Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Major Lazer, the very visually stimulating side project (if you can call it that) of Diplo and Switch will soon be getting its own Cartoon Network Adult Swim show. Ferry Gouw, the illustrator behind the Major Lazer artwork, will become the creative director for the 15 minute episodes. A look at some characters after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 11, 2011
TV On the Radio are set to release their newest LP, Nine Types of Light, where they have filmed a music video for each 10 tracks, and will be stitching those videos together to make a full-feature film. As Tunde Adebimpe, one of the band’s vocalists, said in an interview, “For less than the price of a Maroon 5 video, you can make a full-length feature.” Watch one of their videos after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Friday, April 08, 2011
In our final installment of the Juxtapoz Presents: Die Antwoord interview, we find Ninja and Yo-Landi Vi$$er talking about South Africa, the hatching of "Rich Bitch", and their American culture shock. Watch Parts 3, as well as 1 & 2, after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Friday, April 08, 2011
The Beastie Boys had a big day yesterday; they released the star-studded trailer for their new short film Fight For Your Right Revisited, and they released a new single from their new LP, Hot Sauce Committee Part Two, titled "Make Some Noise." The short film, which premiered at Sundance, stars, Danny McBride, Seth Rogen, Elijah Wood, Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Rashida Jones, Chloë Sevigny, and Will Arnett, amongst others. Watch the trailer after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Aesop Rock has contributed to Juxtapoz Magazine in a few ways, mainly the cover stories on both Jeremy Fish and Tomer Hanuka, respectively (still trying to get that Chris Ware story, maybe someday). In music news, Aesop just remixed the Dirty Ghosts' newest single, "Shout It In," which is the B-side to the original "Shout It In" track. Listen after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Saturday, March 26, 2011
First, we are very excited that Don Cheadle has taken on this Untitled Miles Davis Biopic, set to be released in 2013. So we have to wait a minute. But graphic designer, Heath Killen, has created this movie poster for the film. Not sure if it's an official movie poster, but great nonetheless. Full view after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 23, 2011
The main reason that we bring this video onto our blog stems from when Juxtapoz was in LA on March 9th, we ran into said musician and friends and they all mentioned that said musician was going to be DJing at Low End Theory where Flying Lotus was also to be attending. And we thinking this was a regular occurence, decided not to attend. We should have. Watch the video after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 21, 2011
Rock photographer Jim Marshall has taken some of the most iconic musicians of their time and created some of the most iconic moments in music history. Whether Johnny Cash is throwing the middle finger, or the Beatles are walking onstage at their last concert, or Miles Davis is in the ring, Marshall's pictures alone can fill the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame. More after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Friday, March 18, 2011
We go back to 1983, an era of hip-hop, graffiti, and street culture that our April 2011 Art In the Streets Issue covers, and give you the masterpiece work of graffiti artist, musician and futurist, Rammellzee, and hip-hop artist K-Rob, "Beat Bop." And to round it out, Jean-Michel Basquiat did the single's cover artwork. Listen after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Park Life just released a new Ian Johnson print, "Chet Baker," featuring Johnson's signature line-style mixed with something new: a full black backdrop. The Chet Baker print was made in an edition 50 with 4 artist proofs. Where to buy detalis after the jump . . .