really like. I’m beginning to figure out exactly what it is that appeals to me so much. Jade Rivera is a great example of the super-talented street artists standing out among a ridiculously gifted group from the continent. … Continue reading

Whose writing’s on the wall?
Art / Street Art

Whose writing’s on the wall?

Has the passing of L.A.’s forward thinking ‘mural ordinance’ inadvertently paved the way for street art’s version of the “advertorial”? Art may no longer be a crime, but is subversion of the rules? Large scale mural art has rocketed in popularity over the last few years, incredible apartment block sized art can really blow you away. From a social … Continue reading

Skating the abandoned Leith Waterworld with Harvest…
Art / Harvest Skate Team / Skating

Skating the abandoned Leith Waterworld with Harvest…

As a child of the 80s living in Edinburgh, Leith Waterworld was once a staple activity for every 8 year old’s birthday party. However, in Januray 2012, the doors were shut and the pool drained for the last time (though this time not because of a suspicious object floating on the surface…) and not without some anger in … Continue reading