Figures engaged in dance known as 'The Lindy Hop' Artist:Miguel Covarrubias (Mexican, Mexico City 1904–1957 Mexico City)

Rhythm & Reaction – An exhibition about jazz in UK culture

2018 will bring with it a look at jazz's influence on UK culture over the last 90 years. Rhythm & Reaction: The Age of Jazz in Britain will run from Saturday 27th January to Sunday 22nd April 2018 at Two Temple Place, London. It will feature art, crafts, prints, music, and literature examining the power of …

Cultural Appropriation

The UN To Legally Combat Cultural Appropriation – But Is That Enough?

It's a phrase that makes people of colour indignant towards the perpetrators and white people indignant towards the accusers. Cultural appropriation exists no matter what side you're on. It is harmful to those marginalised and used to make profit under this guise without the slightest notion of understanding or desire to do so. That's where …

Something About Us It might not be the right time I might not be the right one But there's something about us I want to say Cause there's something between us anyway

Steve Reich-tone

Two iPhones ringing at slightly different tempos, a la Steve Reich's Piano Phase. (via kottke)


Set in a futuristic age besieged by corporate forces, Jet Set Radio (and its sequel Jet Set Radio Future), were the cell-shaded chronicles of the GG’s, a gang of roller blading youths (or “rudies”). Their use of graffiti thwarted the evils of the “Rokkaku Group” and at the very core of the franchise lied two …